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Elementary education educator

Michele Anise Bennett Beckley, American elementary school educator. Certified teacher K-8 core curriculum, K-12 bilingual, Michigan, elementary self-contained 1-8, elementary bilingual/Spanish, early childhood education, Texas. Named El Paso Indiana School District Elementary Teacher of the Year, 1996; grantee Target, 1998.

Background

Beckley, Michele Anise Bennett was born on May 18, 1954 in Pontiac, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Russell Gene Bennett and Roberta (Bray) Bennett-Hunter.

Education

Bachelor in Education, University Michigan, 1976. Master of Arts in Education, New Mexico State University, 2004.

Career

Teacher first grade, El Paso (Texas) Indiana School District, 1976-1983;teacher pre-kindergarden, El Paso (Texas) Indiana School District, since 1992;teacher pre-kindergarden, First Presbyterian Christian Pre-School, 1989-1992. Member of advisory county preschooling program for children with disabilities, 1995-1996. Member Campus Improvement Team, El Paso, 1993-1996.

Mentor for new teachers El Paso Indiana School district, 1994-1997.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher K-8 core curriculum, K-12 bilingual, Michigan, elementary self-contained 1-8, elementary bilingual/Spanish, early childhood education, Texas.

Membership

Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Association for Childhood Education (recipient Hall of Excellence award 1996, conference representative 1997), National Association for Education of Young Children (1st vice president, co-chair fall conference 1995 El Paso branch, president-elect, member chair 1996, public school representative, other offices).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fine arts fairs.

Connections

Married Wayne E. Beckley, December 24, 1980. Children: Nicole Anise, Drew Douglas.

father:
Russell Gene Bennett Bennett-Hunter

mother:
Roberta (Bray) Bennett-Hunter

spouse:
Wayne E. Beckley

child:
Nicole Anise Beckley

child:
Drew Douglas Beckley