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Religious publications editor

M. Franklin Dotts was religious publications editor. Ordained to ministry, Methodist Church, 1961. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Relations Education Association, Christian Educators Fellowship, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Dotts, M. Franklin was born on May 26, 1929 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Merrill M. and Helen (Holt) Dotts.

Education

Bachelor, University Pittsburgh, 1951. Master of Education, University Pittsburgh, 1954. Master of Divinity, Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary, 1961.

Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1969.

Career

Teacher high schools, Pennsylvania, 1951-1957;youth minister, 1st United Methodist Church, Arlington Heights, Illinois, 1958-1961;minister Christian education, St. Paul United Methodist Church, Omaha, 1961-1965;editor children's publications, United Methodist Church General Board of Discipleship, Nashville, 1967-1973;director curriculum planning, United Methodist Church General Board of Discipleship, Nashville, 1973-1986;executive editor children's publications, United Methodist Church General Board of Discipleship, Nashville, 1986-1990;retired, 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry, Methodist Church, 1961.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Clues to Creativity, vols. 1, 2, 3, 1976.

Membership

Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Relations Education Association, Christian Educators Fellowship, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

1 child, Ruthann Catherine.

father:
Merrill M. Dotts

mother:
Helen (Holt) Dotts

child:
Ruthann Catherine Dotts