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Educational psychologist , consultant , writer

Burton Leonard White was American educational psychologist, writer, consultant. Served with Army of the United States, 1951-1953.

Background

White, Burton Leonard was born on June 27, 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jack J. and Evelyn S. White.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Tufts College, 1949;Bachelor of Arts, Boston University, 1956;Master of Arts, Boston University, 1957;Doctor of Philosophy, Brandeis U., 1960.

Career

Research associate Brandeis University, 1960-1962, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1962-1965. Senior research associate Harvard Graduate School Education, 1965-1978. Head Center Parent Education, Newton, Massachusetts, 1978-1999, retired, 1999.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1951-1953.

Connections

Married Janet Hodgson-White. Children– Laura, Emily, David, Daniel.

father:
Jack J.

mother:
Evelyn S. White

spouse:
Janet Hodgson-White

children:
Laura White

Emily White

David White

Daniel White