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Robert Long Thompson

educator

Robert Long Thompson, American educator. Member American Industrial Arts Association, American Vocational assosiation, New York State Industrial Arts and Vocational Education Association (Vice-President).

Background

Thompson, Robert Long was born on September 7, 1908 in Bowling Green, Ohio, United States. Son of Harry E. and Adah (Long) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bowling Green State University, 1931. Master of Arts, New York University, 1941, Doctor of Education, 1947.

Career

1 son, Robert Hayward. Faculty Whitmer High School, Toledo, 1931-1934, Akron High School, 1934-1938, Oswego State Teachers College, summer 1938. Faculty New York University, 1938-1958, assistant professor, 1947-1949, associate professor, 1949-1954, professor, chairman vocational education department, 1954-1958, organized occupational therapy, 1939, teacher New York University graduate courses, U. P.R., summer 1951.

Cons. school systems metropolitan area, New York State Department Education.

Works

  • Author publications on leathercraft.

Membership

Member American Industrial Arts Association, American Vocational assosiation, New York State Industrial Arts and Vocational Education Association (Vice-President).

Connections

Married Margaret Hayward, April.

father:
Harry E. Thompson

mother:
Adah (Long) Thompson

spouse:
Margaret Hayward