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Harry Bard


Harry Bard, American educator.


Bard, Harry was born on December 24, 1906 in Baltimore. Son of Rubin and Fannye (Rothenberg) Bard.


Bachelor of Science, Johns Hopkins, 1929. Master of Science, Columbia, 1938. Doctor of Education, U. Maryland., 1950.

Doctor of Laws, Morgan College, 1959, Loyola College, Baltimore, 1963.


Teacher public schools, Baltimore, 1926-1935. Supervisor social studies, 1935-1946. Part-time instructor history, political science, education several colls., 1939-1976.

Assistant director Secondary Curriculum Bureau, Baltimore, 1946-1956. Director instructional services General Secondary Education Baltimore, 1956-1959. President Baltimore Community College, 1959-1976.

Chairman aviation commission American Council Education, 1946-1956. President Middle States Council Social Studies.


  • Author: Maryland, The State and Its Government, review, 1952. Maryland Today, review, 1961. Homework: A Guide for Secondary School Teachers, 1958.

    Teachers and the Community, 1952. (with H. Manakee) Active Citizenship, 1951. (with others) Citizenship and Government in Modern America, 1965.

    Maryland, State and Government: Its New Dynamics, 1974.


Member of executive board Baltimore Council Social Agilysys. Member National Conference Christians and Jews. Member Maryland. Advisory Committee on Federal Appropriation Higher Education Facilities.

United States delegate to international seminar United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Lake Success, 1948. Member Maryland. Constitutional Convention Commission, 1966-1967. Member Citizen’s Planning and Housing Association, Maryland.

History Society (member education committee), United Nations Association Maryland. (president 1957-1959, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (director), National Council Social Studies, American Association Junior Colls., Flag House Society Baltimore, Phi Delta Kappa.


Married Eleanor Ruth Blumberg, August 19, 1934. Children: Fane, Robert.

Rubin Bard

Fannye (Rothenberg) Bard

Eleanor Ruth Blumberg

Fane Bard

Robert Bard