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Education educator

Robert Marston Porter, American education educator. Recipient Chancellor's award forexcellence in teaching State University of New York-Albany, 1983. Served with United States Army, 1942-1946, to Lieutenant Military Intelligence, 1950-1952.; Member Council for Exceptional Children, New York State Association for Retarded Children (Board of Governors).; Lodges: Lions, Kiwanis.

Background

Porter, Robert Marston was born on August 1, 1915 in North Anson, Maine, United States. Son of Gould Alexander and Mabel Miller (Marston) Porter.

Education

1 child, Mary Finley. Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College, 1937. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1941.

Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1955.

Career

Teacher Germantown Academy, Philadelphia, 1938-1942, 46-50. Professor education State University of New York-Oneonta, 1955-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Decade of Seminars for the Able and Ambitious, 1958-1968. The Catskill Saturday Seminars: 25 Years of a Good Idea, 1958-1983. Contributor articles to professional journals Cons.

      Catskill Area School Study Council, Oneonta.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1942-1946, to Lieutenant Military Intelligence, 1950-1952. Member Council for Exceptional Children, New York State Association for Retarded Children (Board of Governors). Lodges: Lions, Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Mary Carville Walker, April. 1 child, Mary Finley.

father:
Gould Alexander Porter

mother:
Mabel Miller (Marston) Porter

spouse:
Mary Carville Walker

child:
Mary Finley Porter