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Jane Frances Rudden, American education educator. Certified reading specialist, K-12 multi-subject teacher, 7th-8th grade remedial reading teacher. Recipient Golden Apple Achiever award Ashland Oil Corporation, 1991; West Virginia University Fellow, 1992-1994, Millersville University School Education fellow, since 1999; West Virginia University grantee, 1993-1994.


Rudden, Jane Frances was born on April 22, 1945 in St. Louis. Daughter of Francis Edward and Julia Margaret (Chartrand) Rudden.


Bachelor, Fontbonne College, 1968. Master of Arts, West Virginia University, 1992. Doctor of Education, West Virginia University, 1994.


5th-8th grade language arts teacher Our Lady of the American mathematical society, Kansas City, Missouri, 1968-1971. 7th-8th grade language arts teacher St. Anthony's Junior-Senior High School, Wailuku Maui, Hawaii, 1971-1975. 7th-8th language arts teacher St. Margaret of Scotland, St. Louis, 1977-1978.

Unit supervisor, 3d-4th grade teacher St. Joseph's Child Care Center, Chicago, 1975-1977. Director meetings and conventions Smith, Bucklin and Associates, Washington, 1978-1980. Manager data processing training Riggs National Bank, 1980-1982.

Education consultant, marketing representative Deltak, Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, 1982-1989. 8th grade lang arts teacher Berkeley Springs (West Virginia) Junior-Senior High School, 1990-1992. Assistant professor elementary education Millersville (Pennsylvania) University, since 1995.

Adjunct professor reading West Virginia University, Morgantown, 1995. Guest lecturer, consultant West Virginia Writing Project, Morgantown, 1993-1994. Member pedagogy team West Virginia University, 1993-1994.

Liaison to public school Benudum Project, Morgantown, 1994. Graduate assistant West Virginia University, 1992-1994. Presenter in field.


  • Certified reading specialist, K-12 multi-subject teacher, 7th-8th grade remedial reading teacher.


Accreditation coordinator National Council Accreditation Teacher Education, since 1999, Millersville University, since 1999. Member College Reading Association (session chair 1994), Pennsylvania Reading Teacher Education, College Reading Improvement (treasurer, member chair), International Reading Association, Lancaster Lebanon Reading Council (co-chair), Keystone State Reading Association, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi.


  • Other Interests

    Writing children's books, reading, stitchery, gardening.


Married Arthur DonaldHeiny, August 10, 1991.

Francis Edward Rudden

Julia Margaret (Chartrand) Rudden

Arthur DonaldHeiny