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art educator

Carol Linnea Ostrom Allen, American art educator. Certified teacher, supervisor art, English. Member League of Women Voters, Valley Forge, since 1992. Member American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women, National Art Education Association, Pennsylvania Art Education Association, Phoenixville Area Education Association (political action committee for education chair since 1992).

Background

Allen, Carol Linnea Ostrom was born on April 23, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Gustaf Adolph Ostrom and Anne Marie (Scheib) Heckman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education with honors, Kutztown University, 1958. Master of Arts in Art Education, University of the Arts, 1991.

Career

Junior H.S. art teacher, West York (Pennsylvania) School District, 1958-1960;elementary art supervisor, Colonial School District, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, 1960-1962;substitute teacher, art teacher, English teacher, Phoenixville (Pennsylvania) Area School District, since 1968;art department head, yearbook advisor, Phoenixville (Pennsylvania) Area School District, since 1991;member strategic planning committee, Phoenixville (Pennsylvania) Area School District, 1992-1994. Presenter at state and national art conferences, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, supervisor art, English.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at National Art Education Association Electronic Gallery, 1989, 95.

Membership

Member League of Women Voters, Valley Forge, since 1992. Member American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women, National Art Education Association, Pennsylvania Art Education Association, Phoenixville Area Education Association (political action committee for education chair since 1992).

Connections

Married David Wilford Allen Senior, March 8, 1932. Children: Jonathan Ostrom, David Wilford.

father:
Gustaf Adolph Ostrom Heckman

mother:
Anne Marie (Scheib) Heckman

spouse:
David Wilford Allen Senior

children:
Jonathan Ostrom Allen

David Wilford Allen