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educator

Peter Terence Scott, Australian Educator. Registered teacher, Queensland, Australia. Research grantee U. New England, 1976.

Background

Scott, Peter Terence was born on September 9, 1945 in Sydney, Australia. Son of Victor Alexander and Dorothy Ella Scott.

Education

Teacher's certified, Sydney Teachers College, 1964; Bachelor of Science, U. NSW, Sydney, 1975; Master of Science, U. New England, Armidale, NSW, 1983; M Ednl. Administration, U. New England, Armidale, NSW, 1992; postgraduate, Australia Catholic U., since 1994.

Career

Teacher, Watson High School, Canberra, Australia, 1965-1967; teacher, Vaucluse High School, Sydney, 1968-1972; teacher, Blakehurst High School, Sydney, 1973-1976; teacher, Corinda State High School, Brisbane, Australia, 1985-1986; lecturer, founder science education courses in physical science, U. New England, 1976-1977; head science faculty, Warialda (NSW) High School, 1978-1984; head science faculty, Ipswich (Queensland, Australia) State High School, 1987; teacher geology, head earth science department, Anglican Church Grammar School, Brisbane, since 1988. Consultant on geology curriculum NSW State Education Department, Sydney, 1980. Head committee geology syllabus Board Senior Secondary Schools Studies, Brisbane, 1988-1992.

Member science advising committee Queensland State Government, Brisbane, 1988-1992.

Achievements

  • Registered teacher, Queensland, Australia.

Membership

Treasurer-secretary Apex Club, Warialda, 1981-1982. Lieutenant Australian Army Reserve, 1966-1975. Member Australian College Education, Queensland Science Teachers Association, Australian Science Teachers Association, Queensland Association Teachers Indiana Schools, Australian Teachers Union, National Association Geology Teachers (United States), Australian Geological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snow skiing, music, reading, sailing tall ships, hiking.

Connections

Married Wendy June Firth, Dec.20, 1974. Children: Matthew Iain, Andrew James.

father:
Victor Alexander

mother:
Dorothy Ella Scott

spouse:
Wendy June Firth

children:
Matthew Iain Scott

Andrew James Scott