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Fine arts educator

Jo Anne Rabun-Smith, American Fine arts educator. Certified art educator, Massachusetts, Virginia, elementary educator, Massachusetts. Named Northern Virginia Middle School Art Teacher, Virginia Art Education Association, 1992.

Background

Rabun-Smith, Jo Anne was born on December 30, 1937 in Coral Gables, Florida, United States. Daughter of Joseph Arthur and Armada Elizabeth (Lemont) Rabun.

Education

Bachelor, Valdosta State University, 1960; Master of Arts, California State University, Carson, 1990.

Career

Teacher elementary, Clayton County Schools, Jonesboro, Georgia, 1964-1965; teacher elementary, Pembroke (Massachusetts) Schools, 1965-1967; fine arts teacher, Silver Lake Regional School District, Kingston, Massachusetts, 1967-1969; fine arts teacher, Spencer (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1969-1970; fine arts teacher, Subic Bay Naval Air Station, Republic of the Philippines, 1970-1973; fine arts teacher, Department of Defense, Nurenberg, Germany, 1973-1975; fine arts teacher, Prince William County, Manassas, Virginia, since 1985. Workshop presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Certified art educator, Massachusetts, Virginia, elementary educator, Massachusetts.

Membership

Member National Education Association, National ARt Education Association, Virginia Art Education Association, Northern Virginia Art Education Association (secretary 1992-1994, president since 1994), Virginia Alliance Arts Education, Committee on Multiethnic Concerns, Virginia Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, research, travel, theater, crafts projects.

Connections

Married Robert Joseph Smith, April 11, 1975 (divorced 1988). 1 child, Danielle Leigh.

father:
Joseph Arthur Rabun

mother:
Armada Elizabeth (Lemont) Rabun

spouse:
Robert Joseph Smith

child:
Danielle Leigh Rabun-Smith