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Secondary education educator

John Winfield Hodgkins, American Secondary education educator. Recipient Tandy scholarship, 1993, 94.

Background

Hodgkins, John Winfield was born on October 21, 1953 in Bangor, Maine, United States. Son of Winfield Chester and Pauline Mae (Carter) Hodgkins.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, University Maine, 1976. Master of Science in Biology, Engineering, University Lowell, 1983.

Career

Work leader youth conservation corps, United States Forest Svc., Petersburg, Ak., 1976;environmental education specialist, United States Forest Svc., Wrangell, Ak., 1977;teacher biology, Alvirne H.S., Hudson, N.H., 1976-1980;water quality treatment plant supervisor, Digital Equipment Corporation, Hudson, Massachusetts, 1981-1982;senior engineering aide, Department Environmental Quality Engineering, Westborough, Massachusetts, 1981-1982;teacher biology, Burlington (Massachusetts) H.S., 1983;teacher biology, Alvirne H.S., Hudson, N.H., 1983-1984;also head department science, since 1984. Member joint management county Southeastern Regional Education Svc. Center, Inc., Derry, N.H., since 1990.

Chairman science advisory board Alvirne H.S., since 1992. Educational consultant Microcosmos, Boston, since 1993, AgriSci., Madison, Wisconsin, since 1992. Participant School to Work-Teacher in the Workplace, 1995.

Membership

Sunday school leader, teacher Church of the Good Shepherd, Nashua, New Hampshire, since 1990. Assistant soccer coach Hudson Youth Soccer, 1994. Den leader Cub Scouts, 1995.

Director, president Citizen Advisers of Nashua Area, 1994. Member National Science Teachers Association, National Biology Teachers Association (Outstanding Biology Teacher nominee 1988), National Science Supervisors Association, New Hampshire Science Teachers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, canoeing, skiing, tennis, gardening.

Connections

Married Sheila Jean Forrest, May 21, 1983. Children: Ian, Gavin, Grant.

father:
Winfield Chester Hodgkins

mother:
Pauline Mae (Carter) Hodgkins

spouse:
Sheila Jean Forrest

child:
Ian Hodgkins

child:
Gavin Hodgkins

child:
Grant Hodgkins