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Education educator

Holly Priestley, American education educator. Member American Education Research Association, Association for Education of Teachers of Science, Hawaii Science Teachers Association, National Association Biology Teachers, National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Priestley, Holly was born on December 6, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Vernard Fenel Delk and Florence Amelia Baker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Science Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1968. Master of Education in Science Education, University Pittsburgh, 1975. Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1996.

Career

Teacher Wilkinsburg (Pennsylvania) School District, 1971-1975. Science and mathematics teacher School District Borough of Morrisville, Pennsylvania, 1977-1999. Instructor Holy Family College, Philadelphia, 1985-1989, Bucks County Community College, Newtown, 1989-1993, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1994-1998, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, 1998-1999.

Instructor education University Hawaii, Hilo, 1999—2000. Associate researcher Penn State University, since 2000. Teacher chem physics earth science Burlington High School, New Jersey, since 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author assessment tool Inquiry Matrix, 1998.

Membership

Member American Education Research Association, Association for Education of Teachers of Science, Hawaii Science Teachers Association, National Association Biology Teachers, National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Greyhound adoption, gardening.

Connections

Married William J. Priestley, May 24, 1986. 1 child from previous marriage, Aaron C. Stout.

father:
Vernard Fenel Delk

mother:
Florence Amelia Baker

spouse:
William J. Priestley