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educational consultant , Education educator

Patricia Ann Nichols, American Elementary education educator, educational consultant. Avocations: reading, gardening. F C.

Background

Nichols, Patricia Ann was born on September 6, 1938 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of John and M. Elizabeth (Grimes) Frey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Houghton College, 1960. Master of Arts, Newark State College, 1970. Doctor of Education, Lehigh University, 1978.

Career

Teacher 4th grade Green Township Schools, Springfield, New Jersey. Teacher 1st grade Hackettstown (New Jersey) Board Education, since 1968. Educational consultant.

Founder, co-host radio program Making the Grade, since 1989. Presenter National Teacher's Summit, Miami, Florida, 1993. Teacher Shoeboxes of Love, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, gardening. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to educational publications. Creator innovative program Mother's Day NBC-television, 1988.

Membership

President Parent-Teachers Association, Hackettstown, 1976-1978. Director junior choir Baptist Church, Chatham, New Jersey, 1967-1968. Teacher trainer Keep American Beautiful, Inc.

President of the board directors Girl Scouts United States of America, Lebanon Township, New Jersey, 1973-1975. Member Council Elementary Science New Jersey (vice president), International Reading Association, Hackettstown Education Association (president 1978-1980), American Association of University Women (president Hackettstown 1984-1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening.

Connections

Married Allen Nichols, Junior, June 18, 1960. Children: Kevin Richard, Robyn Elizabeth.

father:
John Frey

mother:
M. Elizabeth (Grimes) Frey

spouse:
Allen Nichols

children:
Robyn Elizabeth Nichols

Kevin Richard Nichols