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Patricia Bell (CO '89)


At the time of the Award, Patricia Bell was:

Shepardson Elementary School
Fort Collins, CO

Subject(s) taught: Mathematics

Biographical Information

Retired after 31 years of classroom teaching and another 10 years of teaching workshops and writing test items, Patty Bell is now fully retired from education.  She now is a student again, learning new things and expanding prior knowledge and pursuits.  She continues to perform with local theatrical and musical groups.  She walks 5-6 miles each day and enjoys the views of the mountains from her home.

Additional Information


1972 Southwest University Georgetown, B.S.

Academics, Assessment, Gender Equity, Gifted & Talented Education, Math, National Standards, Professional Development, Teacher Training, Teaching as a Profession, Technology