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Primary education educator

Jane Elizabeth Larsen, American primary education educator. Certified elementary teacher, Massachusetts, teacher young children with special needs. Commonwealth Insvc. Institute grantee Massachusetts Department Education, 1987, Horace Mann grantee, 1988-1989, Chapter 1988 grantee, 1990-1992, Special Education Allocation grantee, 1990-1992, project impact grantee, 1992-1995.


Larsen, Jane Elizabeth was born on June 26, 1948 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Anthony John and Jennie Ann (Koloski) Wilkes.


Associate of Arts, Berkshire Community College, 1968. Bachelor of Science in Education, North Adams State College, 1970. Master of Education, Lesley College, 1990.


Teacher kindergarten, Granville (New York) Public Schools, 1970-1972;supervisor vascular research laboratory, St. Vincent's Hospital, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1973-1977;teacher, director, Somerset (Massachusetts) Children's Center, 1978-1986;teacher, Somerset Public Schools, Somerset, 1986-1989;coordinator department early childhood, Somerset Public Schools, Somerset, since 1989. Co-chair Somerset Early Childhood Advisory county, Somerset, since 1985. Member committee for excellence Somerset Public Schools, since 1992, chair Somerset Kindergarten review committee.

Validator National Association Education Young Children, since 1991.


  • Certified elementary teacher, Massachusetts, teacher young children with special needs.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member National Association Education Young Children, SMAEYC, ACEI, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Somerset Chorale.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: camping, knitting.


Married David L. Larsen, August 12, 1972. Children: Erinn Lee, Matthew David.

Anthony John Wilkes

Jennie Ann (Koloski) Wilkes

David L. Larsen

Erinn Lee Larsen

Matthew David Larsen