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Special education educator

Iris Sharon Drower, American Special education educator ( education)special educator. award Ariz. Member Council Exceptional Children, International Foundation Business and Professional Women's.

Background

Drower, Iris Sharon was born on June 8, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Victor and Harriet (Deutch) Drower. Bachelor of Science in Special and Elementary Education, Northern Illinois U., 1976.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Special and Elementary Education, Northern Illinois University, 1976. M. Adult Education, Arizona State University, 1984. Postgraduate, University Nottingham, England.

Career

Teacher special.edn. John Marshall High School, Austin High School, Chicago, 1976-1979. Teacher for handicapped Mesa (Arizona) Central Vocational Technology Center, 1979-1981. Drivers education specialist for handicapped, Mesa School District, 1981^.

Teacher therapeutic horsemanship for handicapped. Lecturer in field. Camp naturalist, assistant photographer Chicago Youth Centers, 1973-1978. Assistant Special Olympics, Illinois, 1976-1978, Arizona, 1979^.

Mobility specialist for exceptional learner, 1981^. Volunteer Phoenix Friends of Symphony, 1990. Special Edn.scholar Rotary Mesa Club, 1981.

Recipient award Arizona Driver and Safety Education Association, Tempe, Arizona, 1983.

Membership

Camp naturalist, assistant photographer Chicago Youth Centers, 1973—1978. Assistant Special Olympics, Illinois, 1976—1978, Arizona, since 1979, mobility specialist for exceptional learner, since 1981. Volunteer Phoenix Friends of Symphony, 1990.

Member Council Exceptional Children, International Foundation Business and Professional Women's Club, Driver Safety Association, Special Needs Association, Foundation Exceptional Children, Arizona Higher and Adult Education Association, Smithsonian Institution, Arizona Vocational Association, National Down Syndrome Association, Sharing Down Syndrome Association (Phoenix chapter), Arizona Driver Safety Association, United Nations Association (vice president Phoenix chapter), United States Peoples Chinese Friendship Association (secretary since 1989), Pacific Rim Association, Rotary Club (alternate scholar 1990-1991), International Association for Disabled Drivers, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Victor Bachelor of Science

mother:
Harriet (Deutch) Drower. Bachelor of Science