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Lucille Jane Lettow

Lucille Jane Lettow was American school librarian, education educator. Iowa Permanent Profl.Tchg. Certified 1973, Missouri Permanent Professional Teaching Certified 1970. Recipient IEMA/SIRS Intellectual Freedom award, Iowa Educational Media Association, 1990, Lamplighter award, 2000, Regent's Faculty Excellence award, 2007.

Background

  • Lettow, Lucille Jane was born on March 8, 1942 in Eldora, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Emily Barnhart and Harold W. C. Ziesman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Northern Iowa, 1964. Master of Arts in English, University Northern Iowa, 1984. Master of Library Science, University Missouri, 1969.

    Career

    • Junior high teacher Yale-Jamaica-Bagley Community Schools, Iowa, 1964—1966. School library media specialist Cedar Falls Community Schools, 1969—1979. Youth collection library and professor University Northern Iowa, 1980—2008, co-director uni children's literature workshops, 1986—2007.

    Major achievements

    • Iowa Permanent Profl.Tchg. Certified 1973, Missouri Permanent Professional Teaching Certified 1970.

    Works

    • Co-author: (book) Picture Books to Enhance the Curriculum. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Association for Childhood Educational International, International Reading Association, American Library Association, Iowa Educational Media Association (president 1994-1995, Presidential Citation 1995).

    Connections

    • Married Gary J. Lettow, July 25, 1964. 1 child Karl Josef.
    • father: Emily Barnhart
    • mother: Harold W. C. Ziesman
    • spouse: Gary J. Lettow
    • child: Karl Josef Lettow
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    Born March 8, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      University No. Iowa
    • 1984
      University No. Iowa
    • 1969
      University Missouri
    • 1964 - 1966
      Junior high teacher, Yale-Jamaica-Bagley Community Schools
      Iowa, United States
    • 1969 - 1979
      school library media specialist, Cedar Falls Community Schools
    • 1980 - 2008
      youth collection library and professor, University Northern Iowa
    • 1986 - 2007
      youth collection library and professor, University Northern Iowa