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Elementary education educator

Margaret Rose Gorzka, American Elementary education educator. Permanent certified N-6. Grantee Science Wizards at Work, 1994; recipient Distinguished Svc. award East Rochester Parent-Teachers Association, 1986, Crystal Apple award, 1995, PASE award, 1995, 98, Team Performance Recognition award for Fairport Center School district, 1993-1994, Phoebe Apperson Hearst Outstanding Education Excellence award 1996.

Background

Gorzka, Margaret Rose was born on September 2, 1945 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Alfonso Sebastian and Hannah Jean (Morris) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Akron University, 1968. Master of Science in Elementary Education, Nazareth College, Rochester, New York, 1986.

Career

Teacher 1st grade, # 3 School Rochester (New York) City Schools, 1967-1968; teacher 1st grade, St. John the Evangelist, Rochester, 1968-1970; teacher 1st grade, Mother of Sorrows, Rochester, 1971-1972; teacher kindergarten, St. John's School, Spencerport, New York, spring 1978; teacher 1st, 2d, 3d grades, St. Rita's, West Webster, New York, 1978-1979; teacher 1st grade, St. Anne's, Rochester, 1979-1981; teacher 1st grade, St. Jerome's, East Rochester, New York, 1981-1986; teacher kindergarten, 1st grade, East Rochester Union Free Schools, East Rochester, 1986-1991; teacher 1st grade, Fairport (New York) Center Schools, since 1991. Geselle trainer East Rochester Union Free Schools, since 1987, essential elements of effective instruction trainer, 1987-1991, clinical supervision trainer, 1987-1991. Consultant and presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Permanent certified N-6.

Membership

Member fundraising committee Advent House, Fairport, since 1993. Parent-Teachers Association chair for Parent Education, 1995-1996. Member staff development Fairport Center School District, 1996-2002.

Member policy board Fairport Tch. Center, since 1999; chair Daffodil Day, since 1994. Volunteer Prince William Hospital, Glenkirk Elementary School.

Business member Nokesville Volunteer Fire Department, member fund raising committee. Member American Association of University Women, New York State United Teachers, Fairport Education Association, Prince William Hospital Auxilliary, Phi Mu Alumnae (vice president 1970s).

Connections

Married Joseph Frank Gorzka Senior, November 24, 1966. Children: Joseph Frank Junior, Julie-Anne.

father:
Alfonso Sebastian Brown

mother:
Hannah Jean (Morris) Brown

spouse:
Joseph Frank Gorzka Senior

children:
Julie-Anne Gorzka

Joseph Frank Junior Gorzka