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Gary Gordon Rude, American principal. Certified elementary and secondary teacher, elementary and secondary principal Washington. Federal career education grant, 1982.

Background

Rude, Gary Gordon was born on April 10, 1943 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Gordon Ross and Marianne (Gleason) Rude.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Seattle University, 1969. Doctor of Education, 1985. Master of Education, Western Washington University, 1973.

Career

Teacher North Thurston School District, Lacey, Washington, 1969—1972, Lake Washington School District, Kirkland, 1972—1976, Aberdeen (Washington) School District, 1976—1978. Principal Eatonville (Washington) School District, 1978—1982, Lake Stevens (Washington) School District, 1982—1986, Mount Pilchuck Elementary School, 1982—1986. Project coordinator Association Washington School Principals, since 1986.

Conductor conduct effectiveness workshops for school-district personnel. Director various educational committees. Co-chairman development and implementation of cross-aged micro-computer program for disadvantaged kindergarten students, 1982—1983.

Active advocacy group for handicapped adults. Aberdeen, school levy election campaigns, drama groups. President Lake Stevens Food Bank, 1985.

With United States Army, 1963-1965.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary and secondary teacher, elementary and secondary principal Washington.

Membership

Member of Washington State Association Elementary School Principals, National Association Elementary School Principals (participant National Fellows program 1986), Washington State Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Kathy Ann Baumunk, March 29, 1980. Children: Kristi, Scott, Heather, Charles.

father:
Gordon Ross Rude

mother:
Marianne (Gleason) Rude

spouse:
Kathy Ann Baumunk

children:
Kristi Rude

Scott Rude

Heather Rude

Charles Rude