Tom Buchanan

Tom BuchananAssistant Professor

Master of Arts in Teaching Dept.
Telephone: 503-554-6025

Thomas D. Buchanan
Assistant Professor of Education
Cohort Leader: Full-Time Program, Master of Arts in Teaching
• Educational Foundations
• Developmentally Informed Teaching
• Music Pedagogy
Buchanan previously served for twelve years as Director of Music and Assistant Professor of Teacher Education at Cascade College, a northwest campus of Oklahoma Christian University. Before coming to higher education, Buchanan taught for fourteen years in Oregon Public Schools.  As a Music Specialist, he had opportunity to teach over 8000 students, including every grade level, K through 12.  Under his direction, the High School choral groups in Gladstone, Oregon grew from just a few students, to a large and successful program.  Buchanan holds an active Standard Oregon Teaching License in both Basic Elementary General Subjects and K-12 Music.
EDUCATION: Ed.D, Educational Foundations and Leadership Program, George Fox University
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