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Meg Joanna Petersen, American education educator, language educator. Recipient New England Poet of Year, New England Asn. Teachers English, 1998. Member of New Hampshire Association Teachers English, New Hampshire Writers' Project, National Association Teachers English.

Background

Petersen, Meg Joanna was born on October 8, 1956 in Peterborough, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of Walter Rutherford Peterson and Dorothy Donovan.

Education

Bachelor, Franklin Pierce College, Rindge, New Hampshire, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University New Hampshire, Durham, 1991.

Career

Therapeutic teacher Philbrook Center, Concord, New Hampshire, 1977—1981. Teacher Devon Lane School, Devonshire, Bermuda, 1981—1985. Teaching assistant University New Hampshire, Durham, 1985—1987.

Professor English University Catolica Madrey Maestra, Santiago, Dominican Republic, 1987—1988, University Pedro Henriquez, Santo Domingo, 1988—1991. Language coordinator Entrena S.A., 1989—1991. Associate professor Plymouth (New Hampshire) State College, New Hampshire, since 1991.

Consultant writing various organizations, since 1987. Coordinator English graduate program in education Plymouth State College, since 1995. Director Plymouth Writing Project, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (book series ) Plymouth Writers Group Anthologies, since 1995, (journal) PSC Journal of Writing Across the Curriculum, since 1998, High School Voices, since 1999.

Membership

Member of New Hampshire Association Teachers English, New Hampshire Writers' Project, National Association Teachers English.

Connections

Married Carlos E. Gonzalez (divorced August 1995). Children: Sam, Marc, Max.

father:
Walter Rutherford Peterson

mother:
Dorothy Donovan

spouse:
Carlos E. Gonzalez

children:
Sam Petersen

Marc Petersen

Max Petersen