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elementary school educator

Joyce Cox Smith, American elementary school educator. Named Teacher of the Year, Brentwood Elementary School, 1989-1990. Supervisor New Way Baptist Church Children's Church, since 1988. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Women Growth Institute, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Smith, Joyce Cox was born on October 20, 1945 in Coffeeville, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Johnnie and Lottie (Pace) Cox.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Alabama State University, Montgomery, 1966. Postgraduate, University Miami, 1970. M.Urban Education, Florida International University, 1991.

Career

Teacher Dade County Schools, Miami, Florida, from 1966, mathematics resource teacher, 1972-1976.

Religion

Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Politics

The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

Views

All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Supervisor New Way Baptist Church Children's Church, since 1988. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Women Growth Institute, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, reading, writing.

Connections

Married James A. Smith, February 2. 1 child, Janiece A.

father:
Johnnie Cox

mother:
Lottie (Pace) Cox

spouse:
James A. Smith

child:
Janiece A. Smith