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Science educator

Helen Reed Broughton, American science educator. Fellow Department Energy, 1989, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1991-1992; recipient Image award National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1989; named Teacher of Year NABSE, 1994.

Background

Broughton, Helen Reed was born on June 27, 1945 in Marion, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Frank Reed and Annie (Watson) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Arkansas Pine Bluff, 1966. Master of Science, Memphis State University, 1973. Doctor of Education, Memphis State University, 1984.

Career

Teacher, Harvey (Illinois) School District, 1967-1968;teacher, West Memphis (Arkansas) School District, 1968-1971;teacher, Memphis City Schools, since 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Take Back Your Neighborhood, 1994.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Tennessee Education Association, Tennessee Science Teachers Association (representative district 9 1992-1994, Outstanding Chapter award 1994), Memphis Education Association, Memphis Organization Science Teachers (co-founder 1992, president 1992-1994, Presidential award 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: writer.

Connections

Married Charles Lee Broughton, December 26, 1965. Children: Charles II, Clifford, Camille.

father:
Frank Reed Anderson

mother:
Annie (Watson) Anderson

spouse:
Charles Lee Broughton

child:
Charles II Broughton

child:
Clifford Broughton

child:
Camille Broughton