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art educator

Kerry Jo Freedman, American Art educator. Named to Outstanding Young Women of America, 1982; fellow Ohio State University, 1989-1990, Charles Babbage Institute, 1989-1990. Member American Ednl. Research Association (officer arts and learning 1989-1992), National Art Education Association (editorial board studies in art education, 1993-1997), International Society for Education Through Art, United States Society for Education Through Art, ASCD.

Background

Freedman, Kerry Jo was born on July 21, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Arthur Jacob and Sally Ann Freedman.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1977;Master of Arts, University of Illinois, 1980;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1985.

Career

Art teacher, Blue Island (Illinois) Public Schools, 1977-1979;instructor, Federation Art School, Champaign, Illinois, 1980;instructor, University of Illinois Art School for Gifted High School Students, 1981;graduate assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1981-1985;assistant professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1985-1992;associate professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1992-1998;professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, since 1998. Advisory board Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1985-1998, Journal of Art and Design Education, United Kingdom, 1994-1998.

Works

Membership

Member American Educational Research Association (officer arts and learning 1989-1992), National Art Education Association (senior editor studies art education, Distinguished fellow), International Society Education Through Art, United States Society for Education Through Art, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Connections

Married Douglas Gordon Boughton.

father:
Arthur Jacob

mother:
Sally Ann Freedman

spouse:
Douglas Gordon Boughton.