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middle school educator

Norman Albert Wright, was American middle school educator.

Background

Wright,, Norman Albert was born on July 21, 1948 in Suffern, New York, United States. Son of Norman A. and Eleanor (Schultz) Wright.

Education

Bachelor, Pace University, Pleasantville, New York, 1970. Master of Arts, William Paterson College, Wayne, New Jersey, 1974.

Career

Teacher 6th grade, Nanuet (New York) Public Schools, 1970-1977;teacher 5th grade, Alpine (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1977-1978;teacher 6th grade, Englewood Cliffs (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1978-1979;teacher 5th grade, Woodcliff Lake (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1979-1980;teacher middle school mathematics, Woodcliff Lake (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1980-1982;teacher middle school science, Woodcliff Lake (New Jersey) Public Schools, since 1982. Member professional development committee Woodcliff Lake Public Schools, 1988-1990, co-chair,1990-, member supts. curriculum coordinator committee, since 1988, district and regionalsci. articulation team, since 1988, chairman district science team, since 1994, middle school program development committee, since 1990.

Membership

Judge Seiko Challenge National Science Competition, Our Lady of Mercy School of Science Fair. Member Woodcliff Lake Parent-Teachers Association. Member National Education Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Science Teachers Association, National Middle Level Science Teachers Association, National Council Teachers of Mathematics, National Council Teachers English, American Museum Natural History, National Geography Society, New Jersey Education Association, New Jersey Science Teachers Association (conference presenter) New Jersey Marine Education Association, New Jersey Earth Science Teachers Association, North Jersey Weather Observers, American Chemical Society (teacher affiliate), New Jersey Association Environmental Education, New Jersey Association Middle Level Educators, Hudson Valley Orienteering, United States Orienteering Federation, Woodcliff Lake Education Association, New York Zoological Society, International Society Technology in Education, International Reading Association, Astronomical Society Pacific, Activities Integrating Mathematics and Science Education Foundation, New York State Middle School Association, The Planetary Society, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, rowing, bicycling, photography, reading.

Connections

1 child, Kami Renee.

father:
Norman A. Wright,

mother:
Eleanor (Schultz) Wright,

child:
Kami Renee Wright,