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Reading educator

Blossom Ann Carlson Van Houten, American reading educator. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association (newsletter editor 1988-1991, workshop presenter since 1980), Gideon Auxiliary International (area coordinator 1992-1996).

Background

Houten, Blossom Ann Carlson Van was born on September 14, 1937 in Blackfoot, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Petrus Wilhelm and Anna Lydia (Short) Carlson.

Education

Bachelor, Idaho State University, 1971. Master of Education, Idaho State University, 1986.

Career

6th grade teacher, Tyhee Elementary School, Pocatello, Idaho., 1971-1976;reading teacher, Tyhee Elementary School, since 1976.

Membership

Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association (newsletter editor 1988-1991, workshop presenter since 1980), Gideon Auxiliary International (area coordinator 1992-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: piano, crocheting, teaching Sunday school.

Connections

Married N. Gene Van Houten, August 3, 1957. Children: Peter, David, John, Susan, Ben.

father:
Petrus Wilhelm Carlson

mother:
Anna Lydia (Short) Carlson

spouse:
N. Gene Van Houten

children:
Peter Houten

David Houten

John Houten

Susan Houten

Ben Houten