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elementary school educator

Myra Ann Blottner, American Elementary school educator. Certified elementary teacher, special education teacher, teacher of gifted. Named New Mexico Science Teacher of the Year, New Mexico Museum Natural History, 1990; Teacher Enhancement Program fellow U. New Mexico, 1991.

Background

Blottner, Myra Ann was born on December 31, 1935 in Albuquerque. Daughter of John Edgar and Hazel Christine (Bloomgren) Manton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, U. New Mexico, 1957; Master of Arts, U. New Mexico, 1992.

Career

Teacher 6th grade, Redwood City (California) Public Schools, 1959-1961; teacher 6th grade, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1957-1959; teacher 5th grade, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1986-1991; teacher gifted, Albuquerque Public Schools, 1976-1986, 91-; science consultant, Albuquerque Public Schools, since 1990. Teaching consultant senior block U. New Mexico students Albuquerque Public Schools, 1988-1991. Private piano teacher, since 1958.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, special education teacher, teacher of gifted.

Membership

Docent, tour guide, vice president volunteer association New Mexico Museum Natural History, 1989. Member county Diocese of Rio Grande, 1986-1990. Member American Association of University Women (president New Mexico division 1973-1975, vice president 1989-1991), Alpha Delta Pi(president 1968, vice president 1990-1991), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: aerobics, handbell choir, bridge, gardening.

Connections

Married Frederick Gwynn Blottner, December 28, 1957. Children: Laura Christine, Cheryl Annual.

father:
John Edgar Manton

mother:
Hazel Christine (Bloomgren) Manton

spouse:
Frederick Gwynn Blottner

children:
Laura Christine Blottner

Cheryl Annual Blottner