Ruby Fern Wood Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Pittsburg (Kansas) State University, 1961. Master of Science in Elementary Education, Pittsburg (Kansas) State University, 1965.
Teacher grades 1-8, Cunningham School, Labette County, Kansas, 1939-1941; teacher grades 1-8, Centennial School, Montgomery County, Kansas, 1941-1942; teacher grades 1-8, Overfield School, Montgomery County, 1942-1943; teacher grades 1-8, Foster School, Montgomery County, 1946-1947; teacher grades 1-8, Racob-Wetzel School, Montgomery County, 1955-1958; elementary teacher, Cherryvale (Kansas) Unified School District 447, 1961-1987. President Cherryvale Teachers Association, 1971-1972. Member selection panel Master Teachers Kansas, Emporia, 1983-1985.
A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.
The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.
Coordinator Heritage 200 Day, Cherryvale, 1976. Guest White House briefing, Washington, 1984. Coordinator special exhibits Cherryvale Museum, since 1980.
Member American Association of University Women (Kansas president 1983-1985), Kansas Authors Club (president 3d district 1989-1993, state president 1995-1997, 1st prize Eisenhower theme 1990), Kansas Council Women, International Platform Speakers Association, Phi Theta Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma.
Married Leonard Edgar Wood, October 18, 1942. Children: Michael Wood, Sherry Wood Ruddell, Toni Wood Treaster.
1939 - 1941
1941 - 1942
1942 - 1943
1946 - 1947
1955 - 1958
1961 - 1987