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Science educator

Jan Libby French, American science educator. Elementary Teacher Certified Ohio, 1996. Named one of Best award for the Society of Engineering Geologists, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1984; fellow Teacher Academy Project, National Space and Biomedical Research Institute, since 2001; scholar Participant, educational workshop, National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Background

French, Jan Libby was born on June 1, 1954 in Bethesda, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Lucy Slade and Edwin Clark Libby.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Delaware, 1976.

Career

Editor American Geological Institute, Falls Church, Virginia, 1976—1978. Geologist United States Department of Energy, Washington, 1978—1979, United States Department of Interior, Denver, 1979—1986. Science teacher Cincinnati Country Day School, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Elementary Teacher Certified Ohio, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book chapter) Geology of North America, volume I-2, (journal article) American Association Petroleum Geologists, Northeastern Geology, Science and Children, Curriculum Technology Quarterly, Eisenhower National Clearinghouse Focus.

Membership

Member of Science Education Council of Ohio, National Association Science Teachers (Gustav Ohaus award 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, swimming.

Connections

Married Randall Dean French, December 26, 1953. 1 child Katelin Libby.

father:
Lucy Slade

mother:
Edwin Clark Libby

spouse:
Randall Dean French

child:
Katelin Libby French