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Elementary education educator

Frances Breen Terras, American Elementary education educator. Member International Reading Association (president Sierra county), Northern Nevada Writing Project (board directors), Washoe County Teachers Association (building representative, distinguished performance award 1972, dedicated service award 1981, Washoe County Teacher of Year 1986), Lincoln Park Parent-Teachers Association (life), Alpha Delta Kappa.

Background

Terras, Frances Breen was born on March 4, 1938 in Reno, Nevada, United States. Daughter of Peter and Gwendolyn (Ingram) Breen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, U. Nevada, 1960; Master of Education, U. Nevada, 1988.

Career

Teacher 6th grade, Washoe County School District, Reno, 1960-1963; remedial reading specialist, Washoe County School District, Reno, 1967-1992; teacher 3d grade, Washoe County School District, Reno, since 1992; teacher 4th grade, San Juan Unified School District, Sacramento, 1964-1967. Consultant Northern Nevada Writing Project, Reno, since 1989. Consultant writing examination Nev.State Department Education, Carson City, 1990-1991.

In-service instructor Washoe County School District, State Department Education, Reno, 1989-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Parent Connection, 1989.

Membership

Member International Reading Association (president Sierra county), Northern Nevada Writing Project (board directors), Washoe County Teachers Association (building representative, distinguished performance award 1972, dedicated service award 1981, Washoe County Teacher of Year 1986), Lincoln Park Parent-Teachers Association (life), Alpha Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, walking.

Connections

Married Terence E. Terras, June 1, 1960.

father:
Peter Breen

mother:
Gwendolyn (Ingram) Breen

spouse:
Terence E. Terras