Quick Facts:

  • Total years teaching: 48
  • Years teaching in Glencoe: 40
  • Teaching career spanned across: 6 decades (mid 1950's to mid 2000's).
  • Number of students taught: 1000's
  • Main grades taught: Glencoe career was grades 6th-8th
  • Populations taught in retirement: 2nd-4th and 8th grades (both gifted and  learning disabled populations), autistic, ESL, adult literacy, and Sunday School
  • Number of students in touch with since retirement: 100's (via email, Facebook) 
  • Number of books-on-tape he has made: dozens
  • Number of slide-tape presentations: over 100
  • Hours of narration on reel-to-reel: 160
  • Number of slides: 10,000's
  • Number of student theatre productions directed from 1958-1983: 38
  • Number of books written, adapted, or compiled: 150
  • Number of reviews written (films, plays, operas, concerts, etc.): 2000
  • Number of students taken on major trips: 205 from 1961-1984
  • Places visited with students: 45 States, 4 Canadian Provinces, the British Isles
  • Number of major trips: 30 (including 15 theatre and sightseeing trips to NYC)
  • Scores of Explorer Group Outings and weekend trips called Big Events

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