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English language educator

Jean Norris Scales, American English language educator. Danforth Summer Study grantee Danforth Foundation, University of Michigan, 1962, 63, U.Bridgeport, 1967. Active United Nations Association United States of America, Durham, since 1960, Center for Peace Education, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1991. Member American Association of University Professors, Alpha Kappa Mu, Theta Sigma Phi.

Background

Scales, Jean Norris was born on June 9, 1930 in Frankfort, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Ernest Mishael and Mallia Reto (Poole) Norris.

Education

Bachelor in English, Prairie View University, 1951. Master of Arts in Journalism, State University Iowa, 1953. Master of Arts in English, University Michigan, 1959.

Doctor of Philosophy in English, University North Carolina, 1980.

Career

Assistant professor language arts Jackson (Mississippi) State University, 1953-1956. Teacher English Prairie View (Texas) University, 1957-1959. Associate professor English North Carolina Center University, Durham, 1959-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Active United Nations Association United States of America, Durham, since 1960, Center for Peace Education, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1991. Member American Association of University Professors, Alpha Kappa Mu, Theta Sigma Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, cooking, traveling.

Connections

Married Jay Hugh Scales, April 4, 1969.

father:
Ernest Mishael Norris

mother:
Mallia Reto (Poole) Norris

spouse:
Jay Hugh Scales