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Mr.  Blair  Dickinson
Social Studies
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Subjects Taught
11th AP U.S. History, 11th U.S. History

Education
  • B.A. Economics - University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn.
  • Graduate Economics studies - Georgia State University, Atlanta, Ga.
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology studies - Southern Polytechnic Institute, Marietta, Ga.
  • M.A. Secondary School Social Studies - Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Ga.

 



Experience
  • Six Flags Over Georgia - Security Officer 1978-81
  • Southern Belting & Transmission Co. - Purchasing Agent, Inventory Control, Inside Sales 1981-3
  • Lockheed Aircraft - Parts Inventory Control Specialist 1983-84
  • Hardee's - Assistant Restaurant Manager 1984-85
  • Valdosta Daily Times - Sportswriter 1985-87
  • Tifton Gazette - Sportswriter 1987
  • Thomasville Times-Enterprise - Sports Editor 1987-89
  • Rome News-Tribune - News Editor 1989-90
  • Cairo High School - Social Studies Teacher 1991-present


Bio

Mr. Dickinson was born in Atlanta, Georgia and lived in Illinois for two years while his father served in the U.S. Navy. He grew up in Rome, Georgia where he lived from the second grade on. Mr. Dickinson attended the Darlington School for two years before transferring to Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, Mass. from where he graduated in 1974. He attended Sewanee, a small liberal arts Episcopal university in Tennessee and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Economics in 1978.

Mr. Dickinson has two brothers, two sisters, and two stepbrothers, and is married to his wife Ann, a Pelham Elementary Kindergarten teacher.  Mr. Dickinson has two children. John, 14, is a 9th-grader at Thomas County Central High School, and Sara, 8, is in the third grade at Jerger Elementary. Mr. Dickinson has coached football, baseball, girls softball, boys and girls soccer, and swimming at CHS.