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Elementary education educator

Suzanne Marie Ledbetter, American Elementary education educator. Certified elementary teacher, administrator, Idaho. Named Outstanding Teacher of Year, Ponderosa Elementary Parent-Teachers Association, 1990, Outstanding Educator, Invent American, 1990, 91; Potlach Foundation grantee, 1990, 91, 92.

Background

Ledbetter, Suzanne Marie was born on July 17, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Reynold Earl and Alice May (Panwitt) Best.

Education

Bachelor, San Francisco State University, 1965. Master of Education, University Idaho, 1980. Education specialist, administrator, University Idaho, 1993.

Career

2d grade teacher, Melba (Idaho) School District, 1965-1966;remedial reading teacher, Melba (Idaho) School District, 1966-1967;substitute teacher, Snoqualmie (Washington) Falls School District, 1970-1972;gifted/talented facilitator, Post Falls (Idaho) School District, since 1976;cross country and distance track coach, Post Falls (Idaho) School District, 1983-1987. Consultant in gifted education State of Idaho, 1980-1985. Teacher U. Idaho, Moscow,1980-1982, 94.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, administrator, Idaho.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Idaho Education Association, Post Falls Education Association (president 1988-1989, negotiating team 1985-1987), Council for Exceptional Children (vice president 1989-1991, 94-95, conference presentor 1985, 89), Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, boating, gardening.

Connections

Married R. Paul Ledbetter, August 18, 1962. Children: Dawn Jeanette, Cherie Deeann, Brad Kim.

father:
Reynold Earl Best

mother:
Alice May (Panwitt) Best

spouse:
R. Paul Ledbetter

children:
Dawn Jeanette Ledbetter

Cherie Deeann Ledbetter

Brad Kim Ledbetter