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Elementary education educator

Betty Jane Rodgers, American Elementary education educator. Certified T-6 early childhood education, Georgia. Named Teacher of Year, Irwin County Middle School, 1987, Outstanding Teacher in mathematics and science Advanced Technology Development Center, Atlanta, 1989.

Background

Rodgers, Betty Jane was born on January 12, 1948 in Fitzgerald, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Ebb Howard and Avis (Fletcher) Rodgers.

Education

Bachelor in English, Georgia Southern College, 1972. Master of Education in Early Childhood Education, University Georgia, 1981. Educational Specialist in early Childhood Education, Valdosta (Georgia) State College, 1993.

Career

Teacher, Irwin County Middle School, Ocilla, Georgia, 1972-1974, 75-87;owner, manager, Patchwork Pocket Gift Shop, Fitzgerald, Georgia, 1974-1975;teacher, Irwin County Elementary School, Ocilla, since 1987;lead teacher kindergarten, Irwin County Elementary School, Ocilla, 1992-1993. Presenter Success Conference, Atlanta, 1989. Panelist Special Instrnl.

Assistant Conference, Georgia Department Education, Atlanta, 1990.

Achievements

  • Certified T-6 early childhood education, Georgia.

Membership

Board directors Ocilla-Irwin Arts Council, 1987-1992. Chairman Night on Town Christmas Festival, Ocilla, 1987-1989. Member National Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma (Second vice president Beta Pi chapter 1988-1990, 1st vice president 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, needlework, writing.

Connections

father:
Ebb Howard Rodgers

mother:
Avis (Fletcher) Rodgers