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Secondary school educator

Patricia Joyce Surratt Golding, American secondary school educator.


Golding, Patricia Joyce Surratt was born on March 11, 1948 in Radford, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Cleophus and Mary Frances (Entsminger) Surratt.


Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Radford University, 1971. Master of Arts in Curriculum Instruction, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1976. Doctor of Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1995.


Teacher mentally retarded, Carroll County Schools Fancy Gap Elementary (Virginia), 1971-1973;diagnostic prescriptive teacher, Project Score Carroll County Schools and Galay City, Hillsville, Virginia, 1973-1974;elementary teacher, Carroll County Schools, Fancy Gap Elementary (Virginia), 1974-1976;teacher learning disabled students, Hillsville Intermediate School, Carroll County Schools, 1976-1978;teacher learning disabled students, Carroll County High School, Carroll County Schools, Hillsville, 1978-1988;coordinator talented and gifted, Carroll County Schools, since 1989;coordinator special education, Woodlawn Intermediate School, 1989;supervisor talented/gifted progressive, special education coordinator, elementary supervisor, 1989-1990;southwest regional representative, Virginia Council on Learning Disabilities, since 1989;elementary supervisor, Carroll County Public Schools, since 1991. Adjunct faculty reading and verbal studies Wytheville (Virginia) Community College, 1978-1987. Department chairman special education department Carroll County High School, Hillsville, 1981-1988, faculty county, 1987-1988.

Advisor special education learning disability advising committee New River Community College, Dublin, Virginia, since 1987;consultant Virginia State Task Force Secondary Learning Disabled, Richmond, Virginia, since 1988.



Bible school director First United Methodist Church, Hillsville, 1974, 82, 83, 85, family life committee, 1982-1987. Member Carroll County School Administrators Association (secretary 1991-1992), Virginia Council Learning Disabilities (treasurer 1991-1993, regional representative 1989-1991), National council Learning Disabilities, Southwest Virginia Supervisors Association (vice chair 1995-1996, chair 1996-1997), Blue Ridge Ladies Golf Association (tournament chair 1988-1989).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, reading, cross-stitching, knitting.


Married Roger Alexander Golding, September 1, 1967. Children: Chad, Seth, Arynn.

Cleophus Surratt

Mary Frances (Entsminger) Surratt

Roger Alexander Golding

Chad Golding

Seth Golding

Arynn Golding