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Secondary education educator

Leona Joyce Penner, American secondary school educator. Recipient Presidential award for excellence in mathematics teaching for Nebraska, National Science Foundation, 1989. Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Nebraska Association Teachers of Mathematics (president-elect, president 1985-1986), Council Presidential Awardees.

Background

Penner, Leona Joyce was born on February 9, 1944 in Beatrice, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Paul and Ann (Epp) Penner.

Education

Bachelor, Bethel College, Newton, Kansas, 1966. Master of Arts in Teaching, University Nebraska, 1988.

Career

Teacher mathematics, Coleman Junior High School, Wichita, Kansas, 1966-1968;teacher mathematics, Lincoln East Junior-Senior High School, since 1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Instructor mathematics University Nebraska, Lincoln, since 1989. Consultant on mathematics education, since 1989.

Membership

Member National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Nebraska Association Teachers of Mathematics (president-elect, president 1985-1986), Council Presidential Awardees.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, church workk.

Connections

father:
Paul Penner

mother:
Ann (Epp) Penner