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William Anthony Kelly

William Anthony Kelly, American educator. Member produced advising committee of Regents Advisory Councils University of State New York Honorary; member Le Conseil Historique at Heraldique de France.; Fellow American Psychological Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Catholic (charter.

Background

  • Kelly, William Anthony was born on August 9, 1900 in Harrison, New Jersey, United States. Son of John A. and Ellen (Brannin) Kelly.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Seton Hall College, South Orange, New Jersey, 1923, A.M., 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1926. Doctor of Philosophy., New York University, 1929.

    Career

    • Social science teacher, Harrison (New Jersey) High School, 1923-1925, vice principal, 1925-1929. Professor of education, director department of education, Creighton University, Omaha, 1929-1939, professor of education, chairman div. of educational psychology, measurements and guidance, Fordham University School of Education, since 1939, director of graduate studies, since 1958.

    Works

    • Author: Educational Psychology, 1933, review, 1935, 46, 56. Introductory Child Psychology (with Margaret R. Kelly), 1938. Readings in Educational Psychology (with Charles E. Skinner and others), 1937 (with others), Developmental Psychology, 1962.

      Contributor articles and reviews in professional journals.

    Membership

    Member produced advising committee of Regents Advisory Councils University of State New York Honorary. Member Le Conseil Historique at Heraldique de France. Fellow American Psychological Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

    Member American Catholic (charter.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret G. Reuther, August 6, 1927. Children: William George, Margaret Patricia.
    • father: John A. Kelly
    • mother: Ellen (Brannin) Kelly
    • spouse: Margaret G. Reuther
    • children: William George Kelly
    • Margaret Patricia Kelly
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    Died December 27, 1963
    (aged 63)
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