MPS teacher a finalist for special Grammy award

"Our philosophy was, we wanted a place for every student to be involved in music, no matter what that looked like," Breitbarth said.

Today more than 400 of Reagan's 1,300 students participate in music classes or clubs that focus on history, theory, performance, composition, DJ skills, radio production or musical theater. Breitbarth's impact on that growth attracted the attention of the Grammy Foundation, which named her a finalist for a 2017 Grammy Music Educator Award.

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