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Library media specialist

Janet Johnson Wells, American Historian educator. Certified English and history teacher, library media specialist, Kentucky. Member National Education Association, National Council for Social Studies, National Council Teachers English, Kentucky Education Association, Kentucky Junior History Society (sponsor), Kentucky History Society, Rockcastle County Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma (committee chair).

Background

Wells, Janet Johnson was born on January 7, 1963 in Richmond, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Harry Coleman and Lillie Juanita (Richmond) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor in History, Eastern Kentucky University, 1985. Master of Arts in History, Eastern Kentucky University, 1990. Rank I Library. Science, Eastern Kentucky University, 1993.

Career

Teacher history and English Rockcastle County High School, Mount Vernon, Kentucky, 1985—1995, library media specialist, since 1995. Supervising teacher for student teachers Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Berea College, since 1992. Presenter professional development library science Educational Excellence Consortium Eastern Kentucky University, 1993.

Adjunct instructor Eastern Kentucky University, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Certified English and history teacher, library media specialist, Kentucky.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Member American Library Association, Kentucky Library. Association, Kentucky School Media Association (named School Library. Media Specialist of Year, 2005), Central Kentucky School Media Association (committee chair, named School Library.

Media Specialist of Year, 2004), Kentucky Reading Association, Delta Kappa Gamma (past president local chapter), Phi Delta Kappa (vice president programs 2002-2003, president 2003-2004).

Connections

Married John Lester Wells Junior, July 8, 1989. 1 child, Jenna.

father:
Harry Coleman Johnson

mother:
Lillie Juanita (Richmond) Johnson

spouse:
John Lester Wells Junior

child:
Jenna Wells