Bachelor, Paine College, 1959.
Mathematics teacher Blanchard Consolidated Schools, Appling, 1959-1961, Richmond County Public Schools, Augusta, Georgia, 1961-1962, Lawrence (Kansas) Public Schools, 1973-1988, 91—, mathematics supervisor, 1988—1991, 1993—1998. Mathematics consultant Macmillan/McGraw-Hill, 1991, retired, 1998. Head writing team Kansas Mathematics Assessment, Center for Educational Testing and Evaluation, University Kansas, 1999.
Chair, writing team Kansas Mathematics Standards, since 1989. Member Kansas Mathematics Assessment, 1990-1991. Consultant Scott, Foresman, Glenview, Illinois, 1989-1990.
Trainer Kansas Mathematics Academy, Olathe, summer 1990. Member subcommittee interstate new teacher assessment and support consortium on math, chief state school officers, since 1993.
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Member, treasurer Lawrence Douglas County Health Board, since 2003. Volunteer Lawrence Arts Center, since 2004. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Board Professional Teaching Standards (vice chair middle childhood and early adolescence mathematics committee 1992-1996), Kansas Association Teachers Mathematics, National Council Teachers Mathematics, National Council Supervisors Mathematics.
Married Robert B. Sanders, December 23, 1961. Children: Sylvia Lynne, William Nealous.