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Middle school educator

Suzanne Gamsby Cooke was American middle school educator. Recipient Meritorious Service award Knox County Juvenile Court, 1982. Recording secretary Knoxville Community Theatre, 1978-1981. Member Knox County Education Association, East Tennessee Education Association, Tennessee Education Association, Tennessee Association Middle Schools.

Background

Cooke, Suzanne Gamsby was born on August 22, 1945 in North Hornell, New York, United States. Daughter of Frank Nelson and Katherine Louise (Hildebrand) Gamsby.

Education

Bachelor, Maryville College, 1967. Master of Science, University Tennessee, 1975. Postgraduate, State Technology Institute.

Career

Teacher Knox County School Board, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1967—2005. Retired, 2005

Attendee Governor's Academy for Teachers of Writing, 1991.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

Religious freedom should be supported and the expressions of faith of others should be respected.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Recording secretary Knoxville Community Theatre, 1978-1981. Member Knox County Education Association, East Tennessee Education Association, Tennessee Education Association, National Education Association, Tennessee Association Middle Schools, National Council Teachers of English, E. Tennessee Association Teacher. of English.

Connections

Married Larry D. Watson, September 2, 1967 (divorced 1974). Married Martin Wayne Cooke, June 23, 1984.

father:
Frank Nelson Gamsby

mother:
Katherine Louise (Hildebrand) Gamsby

spouses:
Larry D. Watson

Martin Wayne Cooke