Erickson, Betty J(ean)

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ERICKSON, Betty J(ean)

ERICKSON, Betty J(ean). American, b. 1923. Genres: Children's fiction, Children's non-fiction, Education. Career: Educator and writer. Master teacher at public schools in Stockton, CA, and Alhambra, CA, 1945-51; Mills College, demonstration teacher, summers, 1947-51, teaching fellow, 1951-52; elementary teacher, Bellevue, NE, 1966-68; Prince William County Schools, VA, Title I teacher, reading specialist, Reading Recovery Teacher, 1968-94; Springwoods Elementary School, Woodbridge, VA, volunteer reading recovery teacher, 1994-, reading specialist, 2000-01. Publications: Oh, No, Sherman!, 1996; Play Ball, Sherman!, 1996; Use Your Beak, 1998; Big Bad Rex, 1998; Where's the Snow?, 1998; Look in My Book, 1998; Sherman, 1999; The Little White Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings (retelling), 2000; In Search of Something Delicious, 2003; Why Do Worms Come up When It Rains?, 2003. Contributor to periodicals. Address: 14611 Anderson St, Woodbridge, VA 22193-1213, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]