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artist , Elementary education educator

Ellen Cook Pitts, American Elementary education educator, artist. Avocations: backpacking, photography, bicycling, Indian crafts. F C. Named Teacher of Year, Congaree Elementary School, 1989; curriculum grantee State of South Carolina., 1990-1991. Member South Carolina. Art Education Association.

Background

Pitts, Ellen Cook was born on April 24, 1948 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Daughter of Robert Madison and Margret Ann (Ogden) McElfresh.

Education

Attended, University Florida, 1967. Bachelor, Milliken University, 1970. Master of Arts, Illinois State University, 1971.

Postgraduate, University South Carolina, since 1987.

Career

Teacher emotionally mentally handicapped, Champaign (Illinois) Unit 4, 1971-1972; teacher, head department emotionally mentally handicapped, Champaign (Illinois) Unit 4, 1974-1983; teacher emotionally mentally handicapped and art, Hopkinsville (Kentucky) High School, 1972; teacher art, Christ the King School, Okinawa, Japan, 1973-1974; teacher art, Lexington District 2, West Columbia, South Carolina., since 1985.

Achievements

  • Avocations: backpacking, photography, bicycling, Indian crafts.

Membership

Member South Carolina. Art Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Backpacking, photography, bicycling, indian crafts.

Connections

Married Jeff L. Cook, July 1, 1972 (divorced August 1991). Children: Macyann, Marlissa. Married Philip W. Pitts Junior, July 10, 1993.

father:
Robert Madison McElfresh

mother:
Margret Ann (Ogden) McElfresh

spouses:
Philip W. Pitts Junior

Jeff L. Cook

children:
Macyann Pitts

Marlissa Pitts