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art educator

Jerry Lewis Miller, American Art educator. Certified elementary teacher, Missouri. Named Missouri Art Educator of Year Missouri Art Education Association, 1988; recipient Distinguished Faculty award College Arts & Sciences, 1987.

Background

Miller, Jerry Lewis was born on November 1, 1938 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Son of Robert Lewis and Galena Hazel (Martin) Miller.

Education

Bachelor of Science in education, Northeast Missouri State University, 1960. MSe, University Missouri, 1967. Doctor of Education, University Kansas, 1980.

Career

Secondary art teacher, Richmond (Missouri) Public Schools, 1960-1968;art coordinator, Education & Record Center for Migratory Children of Missouri, Cape Girardeau, 1968-1969;laboratory school art teacher, Center Missouri State University, Warrensburg, 1969-1979;art instructor, Center Missouri State University, Warrensburg, since 1979;chair art department, Center Missouri State University, Warrensburg, since 1988. Facilitator Missouri Arts Council, Harrisonville, Missouri, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, Missouri.

Membership

Director Crayola Dream-makers Exhibit Binney & Smith Company, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1991-1992. Member Missouri Arts Competency and Key Skills Communications, Missouri Department Elementary & Science Educated, Jefferson City, Missouri, 1987-1988. Member Missouri Art Education Association (president 1984-1986), National Art Education Association (states assembly 1987-1988), Phi Delta Kappa, Lion's Club.

Connections

Married Joyce Gail Cope, December 27, 1961. Children: Jeffrey Lewis, Jay Christopher.

father:
Robert Lewis Miller

mother:
Galena Hazel (Martin) Miller

spouse:
Joyce Gail Cope

children:
Jeffrey Lewis Miller

Jay Christopher Miller