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Charles Wilson Sanford

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Charles Wilson Sanford, American educator. Member National (past committee chairman), Illinois (past committee chairman) associations secondary school prins., American Association Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Sanford, Charles Wilson was born on August 26, 1902 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Chester Milton and Ella (Stillson) Sanford.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1929, M.S 1930, Doctor of Philosophy., 1933.

Career

Teacher, Ogden (Illinois) Community High School, 1923-1925, Latrobe (Pennsylvania) High School, 1925-1928. Assistant education University of Illinois, Champaign, 1929-1932, assistant philosophy, 1930-1931, principal University High School, 1932-1943, instructor education, 1932-1933, associate education, 1933-1935, assistant professor, 1935-1941, associate professor, 1949, professor, 1949-1967, coordinator teacher education, 1943-1946, associate dean College Education, 1949-1956, dean admissions, records, 1956-1965, university dean admissions and records, professor high education, 1965-1980. Dean, professor emeritus, 1967-1980.

Chief consultant Study of Comprehensive High School in Massachusetts, 1969-1970. Lecturer education University of Michigan, summers, 1939, 46. Director Illinois Curriculum Program, 1947-1954.

Member General Motors National Scholarship Committee, 1957-1959, chairman steering committee, 1959. Member National Advisory Committee Cooperative Plan for Guidance and Admissions Ednl. Testing Service, 1963-1980.

President annuitants association Illinois State Universities Retirement System, 1973-1980.

Works

  • Author: (with others) Guide to the Study of the Curriculum in the Secondary Schools of Illinois, 1948, The Story in Nineteen Schools, 1950. Editor: Illinois Curriculum Program Series, 1947-1954. (with H. C. Hand and W. B. Spalding) The Schools and National Security, 1951.

    (with others) College Admissions Policies for the 1970s, 1968. Contributor to Encyclopedia Ednl. Research review edit., 1950, Dictionary of Education, 2d edition., 1959.

    Contributor to educational journals.

Membership

Member National (past committee chairman), Illinois (past committee chairman) associations secondary school prins., American Association Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary Marguerite Sharp, June 30, 1923. Children: Mary Marguerite (Mistress.

father:
Chester Milton Sanford

mother:
Ella (Stillson) Sanford

spouse:
Mary Marguerite Sharp

child:
Mary Marguerite (Mrs Sanford