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Education educator

Marilyn Ann Colvin, American education educator. Provisional elementary teaching certified Texas. Recipient Opal Goolsby Outstanding Teacher award, Houston Baptist University, 1983, Outstanding Professor award, Student Education Association, 1983.


Colvin, Marilyn Ann was born on August 23, 1944 in Camden, Texas, United States. Daughter of Clayton Kendrick and Aline (Kirkland) Berry.


Bachelor of Business Administration, University Houston, 1966. Bachelor of Science in Education, University Houston, 1972. Master of Education, University Houston, 1976.

Doctor of Education, University Houston, 1980.


Teacher elementary schools Aldine Indiana School District, Houston, 1968—1970. Teaching fellow University Houston, 1977—1979. Associate professor curriculum and instruction Houston Baptist University, since 1979.


  • Provisional elementary teaching certified Texas.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.


Since a human being is the central factor in the plan of salvation, the Gospel must be taught, understood and accepted by him.


The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.


The demands of modern life may leave someone stressed and overloaded, or isolated and feeling useless. Be persistent, and success will be definitely achieved.


Member parent advisory council Parker Elementary School, Houston, since 1982. Member alumni board University Houston, 1983. Member of Greater Houston Area Reading Council (director 1981-1983, recording secretary 1983-1984), Texas Association Improvement of Reading (executive committee U-Houston chapter 1982-1983), International Reading Association (member parents and reading committee Texas State Council since 1983), Delta Zeta, Delta Kappa Gamma, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi (counselor Pi Eta chapter Houston since 1982).


Married Walter Bishop Colvin, August 12, 1967. Children: Rachel Kirkland, Timothy Harper.

Clayton Kendrick Berry

Aline (Kirkland) Berry

Walter Bishop Colvin

Rachel Kirkland Colvin

Timothy Harper Colvin