D. Travis Washington currently teaches general music and select choir at P.S. 72. Originally from Pine Hill, New Jersey, he is an alumni of Rowan University where he received undergraduate degrees in Music Education and Vocal Performance. Mr. Washington Is a certified Music K-12 teacher in New York and New Jersey. He believes that a holistic approach to music education, in which the music helps to develop an individual’s character, is the best way to create excellent musicians and citizens who will have a positive impact on our society.