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Secondary school educator

Jan Kort Williams, American secondary school educator. Named Teacher of Year Rockwall Indiana School District, 1990; finalist Apple Computer Thanks to Teacher award, Texas, 1990. Member National Council Teachers English, National Federation Teachers, Alliance of Rockwell Educators.

Background

Williams, Jan Kort was born on October 17, 1953 in Carmi, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Ted J. and Ruth Ann (Ward) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Eastern Illinois University, 1974. Master of Arts, Eastern Illinois University, 1975.

Career

Teacher Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, 1976-1977. Teacher English Williams Middle School, Rockwall, Texas, 1984-1990, Summit Middle School, Edmond, Oklahoma, 1990-1991, Edmond Memorial High School, 1991, Rockwall (Texas) High School, 1992—1998. Counselor Utley Frashner Center, Rockwell, 1998—2000, Caney Creek High School, Conroe, Texas, 2001—2002, Hargrave High School, Huffman, 2000—2003, Plano West Senior High School, Plano, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: In Shape for Learning: Interdisciplinary Curriculum Enhancements.

Religion

Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Politics

God commands His people to respect the authority of political leaders and honor them. God also commands His people to pray for their political leaders.

Views

It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

Membership

Member National Council Teachers English, National Federation Teachers, Alliance of Rockwell Educators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, children's sports, travel.

Connections

Married S. Eric Williams, November 25, 1971. Children: Ryan Eric, Worth Smith.

father:
Ted J. Smith

mother:
Ruth Ann (Ward) Smith

spouse:
S. Eric Williams

children:
Ryan Eric Williams

Worth Smith Williams