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Thomas Cooley

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Degrees and Certifications:

M.Ed. Education Administration , Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, May 2014

Teacher Certification, Lamar State College-Orange, Orange, TX 2005

B.S. Political Science and minor Economics, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX 2000

Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School, Beaumont, TX 1995

Texas Education Certificate, Composite Social Studies 8-12

Texas Education Certification, Principal EC-12

Texas Gifted and Talented Certification High School level, 2006

Professional Development:

Capturing Kids Hearts Training 2008-2009

Odysseyware Training 2008-2014

Vidor I.S.D. Classroom Technology Training 2009-2014

HarryWong: How to be an Effective Teacher 2006-2007

Catch’em And Keep’em the Freshman PLC Story, Austin Texas 2007

Degrees and Certifications:

M.Ed. Education Administration , Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, May 2014

Teacher Certification, Lamar State College-Orange, Orange, TX 2005

B.S. Political Science and minor Economics, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX 2000

Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School, Beaumont, TX 1995

Texas Education Certificate, Composite Social Studies 8-12

Texas Education Certification, Principal EC-12

Texas Gifted and Talented Certification High School level, 2006

Professional Development:

Capturing Kids Hearts Training 2008-2009

Odysseyware Training 2008-2014

Vidor I.S.D. Classroom Technology Training 2009-2014

HarryWong: How to be an Effective Teacher 2006-2007

Catch’em And Keep’em the Freshman PLC Story, Austin Texas 2007

Current Position:

I look forward to continuing my work with the community and helping nurture the best assets we have, our students.

Previous Position:

Prior to becoming the principal of Kountze Middle School, I was the assistant principal at Kountze High School. 

Family Information:

Married my wife, Misty Cooley, in 2009. We have a five year old son named Lane, that attends Kountze ISD. I am proud to say he is the greatest gift my wife and I have ever received. I understand the importance of our "little ones" and I look forward to helping guide the future successes of our students. 

Personal Information:

During my  years in education I have been honored with several awards including:

Vidor ISD Secondary Teacher of the Year 2013

 AIM Center Teacher of the Year 2013

             Four Time Teacher of the Month for the AIM Center High School

              Vidor ISD Employee of the Month April, 2013