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researcher , Secondary educator

Paul Christopher Lyness, American secondary educator, researcher. Certified teacher, Massachusetts. Recipient teacher recognition Bowdoin College, 1989, Dartmouth College, 1990, Presidential Teacher award Choice, 1993; Tandy scholar, 1992-1993.


Lyness, Paul Christopher was born on February 19, 1945 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Robert Vincent and Angela Gabriel (Perron) Lyness.


Bachelor in Mathematics, Providence College, 1966. Master of Science in Mathematics, Salem State College, 1992.


Teacher mathematics, Bishop Fenwick High School, Peabody, Massachusetts, 1966-1969;teacher mathematics, Marblehead (Massachusetts) High School, since 1969. Instructor North Shore Community College, Beverly, Massachusetts, 1968-1972. Tutor Mathematics Laboratory, Salem State College, 1989-1990.

Mentor teacher Harvard University, since 1989. Participant 7th International Congress on Mathematics Education, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada summer 1992. Member sttering committee New England Association Secondary School Communications, Marblehead, 1990-1992.


  • Certified teacher, Massachusetts.


Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, National Assessment Association in Mathematics, Association Advanced Placement Teachers of Mathematics New England, Association Teachers of Mathematics New England, Mathematics Association American, Association Humanistic Psychology (committee since 1989), Marblehead Teachers Forum (treasurer since 1992), Synergest, American Contract Bridge League.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, bridge.


Children: Michelle, Christopher.

Robert Vincent Lyness

Angela Gabriel (Perron) Lyness

Michelle Lyness

Christopher Lyness