Sheldon Arvay has been a public music educator for the past 22 years. He is currently the teacher and head of the guitar program at GS Lakie Middle School. He received a Bachelor in Music Education from Minot State in 1999 and taught concert band for 9 years before moving to GS Lakie to start a Popular Music Education program. He also completed his Master's degree in Music Education from Anderson University (South Carolina) in 2017. He has taught every facet of music including popular music education, concert band, orchestra and choral music. Latest research interests include popular and electronic music education. Time to revitalize music education for the 21st century!