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Primary education educator

Virginia Gabbard Goes, American primary education educator. Certified teacher elementary education. Named Kentucky Colonel, Honorary Order of Kentucky Colonels, 1992-1994, Outstanding Teacher in Social Studies, Social Studies Kentucky, 1990; recipient Learn Not to Burn award Project in Comty. 1994; Japan in the Classroom grantee, 1991, 92, 93.

Background

Goes, Virginia Gabbard was born on May 27, 1938 in Booneville, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Eugene Field and Ruth (Wilson) Gabbard.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Eastern Kentucky University, 1959. Master of Science in Education, Indiana University, 1964. Postgraduate, University Kentucky, 1993.

Career

Teacher Lawrenceburg (Indiana) Schools, 1964-1966. Headstart pilot Fayette County Schools, Lexington, Kentucky, 1965. Teacher Wheeler Elementary School, Speedway, Indiana, 1966-1969.

Teacher elementary education Fayette County Schools, Lexington, since 1979. Teacher insvcs. for teachers University Tennessee, Chattanooga, 1994, Japan-Teaching Ideas, Lexington, 1989, 90, 92, 93.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher elementary education.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (booklet) Creative Teaching Ideas Speedway Schools, 1986.

Membership

Member Parent-Teachers Association, Lexington, since 1990. Member International Host. United Kingdom (hospitality committee 1990, Life Member award 1992-1994), Alpha Delta Kappa (committee offices since 1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, international hospitality.

Connections

Married Robert L. Goes, June 27, 1964 (divorced). Children: Erik, Susan.

father:
Eugene Field Gabbard

mother:
Ruth (Wilson) Gabbard

spouse:
Robert L. Goes

children:
Erik Goes

Susan Goes