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Annie Webb Blanton Founder, The Delta Kappa Gamma Society by Clara M. Parker

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11935712M
ISBN 101432572555
ISBN 109781432572556

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Blanton published several books during her career, including Review Outline and Exercises in English Grammar (), A Handbook of Information as to Education in Texas (), Advanced English Grammar (), and The Child of the Texas One-Teacher School (). In this biography of Texas educator Annie Webb Blanton (), author Cottrell traces Blanton's rise from teaching in a rural schoolroom in Pine Springs, Texas, to her service as the state's top administrator of public schools and, subsequently, her tenure as a professor of education at the University of Texas. As a public official, suffragist, and educator, Annie Webb Blanton devoted her life to women's rights. She said, "Everything that helps to wear away age-old prejudices contributes towards the advancement of women and of humanity." Born in Houston in , Blanton pursued a career in teaching to demonstrate her independence.   Annie was born on Aug , in Houston, one of seven children of Thomas Lindsay and Eugenia (Webb) Blanton. Her twin sister, Fannie, died as a child. As a young girl, Annie attended school in Houston and La Grange. After graduating from La Grange High School in , she taught in a rural school in Fayette County.

Annie Webb Blanton's wide circle of acquaintances, her organizational and leadership abilities, and her unflagging zeal led to the swift growth and expansion of the Delta Kappa Gamma after that first initiation on Although the other Founders assisted her with expansion in Texas, Dr. Blanton did much of the work organizing other states. Annie Webb Blanton Uniform Policy / Poóliza de Uniforme para Annie Webb Blanton. Parents, Please make sure that your child attends school each day in dress code. For Dress Code Information, please look under the uniform link. Blanton Elementary, built in , is named after Annie Webb Blanton, the first woman in Texas elected to a state office. The school serves children in northern Lantana. At Blanton Elementary, our mission is to work collaboratively to ensure high levels of learning for all students while inspiring and empowering them to become safe, respectful and caring learners. List 15 wise famous quotes about Annie Webb Blanton: At the end of Requiem all I wanted to do was get a DV camera and just do a small Annie Webb Blanton Quotes Collection of top 15 famous quotes about Annie Webb Blanton.

- Buy Home Economics book online at best prices in india on Read Home Economics book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Annie Webb Blanton, Agnes Ellen Harris, Lillian Peek. When Annie Webb Blanton, an early twentieth-century Texas feminist and educational reformer, moved to Denton in to join the faculty of North Texas State Normal College (a predecessor to the University of North Texas), the town had 4, the next seventeen years Blanton witnessed Denton’s population double in response to the opportunities afforded by North Texas State. Get this from a library! Annie Webb Blanton: founder, the Delta Kappa Gamma Society. [Clara M Parker; Delta Kappa Gamma Society.]. blanton, annie webb () Annie Webb Blanton was a recognized international leader in education, a teacher, a suffragist, and the first woman in Texas elected to a statewide office. The twin daughter of early Texas pioneers Thomas Lindsay and Eugenia Webb Blanton, she was born in Houston on Aug