Degrees and Certifications:
Certified to teach Music Pre-K through Grade 12 in West Virginia Masters in Curriculum & Instruction - Salem International University Bachelor of Music - Susquehanna University
Mr. David Bateman
K-2 Music Teacher
34 years of teaching music in elementary school, including 22 years in McDowell County and 12 years in Berkeley County. I participated in a Fulbright Memorial Fund program in Japan. I studied at University College in Oxford, England, for another summer.
I like to read, especially about American history. I also enjoy traveling. I have been to every state except Alaska, Hawaii and North Dakota. My travels have included Canada, Japan and most of Western Europe. I like to visit my children and grandchildren. I have served several churches as choir director, children's choir director, organist and pianist. My wife and I enjoy touring state and national parks.