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Hello from Tasmania

Discussion in 'Welcome - Introduce Yourself!' started by RonPrice, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. RonPrice

    RonPrice Mr. RonPrice

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2008
    Location:
    George Town Tasmania Australia
    I've been a member of this site for more than a year; I thought I had introduced myself, but can find no record of having done so....so will do so below.-Ron in Tasmania:cool:
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    1. EMPLOYMENT-SOCIAL-ROLE POSITIONS: 1943-2009

    1999-2009-Writer/Poet/Publisher/Journalist and Retired Teacher/Lecturer/Tutor/Adult Educator/Facilitator
    George Town Tasmania Australia
    2002-2005-Program Presenter City Park Radio Launceston
    1999-2004-Tutor and/or President George Town School for Seniors Inc
    1988-1999 -Lecturer in General Studies and Human Services
    West Australian Department of Training
    1986-1987 -Acting Lecturer in Management Studies and Co-ordinator of
    Further Education Unit at Hedland College in South Hedland WA
    1982-1985 -Adult Educator Open College of Tafe Katherine NT
    1981 -Maintenance Scheduler Renison Bell Zeehan Tasmania
    1980-Unemployed due to Bi-Polar Disability
    1979 -Editor External Studies Unit Tasmanian CAE
    Youth Worker Resource Centre Association Launceston
    Lecturer in Organizational Behaviour Tasmanian CAE
    Radio Journalist ABC Launceston
    1976-1978 -Lecturer in Social Sciences & Humanities Ballarat CAE Ballarat
    1975 - Lecturer in Behavioural Studies Whitehorse Technical College,
    Box Hill Victoria
    1974 -Senior Tutor in Education Studies Tasmanian CAE Launceston
    1972-1973 -High School Teacher South Australian Education Department
    1971 Primary School Teacher Whyalla SA Australia
    1969-1971 Primary School Teacher Prince Edward County
    Board of Education Picton Ontario Canada
    1969 Systems Analyst Bad Boy Co Ltd Toronto Ontario
    1967-68 -Community Teacher Department of Indian Affairs and Northern
    Development Frobisher Bay NWT Canada
    1959-67 -Summer jobs-1 to 4 months each- from grade 10 to end of university
    1949-1967 - Attended 2 primary schools, 2 high schools and 2 universities in
    Canada-McMaster Uni-1963-1966 Windsor Teachers’ College-1966/7
    1944-1963 -Childhood(1944-57) and adolescence(1957-63) in and around
    Hamilton Ontario
    October 1943 to July 1944-Conception to Birth in Hamilton Ontario

    2. SOME SOCIO-BIO-DATA TO 2009

    I have been married for 42 years. My wife is a Tasmanian, aged 63. We’ve had one child: age 32 in 2009. I have two step-children: ages: 42 and 39 in 2009. I am 65, am a Canadian who moved to Australia in 1971 and have written 3 books--all available on the internet. I retired from full-time teaching in 1999, part-time teaching in 2003 and voluneeer teaching/work in 2005 after 35 years in classrooms. In addition, I have been a member of the Baha’i Faith for 50 years. Bio-data: 6ft, 230 lbs, eyes-brown/hair-grey, Caucasian. See my website for more details at: http://www.users.on.net/~ronprice/ and go to any search engine and type: Ron Price followed by any one of a number of words: poetry, Bahá'í, literature, history, bipolar disorder, psychology, sociology, inter alia.
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  2. astonwest

    astonwest Writing Fool Writer

    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2008
    Location:
    Kansas
    Welcome to the forums!
     
  3. Kevin

    Kevin Code Monkey Staff Abductee

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2004
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    Ron, welcome aboard. :)

    Looks like you've been able to have quite a diverse life path so far. :cool:
     
  4. RonPrice

    RonPrice Mr. RonPrice

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2008
    Location:
    George Town Tasmania Australia
    thanks for the welcoming notes.-Ron:cool:
     
  5. Starbeast from Planet X

    Starbeast from Planet X Benevolent Galaxy Being

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2009
    Location:
    Illinois, planet Earth
    Hello from near the shore of Lake Michigan

    I like an intelligent individual who has a sense of humor. 1943 to 1944, very good sir....heh heh. Have a good time here, I do. I enjoy listening to music while browsing COOL SCI-FI.com.
     
  6. RonPrice

    RonPrice Mr. RonPrice

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2008
    Location:
    George Town Tasmania Australia
    Thanks, Starbeast from Planet X; you are the first to comment on this in utero part of my life. "Advance 3 squares and pick a card." -Ron in Australia:cool:
     
  7. RonPrice

    RonPrice Mr. RonPrice

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2008
    Location:
    George Town Tasmania Australia
    Welcome, randall. Stick around, post when you can; there is lots of time and don't worry if you don't get a reply to your posts right away.-Ron:cool:
     

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