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Gifted education educator

Virginia Kay Pitchford, American gifted education educator. Certified teacher early childhood, elementary and gifted education, certified supervisor and administrator middle-grades mathematics and English, Florida.

Background

Pitchford, Virginia Kay was born on May 8, 1945 in Fort Myers, Florida, United States. Daughter of Harry King Senior and Myrtle Foy (Mathison) Persons.

Education

Bachelor in Education, University Florida, 1967. Master of Arts in Curriculum, University South Florida, 1972. Postgraduate, University South Florida, since 1994.

Career

Teacher head start program, Lee County School Board, Fort Myers, Florida, summer 1967;teacher Allen Park Elementary School, Lee County School Board, Fort Myers, Florida, 1967-1970;teacher Fort Myers Middle School, Lee County School Board, Fort Myers, Florida, 1970-1976;teacher Dunbar Middle School, Lee County School Board, Fort Myers, Florida, since 1991. Member school improvement committee Fort Myers Middle School, 1984-1991, chair, vice chair Dunbar Middle School, 1992-1994. Member principal's advisory county Fort Myers Maryland.

School, 1989-1991; member young author's committee Young Author's Organisation, Fort Myers, 1988-1992. Member school accreditation committee Nova Middle School, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher early childhood, elementary and gifted education, certified supervisor and administrator middle-grades mathematics and English, Florida.

Religion

God offers a loving relationship. The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. God has freely and graciously already made it possible.

Politics

The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.

Views

All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to any person.

Membership

Donor/sponsor Habitat for Humanity, Fort Myers, 1982-1991. Patron/sponsor Barbara Mann Performing Arts Hall, Fort Myers, 1987. Team sponsor Lee County Youth Soccer, Fort Myers, 1981-1987.

Liaison adopt-a-school Fort Myers Middle School, 1985. Teacher sponsor Builder's Club, Dunbar Middle School, 1993. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Delta Kappa Gamma (recording secretary 1989, scholar 1963-1965), Phi Delta Kappa (grantee 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, art, drama, theater, traveling abroad.

Connections

Married Delmar Wayne Pitchford Junior, June 19, 1970. Children: Heather Elayne, Delmar Wayne III.

father:
Harry King Senior Persons

mother:
Myrtle Foy (Mathison) Persons

spouse:
Delmar Wayne Pitchford Junior

child:
Heather Elayne Pitchford

child:
Delmar Wayne III Pitchford