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Dr.  Frank  Edward  Thomas
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Frank E. Thomas, Ph.D.

B.S., 1972, Lane College, Jackson, Tennessee

MS., 1981, University of Tennessee, Martin, Tennessee

MS + 65 hrs. 1989, University of Tennessee & University of Memphis

Ph.D., 2004,  Walden University, Minneaoplis, MN



Bio

 

RESUME OF DR. FRANK E. THOMAS

CURRICULUM VITAE

FRANK E. THOMAS

Frank E. Thomas
374 Wallace Road
Jackson, Tennessee 38305
731-426- 5961
thomas8010@bellsouth.net
Marital Status:  Dr. Frank Thomas is married to Mrs. Gwendolyn Thomas.  They have four children; Teresa, Andre, Frank Jr. and John Franklyn.  They have five grandchildren; Tami, Kendel, Kyiah, and Sidney.

Education:

Ph.D., Education, Walden University, 2004

M.S. + 65, Education Administration, 1987, University of Tennessee, Martin, Tennessee

M.S. + 45, Special Education, 1981, University of Tennessee, Martin, Tennessee

M.S., Curriculum and Instruction, 1979, University of Tennessee, Martin, Tennessee

B.S., 1972, Lane College, Jackson, Tennessee

Diploma: 1969, Stigall High School, Humboldt, Tennessee

Lane College Upward Student, 1966-1969

 

Career/Employment:

Humboldt High School Science & Biology Teacher, 1 year

Corrections Corporation of America, Whiteville, Tennessee, 1 year

New Consortium of Law & Business School, 1 year

Jackson Madison County School System, Jackson, Tennessee, Assistant Principal, 19 years

Humboldt City School System, Humboldt, Tennessee, 16 years

Forrest City Arkansas City School System, Forrest City, Arkansas, 5.5 years, Special Education Teacher

Jackson Madison County School System, Biology Teacher, 1 year.
Special Education Teacher: New Consortium of Law & Business, Memphis, Tennessee. (1-year)

Special Training:

University of Phoenix, Memphis, Tennessee Branch, Ground & FlexNet, Training-2005
ID. No. 100483032

Teaching Experience:

Secondary Assistant School Principal, Jackson Madison County School System, Jackson,
Tennessee, 1995 - 2008


Physical Education Teacher, K – 9, Jackson City School System, Jackson, Tennessee,
1986 - 1995

Special Education Teacher, Humboldt City School System, Humboldt, Tennessee, 1984 - 1986

Elementary Reading Teacher, Humboldt City School System, Humboldt, Tennessee,
1980 - 1986

Physical Education Teacher, Humboldt City School System, Humboldt, Tennessee, 1980 - 1986

Professional Evaluator for Jackson Madison County School System for Teachers Qualifying for Highly Qualified Status, (No Child Left Behind)


Professional and Religious Organizations:


National Education Association

Tennessee Education Association

Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

Deacon and Song Leader, Williams Chapel Baptist Church




 

 

 

Professional Positions:

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Board Member, 1992 – 1996

Tennessee Education Association, Board of Directors, 1989 – 1992

President, Humboldt Education Association, 1985 – 1986\

Awards:

• People-to-People Republic of China Delegate, 2002

• Alpha Kappa Alpha Hall of Fame Inductee, 2001

• Health and Physical Education Educator of the Year, 1985, 1987, 1989, 2001

• Walt Disney Award, Salute to the American Teacher, 1990

• Article published, “The Joys of Teaching,” Black Collegiate, 1989

• Career Ladder III Teaching Status, 1985

• Educator of the Year, 1985

Alpha Phi Alpha Brother of the Year Award, 2005

Walden University National Fellowship, 2000.

 

 

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Funded Grants & Grant Writer:

• Job Training Partnership Act Grant (JTPA), $400,000.00

• Tennessee State Department Drug and Alcohol Grant, $16,000.00

• Tennessee Technical Preparation Grant, Jackson Central Merry High School, $2,500.00

Tom & O. E. Stigall Ethnic & History Library Museum, $5,000.00 annually.

Tom & O. E. Stigall Ethnic & History Library Museum ACT Program for Gibson County youth. The program operates throughout the year preparing students for the Act.

• Michael Jordan and Nike Scholarship, JCM-Latin Grant, $2,500.00

Williams Chapel Baptist Church Deacon and song leader.

Dr. Martin L. King Celebration Organizer in Humboldt, Tennessee

Developer of learning packs for teachers to pass the Praxis Examination (no cost). Many of my students are teachers and hold administrative positions from the principalship to the superintendent position.