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educator , Librarian

Barbara Brown, American librarian, educator. Certified secondary teacher State Illinois, 1974, elementary teacher 1974, in administrative teaching 1975, type 10 special teacher 1991. Named an Outstanding Young Woman in American.

Background

Brown, Barbara was born on February 7, 1952 in Evanston, Illinois, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Rockford College, Illinois, 1974. MSED, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1975. Doctor of Education, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1981.

Master of Arts, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1991. Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministries, St. Mary's University, Winona, Minnesota, 1999.

Career

Library. Rockford Public Schools, since 2001, teacher, since 2001. Intern Library Congress, 1990. Member Illinois State Board Education Advisory Committee Certification Library.

Media Specialists, Springfield, Illinois, Master of Arts in Teaching Advisory Board Rockford College, since 2003. Representative Prairie Area Library. Systems Advisory Board, Rockford, 2005—2006.

Coach East High School Scholastic Bowl, Rockford, 2005—2007. Appointed member United States Selective Service Board, Rockford, since 2005. Participant Yad Vashem International Seminar Teachers, Jerusalem, 2007.

Board member Hadassah, Rockford.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary teacher State Illinois, 1974, elementary teacher 1974, in administrative teaching 1975, type 10 special teacher 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

With Indo Chinese Refugee Project. Past member Salvation Army Corp Board. With United way Community Hotline Board.

Member of Friends Rockford Public Library. (board member 1999—2002), United States Holocaust Museum (participant Belfer conference teachers 2006, Belfer Alumni Conference Regional grant 2008), Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternitis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, travel, writing, research.