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English language educator

Shirley Ellen Richards, American English language educator. Cavanaugh scholar Purdue University Indiana, 1967. Member National Education Association, National Council Teachers English, Indiana Teachers Writing, Columbus Educators Association, Shakespeare Club, Book Mark Club.

Background

Richards, Shirley Ellen was born on September 18, 1935 in Laconia, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Robert Jesse Shields and Helen (Langdon) Stapf.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, Indiana University, 1969. Master Arts for Teachers in English, Indiana University, 1975.

Career

Teacher English, Bartholomew Conference Schools, Columbus, Indiana, 1969-1987;advising committee gifted, talented, Bartholomew Conference Schools, Columbus, Indiana, 1983-1987. Adjunct faculty England instructor Indiana U., Bloomington, 1983-1986.

Membership

Member National Education Association, National Council Teachers English, Indiana Teachers Writing, Columbus Educators Association, Shakespeare Club, Book Mark Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, free-lance writing, music, cross country skiing.

Connections

Married James Iven Richards, March 27, 1954. Children: Jeffrey Iven, Mark James.

father:
Robert Jesse Shields Stapf

mother:
Helen (Langdon) Stapf

spouse:
James Iven Richards

child:
Jeffrey Iven Richards

child:
Mark James Richards