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Mary Lackman Gillaspy, American program director, author. Recipient Outstanding Teacher award University Chicago, 1987. Member fund raiser High Plains Humanities Council, Garden City 1985-1988. Member National Council Teachers English, Kansas Association Teachers English, Kansas Association for Gifted Talented Creative, Midwest Writing Centers, National Education Assn, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.

Background

Gillaspy, Mary Lackman was born on October 3, 1944 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Hugo and Elizabeth Anne (Clement) Lackman.

Education

Bachelor, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1966. Master of Science, Kansas State University, 1983.

Career

Teacher, Gladewater (Texas) High School, 1974-1976;teacher, Agnew Day School, Shreveport, Los Angeles., 1976-1979;teacher, Kenneth Henderson Junior High School, Garden City, Kansas, 1979-1987;teacher, Garden City (Kansas) High School, 1987-1990;director at risk program, Unified School District #457, Garden City, 1990-1993;owner, The Electronic Quill, Kansas, 1986-1988;writer, Perfection Learning Corporation (formerly Perfection Form Company), Des Moines, since 1986. Secretary Professional Development Council, Garden City, 1983-1984, vice chair, 1984-1987. Executive Committee Kansas Leadership Conference for Staff Development, Topeka, 1984-1987l member Professional Practices Commission, 1987-1990.

Coordinator English as Second Language project Garden CityHigh School, 1989-1990.

Works

Membership

Member fund raiser High Plains Humanities Council, Garden City 1985-1988. Member National Council Teachers English, Kansas Association Teachers English, Kansas Association for Gifted Talented Creative, Midwest Writing Centers, National Education Assn, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: needlework, swimming, reading.

Connections

Married Jefferson Gillaspy, April 9, 1976 (deceased February 1992). Children: Mary Janet Elizabeth, Daniel Eric.

father:
Hugo Lackman

mother:
Elizabeth Anne (Clement) Lackman

spouse:
Jefferson Gillaspy

children:
Mary Janet Elizabeth Gillaspy

Daniel Eric Gillaspy