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Full Name: Thomas Sobol
(1932-2015) Author. Thomas Sobol was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and died in Scarsdale, New York. He was appointed New York State education commissioner in 1987, a post from which he resigned in 1995.
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1932 (Unknown) County
Thomas Sobol was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on January 11, 1932. 
2015 Westchester County
Thomas Sobol died at his home in Scarsdale, New York, on September 3, 2015. 
1971 Westchester County
Dr. Sobol was Scarsdale's school superintendent from 1971 to 1987. He had previously taught in Bedford, New York. 
1987 (Unknown) County
Dr. Sobol was appointed New York State education commissioner in 1987. 
2006 New York County
Dr. Sobol was a professor at Teachers College at Columbia until his retirement in 2006. 
2013 (Unknown) County
My Life in School
(Pub: New York: Public Schools of Tomorrow ISBN: 0983470359 / 978-0983470359)
1969 New York County
Dr. Sobol received his doctorate in 1969 from Teachers College at Columbia University.  
1987 (Unknown) County
Your Child in School: Kindergarten Through Second Grade
(Pub: Arbor House Publishing Company ISBN: 087795867X / 978-0877958673)
Nonfiction written with his wife Harriet Sobol. 
? Nassau County
Dr. Sobol taught in Great Neck, New York, on Long Island. 

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