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art educator

Janice Lee Knestrick, American art educator. Recipient Grants Washington Post, 1989, Prince William County Public Schools Education Foundation, 1991, Agnes Meyer Most Outstanding Teacher award Washington Post, 1990. Member National Education Association, Virginia Art Education Association (Northern Virginia Oustanding Art Teacher of Year 1991), Manassas Park Education Association, Prince William Education Association.

Background

Knestrick, Janice Lee was born on September 5, 1953 in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Bernard Paul and Mary (Ryan) Yurchik.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Radford (Virginia) University, 1975. Postgraduate, University Virginia, 1980. Postgraduate, George Mason University, 1980.

Career

Teacher, fine arts chairman Manassas Park (Virginia) High School, 1976-1991. Teacher, art department chairman Brentsville District Middle-Senior High School, Nokesville, Virginia, 1991-1992. Member visiting self-study committee Powhatan County High School, 1982.

Developer art program for elementary children Fairfax County Park Authority, Providence Recreation Center, 1982-1983.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Virginia Art Education Association (Northern Virginia Oustanding Art Teacher of Year 1991), Manassas Park Education Association, Prince William Education Association.

Connections

Married Joseph Collins Knestrick, July 5, 1980. Children: Mary Bridgette, Brittany Megan.

father:
Bernard Paul Yurchik

mother:
Mary (Ryan) Yurchik

spouse:
Joseph Collins Knestrick

children:
Mary Bridgette Knestrick

Brittany Megan Knestrick