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science educator

Kenneth William Price, American Science educator. Certified science teacher, Montana. Named Montana Teacher of Year, Office Public Instruction, 1983; recipient Presidential award White House, 1984; Ken Price Day named in his honor City of Helena, 1984.

Background

Price, Kenneth William was born on January 13, 1943 in Flagstaff, Arizona, United States. Son of William Irvin and Lois (Hight) Price.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education, Northern Arizona University, 1964. Master of Education in Secondary School Administration, University Montana, 1989.

Career

Teacher, Long Beach (California) Public Schools, 1964-1969; teacher, Seattle Public Schools, 1969-1971; physics and chemistry teacher, Helena (Montana) Public Schools, since 1971; assistant principal, Helena H.S., since 1994. Director Project Alternative Learning, Helena, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified science teacher, Montana.

Membership

Chair Kessler Board Education, Helena, 1984-1987. Vice president Northern Rockies Mus.Sci., Helena, 1991-1993. Fellow National Education Association, Montana Education Association, National Science Teachers Association (Search for Excellence in Science award 1983), Montana Environmental Educational Association.

Member Montana Science Teachers Association (president 1986-1988), Helena Education Association (president 1985-1987, 91-92, Teacher of Year 1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, fishing, camping, outdoor activities.

Connections

Married Brenda Kay Brent, June 14, 1969. Children: Brandon, Katie.

father:
William Irvin Price

mother:
Lois (Hight) Price

spouse:
Brenda Kay Brent

children:
Brandon Price

Katie Price