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Education educator

Peter Booth Tymms, South African education educator.

Background

Tymms, Peter Booth was born on January 21, 1949 in Springs, South Africa. Arrived in England, 1953. Son of Wilfrid Widdas and Dorothy Tymms.

Education

Bachelor, Cambridge University, 1970. Master of Education, Newcastle University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, 1997.

Master of Arts (honorary), Cambridge University, 1975.

Career

Postgraduate Certificate in Education, 1971—1975. Teacher various schools and colleges in United Kingdom, 1975—1987. Research associate Newcastle University, 1987—1990.

Lecturer Moray House, Edinburgh, 1990—1992, Newcastle University, 1992—1995. From lecturer to professor department of education Durham University, England, since 1996. Director Performance Indicators in Primary Schools, Durham University, since 1994.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, reading, astronomy.

Connections

Married Beena Rose Steaphen, December 1975. Children: Vijayan, Santosh.

father:
Wilfrid Widdas

mother:
Dorothy Tymms

spouse:
Beena Rose Steaphen

child:
Vijayan Tymms

child:
Santosh Tymms