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Secondary education science educator

Sharon Fletcher Kirby, American Secondary education science educator. Tapestry grantee NSTA; recipient Technology Teacher of Year Tandy Corporation,1989, 93. Legislation officer Cobb Federation of Teachers, Marietta, 1984-1990; race crew Atlanta Track Club, 1989-1994. Member National Education Association, ASCD, National Science Teachers Association, American Federation of Teachers (legislation officer 1978-1994).

Background

Kirby, Sharon Fletcher was born on January 31, 1948 in Brevard, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Carroll Dewey and Sally Ann (Robinson) F.

Education

Bachelor in Chemistry, Western Carolina University, 1971. Master in Secondary Science Education, Western Georgia College, 1983.

Career

Science teacher, Murphy (North Carolina) City Schools, 1971-1972;science teacher, St. Pauls (North Carolina) City Schools, 1976-1980;chemistry-physics teacher, Cobb County/North Cobb H.S., Marietta, Georgia, 1980-1984;science teacher, department chair, Marietta (Georgia) City Schools, since 1984. Instructional county of science Marietta H.S., since 1987, member youth apprenticeship advisory board, since 1992, member international baccalaureate advising committee, since 1993, member technical preparation advising committee, 1991-1994.

Membership

Legislation officer Cobb Federation of Teachers, Marietta, 1984-1990. Race crew Atlanta Track Club, 1989-1994. Member National Education Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Science Teachers Association, American Federation of Teachers (legislation officer 1978-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, gardening.

Connections

Married Carroll Grady, January, 1969. Children: Steven, Daniel.

father:
Carroll Dewey F.

mother:
Sally Ann (Robinson) F.

spouse:
Carroll Grady

child:
Steven Kirby

child:
Daniel Kirby