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Education educator

Dorothy Marie Spethmann was American education educator. Board directors, co-founder Every Citizen Counts Organization, Madison, South Dakota, since 1974. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics (presenter), South Dakota Council Teachers of Mathematics (kindermath trainer, presenter at Closing the Gap 92-96, gender equity trainer 1994-1995).

Background

Spethmann, Dorothy Marie was born on April 7, 1935 in Veblen, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of John L. and Jo N. (Vrchota) Haggerty.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Misercordia University, Dallas, Pennsylvania, 1960. Master of Education, University South Dakota, 1976.

Career

Teacher Elementary Schools, Detroit, 1955-1960, Dallas, 1960-1964, Elementary Junior High, South Dakota, 1964-1970. Associate professor Dakota State University, Madison, 1974—1996. Retired, 1996

Presenter of various new teaching techniques in cities throughout South Dakota, 1980-1995.

Consultant State of South Dakota, 1975-1980. Designed computer course for teachers, 1980, for special education course, 1991, for junior high/middle school, 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Presenter in field.

Membership

Board directors, co-founder Every Citizen Counts Organization, Madison, South Dakota, since 1974. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics (presenter), South Dakota Council Teachers of Mathematics (kindermath trainer, presenter at Closing the Gap 92-96, gender equity trainer 1994-1995).

Connections

Married Robert E. Spethman, May 30, 1970. 1 child, Mary Jo.

father:
John L. Haggerty

mother:
Jo N. (Vrchota) Haggerty

spouse:
Robert E. Spethman

child:
Mary Jo Spethmann