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English language educator

Polly Stone Glover, American English language educator. Avocations: weaving, photography. F C. Recipient Cunningham Teacher/Scholar award, 1995, Outstanding Teacher award University Tennessee National Alumni Association, 1991.


Glover, Polly Stone was born on September 7, 1940 in Camden, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Alton Brooks and Zula Mai (Kee) Stone.


Doctor of Education, Vanderbilt University, 1987. Master of Arts in Teaching, Vanderbilt University, 1962. Bachelor, Union University, 1961.


Teacher English, Obion County Center H.S., Troy, Tennessee, 1962-1963;instructor department English, U. Tennessee, Martin, 1963-1966;assistant professor, U. Tennessee, Martin, 1966-1980;associate professor, U. Tennessee, Martin, 1980-1989;professor, U. Tennessee, Martin, since 1989;coordinator Student Learning Center, U. Tennessee, Martin, since 1978. Board directors Tennessee Humanities Council, Nashville, Tennessee Writers Alliance, Nashville. Advisor Alpha Phi Omega, Martin.


  • Avocations: weaving, photography. F C.


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  • Other Work

    • Author: Marks on the Land: The Story of Obion, 1975, Southern. You're Going to College: Assignments for Success, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals including Tennessee English Journal, Tennessee Educational Leadership, Off to College.


Board of directors, chair Obion County Public Library. Board, Union City, Tennessee, 1960s, 70s, Reelfoot Regional Library. Board, Martin; board directors Tennessee Advisory Council on Libraries, Nashville, 1977-1980, Obion County Board Education, Union City, 1982-1984.

President trustees section Tennessee Library. Association, Nashville, 1970s. Member National Association for Development Education, National Council Teachers English, Tennessee Association for Development Education (Outstanding Development Educator 1989), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau Delta.


  • Other Interests

    Weaving, photography.


Married William Polk Glover, August 13, 1961. Children: Elizabeth Brooke Glover Emery, Dale Beaird, Joshua Stone.

Alton Brooks Stone

Zula Mai (Kee) Stone

William Polk Glover

Elizabeth Brooke Glover Emery Glover

Dale Beaird Glover

Joshua Stone Glover