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elementary school educator

Janet Lee Clark Hutchinson, American elementary school educator. Achievements include Significant Contribution to Edn; Outstanding Female Student, Sheridan College, 1977. Named Teacher of Year, Weston County School District, 2007; recipient Wyoming Educator of the Week, Wyoming Student Loan Corporation, 1996.


Hutchinson, Janet Lee Clark was born on July 18, 1955 in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Straitor and Elaine Clark.


Associate of Arts, Sheridan College, Sheridan, Wyoming, 1975. Master of Engineering, U.Wyo., Laramie, Wyoming, 2001. Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Black Hills State University, Spearfish, South Dakota, 1977.


Kindergarten teacher Moorcroft Elementary School, Moorcroft, Wyoming, 1977—1979. Homebound tutor Crook County School District # 1, 1979—1985. Rural school teacher Kitty Moats School, Osage, 1989—2007.

Teacher kindergarten Weston School District #1, since 2007. Adult education instructor Eastern Wyoming College, Torrington, Wyoming, 1983—1991. Substitute teacher Weston County School District #1, Newcastle, Wyoming, 1985—1989.

Adult education instructor Eastern Wyoming College, Torrington, Wyoming, 2001—2004.


  • Achievements include Significant Contribution to Edn. Outstanding Female Student, Sheridan College, 1977.


  • Other Work

    • Presenter (education) Meeting Educational Standards through Play.


Member Moorcroft Recreation Board, Moorcroft, Wyoming, 1983—1985. Secretary Newcastle Centennial Committee, Newcastle, 1987—1992. Church school teacher Christ Episcopal Church, 1985—1999.

Secretary/treasurer/member Weston County Fair Board. Member of National Education Association, National Science Teachers of America, National Association for the Education of Young Children, International Society for Technology in Education, 4-H (leader, Outstanding 4H Leader 1993, Oustanding 4H Alumni), Order of the Eastern Star (grand electa 2004-2005, 25 year member 1999, Grand Electa 2004-2005), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 2002-2004).


  • Other Interests

    Life long learner, antiques, cooking, sewing, outdoors.


Married Michael Hutchinson, May 28, 1977. Children: Cody Ryan, Josie Renee.

Straitor Clark

Elaine Clark

Michael Hutchinson

Cody Ryan Hutchinson

Josie Renee Hutchinson