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art educator

Wesley Dwaine Greer, Canadian, American art educator. Life certified art specialist, British Columbia. Named Pacific Region Higher Education Art Educator of the Year National Art Education Association, 1987; recipient Award of Merit California Art Education Association, 1981. Member Council for Policy Studies in Art Education, National Art Education Association, American Society For Aesthetics.

Background

Greer, Wesley Dwaine was born on November 25, 1937 in Weyburn, Canada. Son of Wesley Burton and Gloria Cecelia (Lemke) Staples Greer. came to the United States, 1970.

Education

BEdn, University British Columbia, 1964. MEdn, University British Columbia, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1974.

Career

Teacher, department chairman art, Vancouver School Board, Vancouver, British Columbia, 1956-1970; instructor, Stanford, Palo Alto, California, 1970-1972; senior member professional staff, SWRL Ednl. Research and Development, Los Alamitos, California, 1972-1982; professor art, U. Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 1982-1989. Director Improving Instruction in the Visual Arts Project, Los Angeles, 1988-1992.

Achievements

  • Life certified art specialist, British Columbia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Discipline Based Art Education, 1987.

Membership

Member Council for Policy Studies in Art Education, National Art Education Association, American Society For Aesthetics.

Connections

Married Beverley Jean Snowdon, April 13, 1963. Children: Todd Alexander, Kevin Anthony.

father:
Wesley Burton Greer

mother:
Gloria Cecelia (Lemke) Staples Greer

spouse:
Beverley Jean Snowdon

children:
Todd Alexander Greer

Kevin Anthony Greer