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consultant , Special education administrator

Margaret Ann Blair, American special education administrator, consultant. Certified special education teacher, administrator, New York. Long Island University grantee, 1990-1992.

Background

Blair, Margaret Ann was born on March 14, 1948 in New York City. Daughter of William Patrick and Florence C. (Clarke) Grier.

Education

Bachelor, Marymount College, 1970. Master of Arts in Special Education, New York University, 1976. Professional diploma, Long Island University, 1992.

Career

Teacher elementary, Diocese of Brooklyn, 1970-1973;teacher junior high school, Diocese of Brooklyn, 1973-1974;teacher learning disabilities, New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, 1974-1977;teacher, trainer special education division, New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, 1977-1980;administrative assistant special education, Queens (New York) Regional Office, 1980-1983;learning disabilities resource teacher, Queens (New York) Public School 107Q, Queens, 1983-1991;special education supervisor, City of Queens, New York, since 1991. Staff development workshop leader Board of Education District 25, Queens, 1978-1989. Teacher mentor program New York City Board Education, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Certified special education teacher, administrator, New York.

Membership

Member Superintendent's Advisory Council, Diocese of Rockville Center, New York, 1985-1988. Vice president St. Joseph School Parent-Teachers Association, Garden City, New York, 1984-1985, president school board, 1988-1989. Regional board directors Diocese of Rockville Center, since 1990.

Member Council for Exceptional Children, American Federation Teachers, New York University Alumnae Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: theater, dancing.

Connections

Married Thomas G. Blair, September 15, 1973. Children: T Gately, Timothy Gavin.

father:
William Patrick Grier

mother:
Florence C. (Clarke) Grier

spouse:
Thomas G. Blair

children:
T Gately Blair

Timothy Gavin Blair