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German and English educator

Ellen Gail Batt, German and English educator.

Background

Batt, Ellen Gail was born on November 24, 1951 in Ontario, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Wayne Stephan and Mary Louise (Cebulski) Piercy.

Education

Student, University Hawaii, 1973. Bachelor, University Idaho, 1974. Postgraduate, University Erlangen-Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany, 1978.

Postgraduate, Boise State University, since 1991.

Career

Spanish, German, English teacher, Aberdeen (Idaho) School, 1974-1975;German and English instructor, Department of Defense, Nuremberg, 1976-1979;English instructor, Spracheninstitut Nürnberg, Nuremberg, 1975-1979;instructor German and English as Second Language, College of Idaho, Caldwell, since 1983. Interpreter, translater American Hop Growers Association President, Caldwell, since 1989;translator German potato research U. Idaho Research Station, Aberdeen, 1974-1975. Private foreign language instructor, Aberdeen, Caldwell, Nuremberg, since 1974.

Creator, presenter workshops in field.

Membership

School board trustee Vallivue School District # 139, Caldwell, since 1988, school board chairman, since 1990. President German-American Women's Club, Nuremberg, 1977-1978. Member American Association Teachers of German, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Idaho Teachers of Foreign Languages and Cultures, National Council Teachers of English, Vallivue Education Foundation (vice chairman 1989-1990), Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: accordian, tennis, hosting international guests, educational activities for her children.

Connections

Married Norman Arthur Batt, July 26, 1975. Children: Wayne Arthur, Wendy Mira-Lou, Katie Anna, Nicholas Dale.

father:
Wayne Stephan Piercy

mother:
Mary Louise (Cebulski) Piercy

spouse:
Norman Arthur Batt

child:
Wayne Arthur Batt

child:
Wendy Mira-Lou Batt

child:
Katie Anna Batt

child:
Nicholas Dale Batt