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English as second language instructor

Margaret H. Edwards, American English as second language educator. Member Washington Association Educators of Speakers of Other Languages, Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages (Teacher of Year 1977, Dick Williams award 1998).

Background

Edwards, Margaret H. was born on January 28, 1940 in Falkirk, Scotland. Came to the United States, 1967. Daughter of John Hobbs and J. Catherine Muir (Rankine) Erskine.

Education

Diploma, University Grenoble, France, 1960. Diploma, University Santander, Spain, 1962. Bachelor, University Durham, England, 1961.

Master of Arts, University Durham, England. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1970. Graduate diploma in education, University Leicester, 1962.

Career

Head department French Chester-le-Street High School, England, 1962-1964. Teacher English, French, Spanish Maple Ridge Senior High School, Haney, British Columbia, Canada, 1964-1966. Teaching assistant University Washington, Seattle, 1968-1969.

Instructor Sullivan language school Behavioral Research Laboratories, Palo Alto, California, 1970-1971. Field researcher Denver Income-Maintenance Experiments Project, Denver, 1971-1972. Instructor French Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington, 1986-1991.

English as Second Language, French, Spanish instructor Northern Thurston High School, Lacey, since 1976.

Membership

Member Washington Association Educators of Speakers of Other Languages, Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages (Teacher of Year 1977, Dick Williams award 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, language learning, tennis.

Connections

Married W. Peter Edwards, December 24, 1964. 1 child, Gemma Rhiain.

father:
John Hobbs Erskine

mother:
J. Catherine Muir (Rankine) Erskine

spouse:
W. Peter Edwards

child:
Gemma Rhiain Edwards