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consultant , Special education educator

Donald Eugene Healy,, American special education educator, consultant. Certified administrative and teaching elementary education and special education, Illinois, Iowa. Special Olympic scholar Chicago Park District Special Olympics, 1972-1975.

Background

Healy,, Donald Eugene was born on September 27, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Donald E. Senior and Ida Belle (Mackey) Healy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Illinois State University, 1975. Master of Science in Education, Illinois State University, 1979. Educational Specialist, Western Illinois University, 1984.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1992.

Career

Special education teacher Black Hawk Area Special Education Center, E. Moline, Illinois, 1977-1980, assistant principal, 1980-1986. Elementary teacher Ericsson School, Moline, 1986-1991. Elementary principal Willard School, 1992-1996.

Owner, director H.E.A.L.Y. Consulting, Rock Island, Illinois, since 1995. Assistant professor Mary Crest International University, Davenport, Iowa, 1996-1997. Assistant professor special education department Western Illinois University, Macomb, since 1997.

Consultant Illinois State Board Education, Springfield, since 1996, Grant Basic Intensive Elementary, Rock Island, 1998, Chicago Public Schools, since 1998, Regional Offices Education, Moline, Annawan, Illinois.

Achievements

  • Certified administrative and teaching elementary education and special education, Illinois, Iowa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Writer, director (educational video) The Syndrome of Autism, 1990.

Membership

Event director Mississippi Valley Special Olympics, Moline, 1976-1996. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Council Exceptional Children, Illinois Quad City Chamber of Commerce (member committee), Phi Delta Kappa (Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation award 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gourment cooking, creative writing, greco-roman culture, reading, internet.

Connections

Married Katherine Sue Witty, June 14, 1975. Children: Caitlin, Ian.

father:
Donald E. Senior Healy,

mother:
Ida Belle (Mackey) Healy,

spouse:
Katherine Sue Witty

child:
Caitlin Healy,

child:
Ian Healy,