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Special education educator

Carla Jeanne Branscum, American special education educator. Certified teacher, Oklahoma. Named Teacher of Year, Bowlegs Association Classroom Teachers, 1985, Seminole County Teacher of Year, Seminole Education Association, 1985, Butner Teacher of Year Butner Education Association, 2003; recipient Teacher Today award The Masonic Fraternity Oklahoma, 2003.


Branscum, Carla Jeanne was born on April 6, 1953 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Daughter of Carl Ellis and Bobbie Jeanne (Arnold) Little.


Associate of Arts, Eastern Oklahoma State Junior College, 1973. Bachelor of Science in Education in Special Education, East Central State University, Ada, Oklahoma, 1975. Master of Education in Learning Disabilities, East Central State University, Ada, Oklahoma, 1977.


Teacher remedial reading Earlsboro (Oklahoma) Elementary School, 1975-1977. Teacher special education Okemah (Oklahoma) Junior High School, 1977-1979, Northwood Elementary School, Seminole, Oklahoma, 1987-1991. Learning disabilities teacher Bowlegs (Oklahoma) Elementary School, 1979-1980.

Teacher special education Bowlegs High School, 1981-1987. Teacher special education, coach Odyssey of Mind, Seminole (Oklahoma) Middle School, 1991-1995. Special education teacher Butner Public School, since 1996.

Board directors Seminole County Special Education Foundation, 1989-1993.


  • Certified teacher, Oklahoma.


Member Seminole Arts Council. Member National Education Association, American Association of University Women (secretary 1990-1992), Learning Disabilities Association, Oklahoma Education Association, Jasmine Moran Children's Museum, Beta Sigma Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Special Olympics, travel, reading, needlepoint.


Married Larry Marshall Branscum, July 19, 1975. Children: Marshall Little, Larra Carljeanne.

Carl Ellis Little

Bobbie Jeanne (Arnold) Little

Larry Marshall Branscum

Marshall Little Branscum

Larra Carljeanne Branscum