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Mr. Tom Cooney

Mr. Thomas Cooney, Sr., loving known to all who previously took his Introduction to Sign Language and Deaf Culture classes as "Mr.Tom", has been teaching at Chosen Co-op for many years.

He is a beacon of light and undoubtedly your children will come home filled with Mr.Tom stories and a love for deafness that often eludes many.  He shares his personal testimonies and builds passion and compassion for individuals labeled as deaf and handicapped.  As a result of his Christian based teaching style, many of his students go on to have a rewarding profession teaching or interpreting for the deaf.

His resume includes being an honorary graduate of Gallaudet University, the oldest liberal arts college for the Deaf in Washington, DC., a two times Points of Light Recipient, and a Jefferson Award winner.

He is also a long-standing member of Calvary Baptist, has raised up two sons who serve the Lord, and has 6 grandchildren.  

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