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Music educator

Barbara Jane Miedema, music educator. Certified teacher Illinois, Indiana. Grantee Professional Development Measure by Measure Show Choir Camps America, Washington Township Education Foundation, 2002, 2007, 2008, Professional Development Technology Institute for Music Educators, 2003.

Background

Miedema, Barbara Jane was born on July 30, 1953 in Quincy, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Bliss Marion and Virginia Ellen Crosby Branson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music Education, University Illinois, 1975.

Career

Music teacher Sheridan (Illinois) Elementary School, 1975—1977, Quincy Public Schools, 1977, Bradley (Illinois) Bourbonnais Community High School, 1978—1981, Northview Middle School, Indianapolis, since 2000. Private voice and piano teacher.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Illinois, Indiana.

Membership

Cub Scout leader Crossroads American council Boy Scouts American, Indianapolis, 1989—1994. Leader Hoosier Capital council United States Girl Scouts. Member of National Education Association, Washington Township Education Association, Indiana Education Association, Technology Institute of Music Educators, American Choral Directors Association, Indiana Music Educators Association, Music Educators National Conference.

Connections

Married Lawrence Ray Miedema, August 2, 1980. Children: Jeffrey Branson, Jonathan Crosby, Emily Elizabeth.

father:
Bliss Marion

mother:
Virginia Ellen Crosby Branson

spouse:
Lawrence Ray Miedema

children:
Jeffrey Branson Miedema

Jonathan Crosby Miedema

Emily Elizabeth Miedema