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Secondary school educator

Sarah Joanna Bryan Black, American Secondary school educator. Named Secondary Teacher of Year, Global Corporate Challenge Indiana School District, 1991; recipient Texas Excellences award Outstanding H.S. Teacher, University Texas Ex-Student Association, 1993, Seminole Pipeline Tchg. Achievement award, 1995.

Background

Black, Sarah Joanna Bryan was born on September 30, 1948 in Port Arthur, Texas, United States. Daughter of Foster Paul and Evelyn June (Whetsel) Bryan.

Education

Bachelor, University Texas, 1971.

Career

Teacher mathematics Robert E. Lee High School, Baytown, Texas, 1971-1987, Lee College, Baytown, 1987—2003, Ross S. Sterling High School, Baytown, 1987—2008, Goose Creek Memorial High School, since 2008. Technical assistant Aha! Process, Inc., consultant.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

President Service League, Baytown, 1980. President Peter McKinney Society C.A.R., Baytown, 1984. Treasurer Parent-Teachers Association of Stephen F. Austin Elementary, Baytown, 1984.

Member John Lewis chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, Baytown, since 1980, Colonial Dames, Texas, since 1980. Treasurer East League Little League, Baytown, 1986. Treasurer Grace Methodist Church Women, Baytown, 1985.

Member Cedar Bayou Methodist Church, 1988-1990. President Cedar Bayou PTO, 1988. Historian Sterling PTSO, 1989.

Member Baytown Classroom Teachers (treasurer), Baytown Education Association, San Jacinto Council Mathematics Teachers, National Council Teachers of Mathematics, Texas Executives (board directors), Welfare League, Bay Area Panhellenic (rush chairman), Alpha Xi Delta (area rush chairman), Alpha Delta Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married David Lee Black, November 26, 1971. Children: Bryan Joseph, Kelley Allison, David Neal.

father:
Foster Paul Bryan

mother:
Evelyn June (Whetsel) Bryan

spouse:
David Lee Black

children:
David Neal Black

Kelley Allison Black

Bryan Joseph Black