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Educational administrator

Deborah Sue Holmes, American Educational administrator ( education)educational administrator. Recipient Vicki LarasonLandman Non-Sexist Teaching award University Kansas, 1975, Jayhawk Teacher award, 1976, National Recognition for Elementary School Excellence, 1986, Missouri Recognition for Secondary School Excellence, 1989; Leadership St. Louis fellow, 1989.

Background

Holmes, Deborah Sue was born on March 21, 1953 in Topeka. Daughter of Robert G. and Virginia M. (Slingerland) Holmes.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, U. Kansas, 1974, Master of Science in Curriculum Development, 1979, certified administration instructional technical, 1980, Doctor of Philosophy in Ednl. Administration, 1988. Elementary school teacher, Lawrence, Kansas, 1972-1973, 74-79.

Co-coordinator Green House Child Care Center, Lawrence, 1973-1974. Instructor U. Kansas, 1973-1975. Curriculum developer media, literacy project Lawrence Public Schools, 1979-1980.

Director federal programs/curriculum projects University City, Missoury, 1980-1982. Principal Jackson Park Elementary School, University City, 1982-1986, Brittany Woods Middle School, University City, 1986-1990. Assistant superintendent Kirkwood School District, 1990-1993, interim superintendent, 1993^.

Chairman personnel committee Hilltop Child Development Center, Lawrence, 1975-1980. Consultant in field.

Career

Elementary school teacher, Lawrence, Kansas, 1972—1973, 1974—1979. Co-coordinator Green House Child Care Center, Lawrence, 1973—1974. Instructor University Kansas, 1973—1975.

Curriculum developer media, literacy project Lawrence Public Schools, 1979—1980. Director federal programs/curriculum projects, University City, Missouri, 1980—1982. Principal Jackson Park Elementary School, 1982—1986.

Assistant superintendent Kirkwood School District, 1990—1993. Interim superintendent, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified administration instructional technical 1980.

Membership

Chairman personnel committee Hilltop Child Development Center, Lawrence, 1975—1980. Member advisory board English Language School. Member of National Organization of Women, National Middle Schools Association, National Association Secondary School Principals, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Robert G. Holmes

mother:
Virginia M. (Slingerland) Holmes