Vicky Scott

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Academic Interests

  • Music literacy in children music instruction for students who are deaf or hard of hearing
  • Current trends in public education

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • Clinician, South Central Missouri Music Educators Association Elementary Honor Choir 2014
  • Clinician, Kodaly of the Ozarks Elementary Honor Choir 2015
  • Presenter, Missouri Choral Directors Association Summer Convention 2016

Previous Experience

  • Springfield Public Schools, 1986–2016
  • Elementary Vocal Music Teacher Missouri State University, 2011–Spring 2016
  • Per course instructor, Music education methods


Springfield, MO since 1981. I moved frequently as a child, so I consider Springfield my hometown.


  • Reading
  • Singing
  • Gardening

Future Goals and Aspirations

To develop a Kodaly Method based music class for preschool age children

Life Outside the University

I live with my husband Jerry, who is the choral director at Willard High School. We have twin sons, a daughter, two daughters-in-law, and a soon-to-be son-in-law, all of whom are Missouri State Bears! We enjoy family gatherings, trips to explore new places, and listening to local bands.

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