Pike, R. William

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PIKE, R. William

PIKE, R. William. American, b. 1956. Genres: Education, Plays/ Screenplays. Career: Author, playwright, journalist, and educator. Ticonderoga Central School District, Ticonderoga, NY, secondary English teacher, 1978-80; Sachem Central School District, Ronkonkoma, NY, secondary English teacher, 1980-81; Holt, Rinehart and Winston, School Division, NYC, freelance writer, 1981-82; William Floyd Central School District, Mastic Beach, NY, secondary English teacher, 1981-; Family Life Journal, book reviewer, 1992-. Publications: Act for Health: Using Theater to Teach Tough Teen Topics, 1991; Stop, Look, Listen Up! And Other Dramas for Confronting Social Issues in Elementary School, 1993; Facing Violence: Discussion-Starting Skits for Teenagers, 1995; Facing Substance Abuse: Discussion-Starting Skits for Teenagers, 1996. Author of educational pamphlets for young adults. Address: 38 Adelia Path, Riverhead, NY 11901, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]om