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special education and English educator

Lillian Willean Thompson, American special education and English educator. Certified special education teacher, business education teacher. Recipient Excellence in Education award Clark County School District, 1983. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Las Vegas, since 1991, 2nd Baptist Church, since 1991. Member Grambling State Alumni, Council Exceptional Children.

Background

Thompson, Lillian Willean was born on September 22, 1950 in Lake Providence, Louisiana, United States.

Education

Diploma, Manual Arts College, Los Angeles, 1967. Bachelor of Business Administration, Grambling State University, 1971. Master of Education, University Las Vegas, 1976.

Career

Library, Las Vegas (Nevada) Library., 1974-1976; teacher, Woodbury Junior High School, Las Vegas, since 1976; chair department special education, Woodbury Junior High School, Las Vegas, 1978-1982; part time teacher, Southern Nevada Correctional Center, Las Vegas, 1982-1987; adult education teacher, Las Vegas Evening School, 1987-1989; teacher, tutor, 2d Baptist Church, Las Vegas, since 1991. Board directors Institute to Strengthen Intellectual Skills, 1975-1976.

Achievements

  • Certified special education teacher, business education teacher.

Membership

Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Las Vegas, since 1991, 2nd Baptist Church, since 1991. Member Grambling State Alumni, Council Exceptional Children.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stamp collecting, reading, walking, decorating, sewing.

Connections

Daughter of Abner and Ruby (Ellis) T. (divorced September 1983). 1 child, LaDeamya WanShaye Ellis.

father:
Abner Thompson

mother:
Ruby (Ellis) Thompson

child:
LaDeamya WanShaye Ellis Thompson