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Frances Isenberger Putnam Edit Profile

educator , computer school administrator

Frances Isenberger Putnam, American educator, computer school administrator. Certified elementary teacher, in guidance and counseling California. Recipient American Freedom Foundation award, 1965. Member of MENSA, South Bay Retired Teachers Association, Computer Using Educators San Diego County, Computer Using Educators California, Chula Vista Association Gifted Children, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Putnam, Frances Isenberger was born on July 10, 1924 in Hilight, Wyoming, United States. Daughter of Claude Francis and Helen Isabel (Sinclair) Isenberger.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, San Diego State University, 1961. Master of Arts, San Diego State University, 1965.

Career

Teacher Campbell and Converse County Schools, Wyoming, 1941—1954, Las Vegas Public Schools, 1955—1959, Chula Vista City Schools, California, 1960—1968, resource teacher for gifted, 1968—1978, head teacher for gifted, 1978—1984, consultant gifted program and computer science, from 1984. Owner, operator Computer Scholar Chula Vista, from 1984. Author educational materials and computer programs.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, in guidance and counseling California.

Membership

Member of MENSA, South Bay Retired Teachers Association, Computer Using Educators San Diego County, Computer Using Educators California, Chula Vista Association Gifted Children, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, computers.

Connections

Married Harry Gordon Putnam, February 14, 1942. Children: Frances Teckla, Barbara Lynne Heffelfinger, Harry Putnam III, Kathleen Doris.

father:
Claude Francis Isenberger

mother:
Helen Isabel (Sinclair) Isenberger

spouse:
Harry Gordon Putnam

children:
Frances Teckla Putnam

Barbara Lynne Heffelfinger Putnam

Harry Putnam III Putnam

Kathleen Doris Putnam