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Mathematics educator

Linda Jensen Sheffield, American Mathematics educator. Certified elementary teacher, Iowa, Pennsylvania. Grantee National Science Foundation, 1988-1995, unites states department Education, 1989-1990, Eisenhower Funds, since 1990. Member School Science and Math Association (board directors 1987-1990, president-elect 1996), National Council Teachers Mathematics National Association Gifted Children, American Ednl. Research Association.

Background

Sheffield, Linda Jensen was born on April 11, 1949 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Raymond Frederick and Evelyn Lorraine (Milotz) Jensen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 1970; Master of Education, University Texas, 1971; Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1973.

Career

Assistant, associate professor, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1973-1983; professor mathematics education, Northern Kentucky U., Highland Heights, since 1983; regent's professor, Northern Kentucky U., Highland Heights, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, Iowa, Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member School Science and Math Association (board directors 1987-1990, president-elect 1996), National Council Teachers Mathematics National Association Gifted Children, American Ednl. Research Association.

Connections

Married Willard Marshall Sheffield, August, 1981. 1 child, Daniel Jensen.

father:
Raymond Frederick Jensen

mother:
Evelyn Lorraine (Milotz) Jensen

spouse:
Willard Marshall Sheffield

child:
Daniel Jensen Sheffield