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John David Volmink

mathematics educator

John David Volmink, South African mathematics educator. Member Mathematics Association American, National Council Teachers of Mathematics Supporter United Democratic Front.; Member Christian Brethren Church.

Background

Volmink, John David was born on September 11, 1949 in Cape Town, Republic South Africa. Son of James John and Johanna Catherine (Cameron) Volmink.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa, 1973, Bachelor of Science (honours), 1975. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1983. H.E.D., United States Africa, Pretoria, 1984.

Mathematics teacher Belgravia High School, Cape Town, 1971-1975. Lecturer applied mathematics University Western Cape, 1976-1978. Head mathematics department Peninsula Technikon, Bellville, 1978-1983.

Deputy director academy support University Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa, since 1983. Consultant Consulting Group Inc., San Diego, 1982-1983, Teacher Opportunities Programmes, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1984-1985.

Career

Editor: Total Operations Processing System math. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Editor: Total Operations Processing System mathematics learning kit, 1984-1985. Contributor articles to professional journals. Community mathematics leader Build a Better Society, Cape Town, 1984.

    Provost's fellow Cornell University, 1981.

Membership

Member Mathematics Association American, National Council Teachers of Mathematics Supporter United Democratic Front. Member Christian Brethren Church.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, chess.

Connections

Married Engela Suzanne Mars, August 9, 1975. Children– Heinrich Cyril, John Samuel.

father:
James John Volmink

mother:
Johanna Catherine (Cameron) Volmink

spouse:
Engela Suzanne Mars

children:
Heinrich Cyril Volmink

John Samuel Volmink