Sal Stow joined Meridian in January of 2020 as the PYP Music teacher. Sal is originally from Yorkshire, United Kingdom! She moved to Houston, Texas in August 2011. Sal has a Bachelor's Honors degree with a major in Music and minor in Sport from the University of Leicester, UK, followed with a post graduate Certificate of Education from the University of Leeds, UK. She has taught music for 23 years, of which the first 14 years were in the UK in a high school. After moving to Houston, she taught music in IB schools. The school she taught prior to Meridian was a an IB magnet school for Gifted and Talented students. Sal has completed training as a Gifted and Talented teacher. She is also a Texas certified teacher in Music K-12. Sal has completed IB training including category 3 training in Music and Action in the PYP. Sal loves the scope that the IB encompasses and this enables her to create relevant and trans-disciplinary learning in Music. She has served as a mentor to students for the 5th Grade Exhibition at her previous school.