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Alice-Jane Forrest Walter Edit Profile

Secondary educator

Alice-Jane Forrest Walter, American secondary educator. Certified teacher, Iowa. Recipient Friend of Extension award Iowa 4-H, 1986, Salute to Excellence award National 4-H, 1987.

Background

Walter, Alice-Jane Forrest was born on March 13, 1937 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States. Daughter of James Robert and Lura Marie (Hanna) Forrest.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Northern Iowa, 1957. Bachelor, Upper Iowa University, 1965. Master of Arts, Loras College, 1978.

Career

Elementary teacher Guttenberg (Iowa) Community School, 1957-1964. Teacher English, Guttenberg Community High School, since 1966. Instructor English, Iowa State University, Ames, 1988-1989, Northeast Iowa Community College, Calmar, since 1989.

Workshop presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Iowa.

Membership

Member Iowa Family Farm Development Authority, 1980-1984, National Agriculture Commission Crisis Task Force, 1985-1988. Member, chairman Iowa Extension Advisory Council, 1981-1984. Member National Council Teachers English (rural schools committee 1986-1990), Iowa Council Teachers English, Guttenberg Education Association (past president), Delta Kappa Gamma, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, counted cross-stitch.

Connections

Children: Christine Cornelius, JuliAnne Karlson, John Walter.

father:
James Robert Forrest

mother:
Lura Marie (Hanna) Forrest

children:
Christine Cornelius Walter

JuliAnne Karlson Walter

John Walter