Mrs. McNiff has earned the status of Highly Distinguished educator multiple times through her years of serving schools.

In addition to teaching, Mrs.McNiff has been an active researcher, focusing on Special Needs in the General Music Classroom and multi-cultural awareness.

  • 1st video sample: demonstrates practicing a performance song to 1st grade students

  • 2nd video sample: demonstrates students using hand-clapping games to create kinesthetic awareness while learning a song in Middle English

  • 3rd video sample: a virtual 1st grade lesson

  • 4th video sample: a virtual 3rd grade music history lesson and story