Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Ben Porter
Ben Porter has been the Music Specialist at Beverly Elementary since the ’00 – ’01 school year. Mr. Porter graduated with honors from the University of North Texas. In 2002 and 2014 he was chosen as North Texas Children’s Choir’s Teacher of the Year. He was then chosen as Teacher of the Year for Beverly Elementary in 2015. Mr. Porter believes that music is for everyone, and strives to make his students love music in his classroom.
Mr. Porter was also married in his first year at Beverly. He and his wife, Candice, have two wonderful children.