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language educator

Deborah Anklam Benedict, American language educator. Recipient Outstanding Creative Educator Cox Communications, 1994, 97, J. Morton Award Excellence, 1995, Milken National Educator award, 1998, Teacher Venture grant, 1993-1994, Milken grant, 2004-2005; grantee Milken, 2004, Elder Horizon Presbyterian Church, 2005, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. STds. Committee, 2005.

Background

Benedict, Deborah Anklam was born on September 11, 1957 in Ventura, California, United States. Daughter of James Richard and Markie Anklam.

Education

Bachelor, University Arizona, 1979.

Career

Teacher Providence High School, San Antonio, 1981-1983, Kitty Hawk Junior High, Converse, 1983-1984, Judson High, Converse, 1984-1985, Oscar Smith, Chesapeake, Virginia, 1985-1987, Tempe (Arizona) High., 1988-1995, Mountain Pointe High School, Phoenix, 1992-1995, Desert Vista High School, Phoenix, since 1995, chair English department, since 1995. Chair North Center Desert Vista High School, since 1996, site base chair, since 1995, Tempe Sister Cities Exchange Teacher, Regensburg, Germany, 1992.

Membership

Vice president Desert Aquatics Swim Board, 1993-1994. Treasurer Parent-Teachers Association, Phoenix, 1988-1989. Member National Council Teachers England, Arizona Tennis Association, Philanthropic and Educational Organization, Sister Cities Teacher Exchange (board member), Tom Horne's Advisory Company, Elder for Horizon Presbyterian Church, Alpha Delta Kappa (treasurer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, art, reading.

Connections

Married Jeff Scott Benedict, June 3, 1979. Children: Katie, J.P., Jason, Rowan.

father:
James Richard

mother:
Markie Anklam

spouse:
Jeff Scott Benedict

children:
Katie Benedict

J.P. Benedict

Jason Benedict

Rowan Benedict