Florence Scattergood, M.M. is a veteran choral music educator whose teaching assignments number 11 schools in 4 districts and vary from 2A rural to 5A urban campuses and include suburban private as well as at-risk public schools. While in Irving ISD, she was honored as ESC Region 10 Secondary Teacher of the Year (1998-99), and in 2003-04 she was selected the Secondary Teacher of the Year for Waco ISD.
As a cooperating teacher and field instructor of choral music education, Scattergood has supervised over 30 student teachers from 5 universities. She is a frequent presenter both for teacher inservices and professional conventions and an active mentor. In 2009, Mrs. Scattergood was selected as the first recipient of the Baylor University Music Education Distinguished Alumni Award.
Mrs. Scattergood currently teaches musicianship courses and serves as Director of the Youth Chorus of Central Texas which provides internship opportunities for Baylor choral music education majors.