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Gifted program educator

Linda Pigott Robinson, American Gifted program educator. Certified music, academic gifted, mentally handicapped program teacher, North Carolina. Fellow S.W. Virginia Writing Project, 1985.

Background

Robinson, Linda Pigott was born on October 26, 1955 in McComb, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Joe Ned and Lorraine (Holleman) Pigott.

Education

Bachelor of Music, U. Mississippi, 1977; Master of Education, U. Mississippi, 1978; postgraduate, Virginia Technology Institute, 1980-1982.

Career

Coordinator gifted programs, Henry County Public Schools, Collinsville, Virginia, 1978-1982; coordinator gifted programs, City of Salem (Virginia) Schools, 1983-1986; director, Roanoke (Virginia) Valley Boys Choir, Roanoke Valley School of Arts, 1982-1986; staff development consultant, Wake County Public Schools, Raleigh, North Carolina, since 1987; teacher academically gifted programs, Wake County Public Schools, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1987-1992. Private practice gifted program consultant, Raleigh. Adjunct faculty member University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1985-1987.

Legal liaison NCAGT; service delivery coordinator STAGE, FPG Center University of North Carolina-CH. Member of advisory board Capital Area Writing Project, Raleigh, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Certified music, academic gifted, mentally handicapped program teacher, North Carolina.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author curriculum materials, 1986.

Membership

Board of directors Raleigh Cons. of Music, 1990-1992, Habitat for Humanity, Roanoke, 1985-1986. Bible moderator White Memorial Presbyterian Church, Raleigh, since 1992. Member North Carolina Association for Gifted (state president since 1992), North Carolina Association for Giftedand Talented, Virginia Association for Education of Gifted (state president 1985-1986), Council for Exceptional Children.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: watercolors, music.

Connections

Married Thomas L. Robinson Junior, August 7, 1982. Children: J. Christopher, Carter T.

father:
Joe Ned Pigott

mother:
Lorraine (Holleman) Pigott

spouse:
Thomas L. Robinson Junior

children:
J. Christopher Robinson

Carter T. Robinson