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Secondary school educator

Bette L. Orwig, American secondary school educator. Named National Honor Society Teacher of Year, 1990. Member advisory board Cultural Arts Series of S. Florida Community College, Avon Park, Florida, 1985-2000. Member National Council Teachers of English., Florida Council Teachers of English, Florida Humanities Council, Delta Kappa Gamma Teacher Honorary (scholarship chairman, correspondent secretary).

Background

Orwig, Bette L. was born on January 14, 1945 in McAllen, Texas, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Florida State University, 1967.

Career

Teacher of English Bartow Junior High School, Bartow, Florida, 1967-1974, Hardee High School, Wauchula, 1975—2002. Teacher Oaks School, Bartow, since 2003.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

The distinctive feature of the Methodist Church is that lay people are involved in decision making.

Membership

Member advisory board Cultural Arts Series of S. Florida Community College, Avon Park, Florida, 1985-2000. Member National Council Teachers of English., Florida Council Teachers of English, Florida Humanities Council, Delta Kappa Gamma Teacher Honorary (scholarship chairman, correspondent secretary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, running, the arts.

Connections

Daughter of Laurence Taylor and Susan (Freeman) Manis. M. Harry Lee Orwig, July 28, 1968.

father:
Laurence Taylor Manis

mother:
Susan (Freeman) Manis