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On Archive: Dr. Gerald Tirozzi...
Teachers.Net & Administrators.Net hosted Dr. Gerald Tirozzi, Executive Director of the 46,000 member National Association of Secondary School Principals, in a live chat in the Teachers.Net Meeting Room, Tuesday, September 14, 1999. NASSP includes representatives from over 50 nations. Dr. Tirozzi is a former Assistant Secretary of Elementary and Secondary Education, US Dept. of Education. A native of Connecticut, he served as Commissioner of Education there from 1983-1991, attracting national recognition for successfully implementing programs and policy that raised expectations, standards, achievement and teachers' salaries. Tirozzi began his education career in 1959 as a science teacher at Notre Dame High School in West Haven, Connecticut. He has also served as superintendent of schools, principal and guidance counselor, and from 1991-1993, Dr. Tirozzi served as President of Wheelock College in Boston, Massachusetts. Tirozzi holds a Ph.D. in Educational Administration and Higher Education from Michigan State University. He earned an M.A. in Guidance and Counseling and a B.S. in Elementary Education from Southern Connecticut State University. He holds a Six-Year Certificate in Educational Administration from Fairfield University in Connecticut.

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08/01 Early Childhood/Primary Teachers
08/02 Six Traits of Writing-Trait 5: Sentence Fluency, with Kim Steele See transcripts of live sessions about the first 4 traits in
08/03 Special Education Teachers-Surviving the First Day of School.Randy/TN moderates these SPED monthly chats
08/04 NBPTS-Exceptional Needs
08/05 4 pmE NBPTS-EC Gen Group
08/07 Retired Teachers' Chat
08/08 Early Childhood/Primary Teachers
08/09 Six Traits of Writing - Trait 6: Conventions, with Kim Steele
08/10 Student and Beginning Teachers-Mentored Chat
08/11 NBPTS Exceptional Needs
08/12 4 pmE NBPTS EC-Gen
08/14 Reading Recovery Teachers
08/15 Early Childhood/Primary Teachers
08/16 Elementary/Middle Grade Teachers
08/17 Sharing session: Organizational tips
08/18 NBPTS Exceptional Needs
08/19 4 pmE NBPTS EC-Gen
08/21 Substitute Teachers Chat Moderator: Janet/AR
08/22 Early Childhood/Primary Teachers
08/23 GATE Teachers Chat
08/24 Teachers of the Fine Arts
08/25 NBPTS Exceptional Needs
08/26 4 pmE NBPTS EC-Gen
08/28 Reading Recovery Teachers
08/29 Early Childhood/Primary Teachers
08/30 Teachers of Multiage groups open forum. Also, post and read at
08/31 School Administrators' Chat Session