Teaching Cleveland -- Teacher's Resource Guide


David Abbott
Executive Director
Cleveland Bicentennial Commission

Randell McShepard
Assistant Director of Administration and Program Development
Cleveland Bicentennial Commission

Bishop Anthony M. Pilla
Catholic Diocese of Cleveland
Co-Chair, Education Committee
Cleveland Bicentennial Commission

Dr. Jerry Sue Thornton
President, Cuyahoga Community College
Co-Chair, Education Committee
Cleveland Bicentennial Commission

Teaching Cleveland Bicentennial Task Force Members:

Pat Sweet, Co-Chair
Executive Director
League of Women Voters of Cleveland Education Fund

Rober Gries
Gries Investments

Dr. Gorman Duffett
Director of Library, John Carroll University
Cleveland Metropolitan Library System

Glen Shumate
VP of Tourism Development
Convention & Visitors Bureau

Cheryl Brakeman
Educational Services Representative
Consumer and Educational Relations
The East Ohio Gas Company

Dr. R. Lyn Bondurant, Jr., Co-Chair
Educational Programs Officer
NASA Lewis Research Center

Dr. Claire Van Ummersen
Cleveland State University

Jerrold Wareham
President and General Manager

Hunter Morrison
City Planning Commission

Sr. Mary Therese Berry, HM, Ph.D.
Director of Curriculum
Office of Catholic Education

Norman King
Manager of Market Development - Donley's
Cleveland Foundation of Architecture

Teaching Cleveland Project Development Team:

Pat Sweet, Project Manager
Marcie Bergman, Coordinator - Teaching Cleveland
Jeanne Kish, Principal Author
Linda Clark, Principal Author
Gina Jeckering, Researcher-Curator
R. Lynn Bondurant, Time Capsule Director
Anmarie McDonald, Coordinator - Futures Project
Jean Robjsek, Logistics and Production
Barbara A. Powell, Layout

Special Thanks to:

The East Ohio Gas Company for printing the lesson plans;
John Grabowski and Ed Pershey, Western Reserve Historical Society;
Kermit Pike, Western Reserve Historical Socienty Library;
Jim Mathis and Mark Rosenberger, WVIZ;
Sandra Golden;
Barbara Glauser, Jane Goodman, Darlene Jeter, and Renee Fiderius, League of Women Voters of Cleveland Educational Fund;
Nancy Klein, Jean Wynn, and Linda Freeman, Cleveland State University;
Carol Prusak, Cuyahoga Community College;
Joseph Lesak, Greater Cleveland School Superintendent's Association;
NASA Lewis Research Center;
Convention and Visitors Bureau of Greater Cleveland;
Anripar Group of Companies;
Rubbermaid, for contributing the Bicentennial Kit container;
all participating schools and students

Teaching Cleveland has been made possible with the support and effort of many people and institutions, including the following funders:

Ameritech Foundation
The Gries Family Foundation
The Cleveland Foundation
Cavs Charities
The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation,
The David & Inez Myers Foundation
The Elizabeth & John Drinko Foundation
The Eva and Joseph Bruening Foundation
The Hershey Foundation
The Treu-Mart Fund
The Leader Mortgage Company
The Lubrizol Foundation
The George Gund Foundation
The Harry K. and Emma R. Fox Charitable Foundation
Cuyahoga Savings

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