List of famous educators with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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An educator may refer to a person who is adequately skilled in the theory and practice of education that, he/she may be involved in the implementation of education to others. An educator may be a teacher, professor, an administrator of a university, college, school or any other kind of educational institution. A skilled practitioner of the profession of imparting knowledge is known as an educator. An educator may be specialized in a particular field of study some of them may include, accounting, agriculture, drama, economics, philosophy, linguistics, literature, dance and mathematics among many other specialized fields of study. A professional educator may work on his/her own and even own an educational institution. An educator plays a crucial and significant role in the life of students, training them academically and also shaping their lives, ensuring their emotional and psychological health and welfare. An educator may play a huge role in the lives of his/her students, acting as a mentor, guide, confidant and friend. An educator may also be a specialized teacher of spirituality or religion. Explore some of the most fascination lives of famous educators along by reading some of their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

J. R. R. Tolkien J. R. R. Tolkien
British, South African

Jill Biden Jill Biden
American
Bill Nye Bill Nye
American

John Astin John Astin
American

John Dewey John Dewey
American

Zbigniew Brzezinski Zbigniew Brzezinski
Polish, American

Naomi Klein Naomi Klein
Canadian

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American

Larry Hovis Larry Hovis
American

Horace Mann Horace Mann
American

Tony Tan Tony Tan
Singaporean

Mary Lyon Mary Lyon
American

Iqbal Quadir Iqbal Quadir
Bangladeshi

James GunnJames Gunn
American

Erin MurphyErin Murphy
American

Danny LloydDanny Lloyd
American

Anthony DanielsAnthony Daniels
British
Betty ShabazzBetty Shabazz
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Tom LaughlinTom Laughlin
American

Adam NimoyAdam Nimoy
American

Anita HillAnita Hill
American
Robert ClaryRobert Clary
French, American

Jane ElliottJane Elliott
American
Avery BrooksAvery Brooks
American

Louise LasserLouise Lasser
American

Philip Baker HallPhilip Baker Hall
American
Lauren LaneLauren Lane
American

Myles MunroeMyles Munroe
Bahamian
Pamela Des BarresPamela Des Barres
American

Sayyid QutbSayyid Qutb
Egyptian

Diane BakerDiane Baker
American
Crispin Bonham-CarterCrispin Bonham-Carter
British

Mamie TillMamie Till
American
Bill AyersBill Ayers
American

Art SpiegelmanArt Spiegelman
American

George SaundersGeorge Saunders
American

Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
British
Martin SeligmanMartin Seligman
American
Mary McLeod BethuneMary McLeod Bethune
American

Ahmad JamalAhmad Jamal
American

Liz MurrayLiz Murray
American

Joyce MaynardJoyce Maynard
American
Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
Indian

Athanasius KircherAthanasius Kircher
Italian

Babatunde OlatunjiBabatunde Olatunji
Nigerian, American

Howard ThurmanHoward Thurman
American

Maulana KarengaMaulana Karenga
American
Steven Clark RockefellerSteven Clark Rockefeller
American

Seymour PapertSeymour Papert
American, South African
Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
British

Andrés BelloAndrés Bello
Chilean, Venezuelan
Marva CollinsMarva Collins
American
Autherine LucyAutherine Lucy
American