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glass artist , Special education educator

Carolyn Jane McCarthy, American special education educator. Certified special education teacher, Michigan, Missouri. Grantee Michigan Department Special Education, 1990, Lakeview Educational Foundation, 1993. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Council Exceptional Children, Michigan Association Learning Disabled Educators, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

McCarthy, Carolyn Jane was born on October 20, 1944 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Daughter of Ronald Otis and Rosemary (Smith) Lippitt.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Lesley College, 1967; Master of Arts in Special Education, University of Michigan, 1968; postgraduate, Center Creative Studies, 1987-1990; Computer Technician Degree, Control Data, 1982.

Career

Diagnostic teacher, Kirksville (Missouri) Regional Diagnostic Center, 1968-1970; teacher emotionally impaired, Children's Orthogenic Center, Detroit, 1970-1975; director autistic preschooling program, Children's Orthogenic Center, Detroit, 1973-1975; day treatment director, Children's Orthogenic Center, Detroit, 1975-1979; co-director community mental health, Children's Orthogenic Center, Detroit, 1979-1981; resource inclusive teacher, Lakeview School District, Battle Creek, Michigan, since 1990. Secretary Great Lakes Free-Net Education Comsn., Battle Creek, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified special education teacher, Michigan, Missouri.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Public and editor Epson Connection Magazine, 1983-1986. Exhibited in group show at Center Creative Studies, 1988, 89.

Membership

Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Council Exceptional Children, Michigan Association Learning Disabled Educators, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, sculpture and glass, collecting Inuit art, new technology, Finch aviary.

Connections

Married John Francis McCarthy, June 13, 1968. Children: Coriander, Rosemary, Michael.

father:
Ronald Otis Lippitt

mother:
Rosemary (Smith) Lippitt

spouse:
John Francis McCarthy

child:
Michael McCarthy

child:
Coriander McCarthy

child:
Rosemary McCarthy