Thomas Booker

Thomas Booker

Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Present

Dean of Students

Cannon School
  • Responsible for the day to day operations of the Upper School
  • Designed and implemented a four year Student Life/Advisory curriculum
  • Responsible for our Honor Council, including supervision of elections and  management of all cases
  • Designed and implemented a discipline system that incproprated a system for tracking our core values as well as infractions
  • Worked regularly with Admissions and Marketing to devise strategies for advertising our school
  • Responsible for faculty training sessions
  • Taught multiple sections of AP Biology while serving as Dean
Aug 1994 - Jun 2006

Science Depertment Chairperson

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

Served as a teacher and as the Science Department Chairperson during the last 3 years.

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Whipple Hill Web Pages

Regularly updated course webpage, parent communications with a vibrant interactive page full of student pictures.

Senior Systems Dean's Office

Experience in managing and tracking discipline, attendance, and core values

Microsoft Office Products

Highly proficient in all of the software from MS Office Suite

Summary

Dean of Students at an independent college prep high school with 350 students.  Veteran biology and AP Biology teacher with extensive experience in both urban schools as well as independent schools. Capable of managing and inspiring a small classroom of students as well as an entire faculty. Interested in creating and activating a vision, working with a high quality faculty, enjoying the challenging business of educating young people.

Online Profile

Interest

being a super dad to my two beautiful girls and an excellent husband to my wonderful wife, reading non-fiction and fiction, watching a variety of movies, listening to a variety of music (country, jazz, radioparadise.com, etc), working out, mountain and road biking (when I get the time), woodworking and home improvement jobs, homebrewing

Certifications

Certifications

SACS/SAIS Visiting Team

SACS/SAIS
2009 - Present

Developing and Fine-Tuning Honor Codes and Councils (2009)

CSEE
2010 - Present

Advisory: Making the Most of Our Time

CSEE
2010 - Present

Competent Communicator

Toastmasters
2008

Balance Your Contrasting Roles as Dean of Students

ISM