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Elementary education educator

Thomas Edward Rice, American Elementary education educator. Certified supervisor, director reading, Massachusetts; teacher. Recipient grant Springfield Public Schools, 1988; named Horace Mann Mentor teacher Springfield Public Schools, 1987.

Background

Rice,, Thomas Edward was born on November 26, 1948 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

Education

Associate of Arts, Quincy Junior College, 1968. Bachelor, University Massachusetts, 1970. Master of Education in Reading, Westfield State College, 1980.

Doctoral candidate, University Massachusetts, 1994.

Career

Teacher, Glenwood School, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1970-1974;teacher, Tapley School, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1974-1975;teacher, New North School, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1975-1986;reading teacher, Freedman School, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1986-1991, 91-93;reading resource teacher, Kensington Avenue School, since 1993. Instructor reading Westfield (Massachusetts) State College, 1988-1989. Member Site-Based Decision Making Team, Freedman School, Springfield, 1990-1991, co-chairperson school centered decision making team, 1993, co-chairperson School Centered Decision Making Team, 1994.

Instructor word processing Adult Education, Springfield, 1985-1986.

Achievements

  • Certified supervisor, director reading, Massachusetts.

Membership

Member Southwick (Massachusetts)/Tolland School Building Committee, 1986-1991, chairperson school enrollment committee, 1985-1986. Member Schools and Parents Adding Resources for Kids, Southwick, 1985. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association, Pioneer Valley Reading Association, Phi Delta Kappa.