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art educator

Barbara Groffman Anderson, American Art educator. Avocations: arts and humanities, community theatre, acting, foreign and domestic travel, hiking, skiing. F C. Member National Education Association, Springfield Education Association, Massachusetts Education Association, National Art Education Association.

Background

Anderson, Barbara Groffman was born on May 18, 1937 in New York City. Daughter of George Raymond and Gertrude Lorraine (Waldon) Groffman.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Alfred University, 1959. Postgraduate, New York University, 1960. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, 1961.

Career

Teacher, East Northport (New York) Public Schools, 1959-1962;teacher, Madison (Wisconsin) Public Schools, 1962-1963;teacher, Provincial Department of Education, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1966-1967;teacher, Springfield (Massachusetts) Public Schools, since 1969.

Achievements

  • Avocations: arts and humanities, community theatre, acting, foreign and domestic travel, hiking, skiing. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhbited in group shows at Madison Art Association, 1964, 66 (painting awards), Milwaukee Art Center, 1966. Performed with Western Massachusetts Community Theatre groups including Arena Civic Theatere, Theatre 81.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Springfield Education Association, Massachusetts Education Association, National Art Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: arts and humanities, community theatre, acting, foreign and domestic travel, hiking, skiing.

Connections

Married Ronald Trent Anderson, June 9, 1962. 1 child, Brett Erland.

father:
George Raymond Groffman

mother:
Gertrude Lorraine (Waldon) Groffman

spouse:
Ronald Trent Anderson

child:
Brett Erland Anderson