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educator , linguist

Patrice Dale Williams, American linguist, educator. Church musician, music director, since 1968. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers Education, American Dialect Society, Linguistic Society of America, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Williams, Patrice Dale was born on December 20, 1952 in Fairfield, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Silas and Bertha Mae (Allen) Williams.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Music, University Alabama, 1974. Bachelor in English, University Alabama, 1975. Master of Arts in Secondary Reading, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy in Linguistics, University Florida, 1991.

Career

Reading teacher Chattanooga Public Schools, 1978-1980. Instructor Alabama State University, Montgomery, 1980-1993. Associate professor English, Troy State University, Alabama, since 1993.

Consultant Alabama State Personnel Department, since 1994, Montgomery City and County Personnel, since 1994, Auburn University in Montgomery, since 1994. Approved reader SAT writing (ETS), 1994. Evaluator Head Start, Birmingham, 1976.

Field representative Alabama Education Study Commission, Montgomery, 1977. Acting director writing laboratory Alabama State University, Montgomery, 1981-1982. Faculty consultant Associated Press reading Educational Testing Service, also approved College Level Examination Program reader.

Politics

The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.

Views

Every Church member should be seeking in various ways to renew and expand the opportunities for Christian conversation about the things that matter.

Membership

Church musician, music director, since 1968. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers Education, American Dialect Society, Linguistic Society of America, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Silas Williams

mother:
Bertha Mae (Allen) Williams