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Joseph Brooks Shane

educator

Joseph Brooks Shane, American educator. Member Delawar County Chamber of Commerce. (education committee), Friends Council on Education, Foxhowe Association (president), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Sigma.

Background

Shane, Joseph Brooks was born on October 26, 1903 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Mary Buckley (Winmill) Shane.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College, 1925. A.M., University of Pennsylvania, 1930.

Career

Faculty, George School (Pennsylvania), 1925-1928, dean, 1938-1948. Headmaster Oakwood School, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1948-1950, also teacher education department Vassar College. Vice president Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1950-1974.

Past president Dutchess County Group on World Affairs. Executive Committee Pennsylvania-New Jersey-Delaware Planning Committee. Advisory council Media.

Membership

Member Delawar County Chamber of Commerce. (education committee), Friends Council on Education, Foxhowe Association (president), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Sigma.

Connections

Married Theresa Cooper, September 1, 1927. Children: John Buckley, Joseph Lawrence.

father:
Charles Shane

mother:
Mary Buckley (Winmill) Shane

spouse:
Theresa Cooper

children:
John Buckley Shane

Joseph Lawrence Shane