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consultant , Education educator

Robert William Folden, American education educator, consultant. Grantee Iowa Endowment for the Arts, 1985, 4-H Club, 1985, Grant Wood, 1985, Louisiana Educational Quality Support Fund, 1993; Louisiana State Regents scholar, 1990.

Background

Folden, Robert William was born on March 3, 1945 in Tacoma. Son of Deane David and Dorothy Jean Folden.

Education

Bachelor in Christian Education, Bryan College, 1970. Master of Arts in Education, University Iowa, 1984. Doctor of Education in Development Education, Grambling (Louisiana) State University, 1995.

Career

Executive director, Child Evangelism Fellowship, Cedar Rapids, Iowa., 1974-1983;program coordinator, Association for Retarded Citizens, Cedar Rapids, 1984-1985;instructor, Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, 1984-1986;media coordinator, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 1986-1990;coordinator development educators courseware authoring project, Grambling State University, 1990-1991;coordinator mobile automated learning laboratory Center Distance Learning, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 1991-1993;director continuing education, East Texas State University, since 1993. Consultant Pro Gnosis: A Learning Company, Bossier City, Louisiana, since 1986.

Membership

Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American Troop 150, Bossier City, 1990, advancement chairman, 1987-1990. With United States Army, 1963-1966. Member National Association Development Educators, Association for Educational and Technology Communications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computers, camping, organic farming.

Connections

Married Linda Lu Bailie, February 15, 1969. Children: L. Kathleen, Laurel K., Timothy R.

father:
Deane David

mother:
Dorothy Jean Folden

spouse:
Linda Lu Bailie

children:
L. Kathleen Folden

Laurel K. Folden

Timothy R. Folden