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Literacy educator

John A. Childrey,, American literacy educator. Advances of Year Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1991; recipient Service award Phi Delta Kappa, 1990. Chairman Coral Springs Middle School, 1982-1986; editor: Florida Reading Association Quarterly, 1991-1994. Member National Council Teachers of English, International Reading Association, Modern Language Association, South Florida Poetry Instructor (treasurer 1984-1986).

Background

Childrey,, John A. was born on March 21, 1943 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of John Albert and Frances Ashton Trice Childrey.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Virginia, 1965. Master of Education, University Virginia, 1968. Doctor of Education, University Virginia, 1973.

Master of Fine Arts, Florida International University, 1994.

Career

Teacher Lynchburg (Virginia) Public Schools, 1965-1969. Instructor Randolph Macon Woman's College, Lynchburg, 1969-1973. Assistant professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1973-1977.

From assistant to associate professor Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1977-1988, from associate to professor Davie, since 1988. Consultant Broward County Public Schools, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1979-1998.

Works

Membership

Chairman Coral Springs Middle School, 1982-1986. Editor: Florida Reading Association Quarterly, 1991-1994. Member National Council Teachers of English, International Reading Association, Modern Language Association, South Florida Poetry Instructor (treasurer 1984-1986).

Connections

Married Candace O'Hern Childrey, June 19, 1965. Children: Amy Thomasson Childrey Nast, Sean O'Hern Childrey.

father:
John Albert

mother:
Frances Ashton Trice Childrey,

spouse:
Candace O'Hern Childrey

children:
Amy Thomasson Childrey Nast Childrey,

Sean O'Hern Childrey Childrey,