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Elementary art educator

Judith Rose Zimmerman, American Elementary art educator. Certified art teacher, Ohio.


Zimmerman, Judith Rose was born on January 17, 1945 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Emery and Josephine Leona (Terlecki) Ference.


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education, Kent State University, 1977. Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, Kent State University, 1992. Attending, Art Education Association, since 2008.


Elementary art teacher, Sandy Valley School District, Magnolia, Ohio., since 1977. Instructor art Massillon (Ohio) Art Museum, Canton (Ohio) Museum Art.


  • Certified art teacher, Ohio.


  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Millcreek Metro Parks, 2004 (3rd place, 2004), 2007, Governor Artist Show, 2010.


Advisory committee Education Enhancement Partnership Council, Canton, Ohio, 1992. Active Little Art Gallery, 1992, Massillon Art Museum. Team member and gifted student Stark County Differentiation Arts.

Member National Education Association, National Art Education Association, Ohio Education Association (nominated for Art Educator of Year 2003), Ohio Art Education Association (chair east central division 1985-1990, elementary division 1989-1991, Art Educator of Year 1983, Featured Art Teacher of Month 1990, nominated Art Educator of Year 2003), Kent State Alumni Association, Ohio Alliance for Art Education, Canton Art Institute (state team art assessment, Art Educator of Year 1992), OEA (representative state district 51), Phi Delta Kappa (newsletter editor McKinley chapter, National Newsletter award 1997).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, tennis, music, oil painting, walking.


Married William Carl Zimmerman, Junior, Nov 27, 1965. Children: Shawn, William III.

Emery Ference

Josephine Leona (Terlecki) Ference

William Carl Zimmerman

Shawn Zimmerman

William III Zimmerman