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School administrator

Russ Wilbert Lofthouse, American school administrator. Certified elem teacher, Colorado, elementary principal, Colorado. Recipient Distinguished Teacher award Cherry Creek Schools, 1985; named Colorado Teacher of Year, Colorado Department Education, 1986; runner-up National Teacher of Year, 1986.

Background

Lofthouse, Russ Wilbert was born on January 21, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Russell Wilber and Anne Marie (Daker) Lofthouse.

Education

Bachelor in Elementary Education, University Denver, 1971. Master of Arts in Elementary Education, University Colorado, Denver, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Education, University Colorado, Denver, 1991.

Career

Teacher, Cherry Creek Schools, Englewood, Colorado, 1971-1986;principal, Cherry Creek Schools, Englewood, Colorado, since 1986. Member of advisory board Teaching and Computers, New York City, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified elem teacher, Colorado, elementary principal, Colorado.

Membership

Member Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Academy and Institute Human Reason (director community leaders and succesful schools), Fulbrite Teachers Alumni Association, National Education Association, National State Teachers of Year, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: outdoor activities, reading, advising and consulting.

Connections

Married Pamlin I. Axelson, August 7, 1976. One child, James.

father:
Russell Wilber Lofthouse

mother:
Anne Marie (Daker) Lofthouse

spouse:
Pamlin I. Axelson