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Sylvia Daughtry

Sylvia Daughtry, American journalist, educator. Recipient Lifetime Achievement award Journalism Education Association, 1992.

Background

  • Daughtry, Sylvia was born on November 8, 1934. Daughter of Horace T. and Clara Mae Jacobs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University South Carolina, 1957. Master of Education, University Georgia, 1976.

    Career

    • Teacher Druid Hills High School, Atlanta, 1957-1959, 1960-1962, Dreher High School, Columbia, South Carolina, 1959-1960, Briarcliff High School, Atlanta, 1962-1966. Teacher English, advisory Journalism Tucker (Georgia) High School, 1969-1992, part time teacher, 1992—1995.

    Membership

    Treasurer Parent-Teachers Association Tucker High School, 1973-1976. President-elect Chi Psi Parents Club, DeKalb Associates of Educators, 1989-1990, president 1990-1991, parliamentarian 1991-1992, legislation chairman, 1994-2002. Member state executive committee Georgia Republican Party.

    Secretary DeKalb County Executive Committee, 5th District Republican Party, 1984-1989. Sunday school teacher for Business and Professional Women's Class at Briarlake Baptist Church, president, 1994-1997, Beacon Class Sunday school teacher, since 2004. Member Georgia Association of Journalism Directors (president 1983-1985), Journalism Education Association (life, Georgia state director 1985-1994, Southeast regional director 1997-2003), Southern Interscholastic Press Association (advisory council 1983-1987, since 1989, executive committee since 1991), DeKalb County County Classroom Teachers (president 1965-1966), Tucker Woman's Club (president 2000-2002, since 2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (Alpha Rho chapter, president 1984-1986, committee chairman 1987-2004, Psi state district director 1987-1989, Psi state editor 1989-1995, member international communications committee 1994-1996, state program chairman 1997-1999, 1st vice president 1999-2001, Psi state president 2001-2003, Alpha Rho parliamentarian 2004-2005).

    Connections

    • Married Frank Daughtry (deceased). Children: William H. and Robert B. Married Joseph B. Brown, 2002.
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    Born November 8, 1934
    • 1957
      University South Carolina
    • 1976
      University Georgia
    • 1957 - 1959
      Teacher, Druid Hills High School
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1959 - 1960
      Teacher, Druid Hills High School
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1960 - 1962
      Teacher, Druid Hills High School
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1962 - 1966
      Teacher, Druid Hills High School
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1969 - 1992
      teacher, English

    Award