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Throughout our lives, we wear many different hats in the roles we perform. My first hat was one a student would wear to school. It was a colorful stocking hat which gave a hint to my personality and enthusiasm for learning and life. My outlook and values for education first began in the fall of 1965, when I as a youngster, walked down our farm driveway, waved good-bye to my mother and father, and boarded a big yellow school bus. It was indeed exciting. Little did I know how much education would affect my life. I will always be a life-long learner and am happy to have a career in the field of education.

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Master of Arts in Education


Department of Educational Administration and Counseling

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Robert H. Decker


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