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secondary gifted and talented education educator

Joseph Stafford York, American secondary gifted and talented education educator. Certified English, history and Bible teacher, Tennessee.

Background

York, Joseph Stafford was born on October 13, 1944 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Benjamin Preston and Ora Belle (Stafford) York.

Education

Bachelor, Lambuth College, Jackson, Tennessee, 1966. Postgraduate, Memphis State University, 1970. Postgraduate, St. John's Graduate Institute, Santa Fe.

Postgraduate, University Tennessee.

Career

Instructor English,, Dyersburg (Tennessee) State Community Collegeinstructor English,, Memphis State Universityteacher English gifted and talented education, Fayette County Schools, Somerville, Tennesseeteacher English gifted and talented education, McNairy County Schools, Adamsville, Tennessee. Deputy chief auxiliary probation officer Juvenile Court Memphis and Shelby County. Member of advisory county on teacher education and certified Tennessee Board Education.

Achievements

  • Certified English, history and Bible teacher, Tennessee.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Handbook for Written Expression, (poem) The Other Side of the Mirror, 1976.

Membership

Member National Education Association, National Council Teachers English, National State Teachers Year (executive director Tennessee chapter since 1991), Tennessee Council Teachers English, Conference on College Composition and Communication, Tennessee Education Association, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, Fayette County Education Association, McNairy County Education Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Sigma.

Connections

father:
Benjamin Preston York

mother:
Ora Belle (Stafford) York