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Doris Kelly Jackson, American principal. Certified teacher elementary education, reading specialist, media specialist, elementary supervisor, secondary principal, Pennsylvania.

Background

Jackson, Doris Kelly was born on March 23, 1938 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Le Roy and Janie (Grady) Kelly.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cheyney University, 1960. Master of Science, Cheyney University, 1991. Master of Science, Temple University, 1978.

Career

Teacher, Coatesville (Pennsylvania) City School District, 1960-1962;curriculum writer, Capitol Cities Inc., Philadelphia, 1976-1977;teacher, School District Philadelphia, 1963-1973;reading specialist, School District Philadelphia, 1973-1987;in-service instructor, School District Philadelphia, 1980-1982;instructional supervisor, School District Philadelphia, 1988-1991;reading specialist, School District Philadelphia, since 1991;president, Stepperz Inc. Acting assistant principal Leeds Middle School, Philadelphia, 1996. Instructor Covenant International Institute, 1995-1996.

Consultant social studies textbook, Philadelphia, 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher elementary education, reading specialist, media specialist, elementary supervisor, secondary principal, Pennsylvania.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (magazine) Alert, 1979. Editor: (video scripts) Training Development Standards of American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1979-1980.

Membership

Member steering committee Careers in Communications Technology, Office of Multi-Media, School District Philadelphia, 1981-1989. Executive committee PATHS, School District Philadelphia, 1990, 91. Member long range planning committee Colonial School District, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, 1990.

Graduate council representative Graduate Student Association, Cheyney, 1990-1991. Board directors American Women's Heritage Society, Philadelphia, 1989-1997. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Association Educational Communications and Technology (evaluator instructional materials 1988-1989), National Council Teachers English (liaison representative 1977-1980), Women in Education, Philadelphia Federation Teachers, Black Women's Education Alliance (national recording secretary 1995-1997), Delaware Valley Association Black School Educators, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association, Alumni Association Temple University, Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society, Optimist (charter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, writing, multi-media productions, creative exhibits.

Connections

Married Robert Travis Jackson, November 3, 1962 (divorced August 1981). Children: Robert Junior, Kelli, Shawn.

father:
Le Roy Kelly

mother:
Janie (Grady) Kelly

spouse:
Robert Travis Jackson

children:
Robert Junior Jackson

Kelli Jackson

Shawn Jackson