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School guidance counselor

Rosa Lee Wright Jones, American school guidance counselor.

Background

Jones, Rosa Lee Wright was born on September 16, 1938 in Waynesboro, Georgia, United States. Daughter of George and Edith Arilee (Williams) Wright.

Education

Student, Bank St. College Education, New York City, 1961—1962. Bachelor of Science, North Carolina Agricultural and Technology State University, 1960. Master of Science, North Carolina Agricultural and Technology State University, 1972.

Postgraduate, University North Carolina, 1969—1970. Postgraduate, University North Carolina, since 1987. Postgraduate, The Atlanta University.

Career

Teacher Atlanta City Schools, 1964—1965, 1967—1968, New York Division Day Care, Brooklyn, 1961—1965, Greensboro Headstart Program, 1968—1970. Educational director Greensboro City Schools, 1970—1972, guidance counselor, since 1973. Parent advisory, trainer Advocacy Center Children's Education and Parent Training, Piedmont Area, since 1981.

Guest presenter Brooklyn College Guidance & Counseling Association, 1985. Co-organizer McIver Serteen Club Exceptional Students, 1978. Co-developer Hayes-Taylor-McIver Partnership for Educational Progress Club, 1978.

Chairman Southeast Area Cancer Association Doctor Greensboro, 1978. Member Friends of Theatre, Kernersville, North Carolina, 1984. Donation collector Easter Seals Association, Cystic Fibrosis Association, Greensboro.

Member Guilford County Humane Society, 1987.

Membership

Member of Jack and Jill American (membership committee member), National Association Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities, North Carolina School Counseling Association, American Black Counselors (steering committee member), National Association Counseling and Development, American Association for Counseling and Development (citation for outstanding work with exceptional children 1984), Delta Sigma Theta, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bowling, golf, gardening, reading, crafts.

Connections

Married Samuel Wyatt III Jones, March 26, 1963. Children: Alan Lenell, Arnold Myles.

father:
George Wright

mother:
Edith Arilee (Williams) Wright

spouse:
Samuel Wyatt III Jones

child:
Alan Lenell Jones

child:
Arnold Myles Jones