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gifted and talented educator

Thomas Andrew Mikolyzk, American gifted and talented educator. Campaign manager United Way, Delavan, Wisconsin, 1978-1979; deacon 1st Congregation Church, Des Plaines, 1990. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Illinois School Library. Association, Indiana School Association Central States, United States Chess Federation, Association Professional Fundraisers, Illinois St. Andrew Society.

Background

Mikolyzk, Thomas Andrew was born on September 9, 1953 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Andrew John and Charlotte Elaine (McIver) Mikolyzk.

Education

Bachelor in English and Elementary Education, Beloit College, Wisconsin, 1982. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Chicago, 1986.

Certified in advanced study, Concordia University, 1995.

Career

Library. assistant Beloit College, 1980-1982. Sports writer Beloit Daily News, 1981-1983. Teacher Turner Middle School, Beloit, 1983, DaVinci Academy, Elgin, Illinois, since 2004.

Teacher, library Horizon's Edge School, Canterbury, New Hampshire, 1983-1985. Library University Illinois, Chicago, 1985-1986, Lake Forest (Illinois) College, 1986-1989, Dist 62, Des Plaines, Illinois, 1989-1993. Library, director summer program Avery Coonley School, Downers Grove, since 1993.

Library Prevention First, Inc., Chicago, 1999—2004. Associate professor Concordia University, since 2005. Director educational consultant, since 1993.

Works

Membership

Campaign manager United Way, Delavan, Wisconsin, 1978-1979. Deacon 1st Congregation Church, Des Plaines, 1990. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Illinois School Library.

Association, Indiana School Association Central States, United States Chess Federation, Association Professional Fundraisers, Illinois St. Andrew Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, bibliography, book collecting, sailing.

Connections

Married Ann J. Moyer, May 26, 1973 (divorced June 1981). Children: Kari, Emily. Married Amy L. Kessel, September 4, 1982.

1 child, Alice; 1 stepchild, David.

father:
Andrew John Mikolyzk

mother:
Charlotte Elaine (McIver) Mikolyzk

spouse:
Ann J. Moyer

spouse:
Amy L. Kessel

child:
Kari Mikolyzk

child:
Emily Mikolyzk

child:
Alice Mikolyzk