Lynda Price

Education

Undergraduate Study
1974 USL, BA, Elementary Education
Graduate Study
1977 USL, M. Ed. , Degree in Elementary Education
State Certified Reading Specialist
1980 USL, Certification in Parish or City School
Supervisor of Instruction
1981 USL, Masters +30
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1982 USL, State Certification Learning Disabled
State Certification, Mild/Moderate: Elementary
1993 State Certification, Superintendent

Areas of Certification

  • Elementary Education, Grades 1-8
  • Reading Specialist
  • Parish or City School Supervisor of Instruction
  • Principal
  • Learning Disabled
  • Mild/Moderate: Elementary
  • Superintendent

Work Experience

1995-1999 St. Martin Parish School Board
Supervisor of Vocational Education, Textbooks, Driver’s Education, School Board Properties
1994-1995 St. Martin Parish School Board
Supervisor of Special Education
1992-1994 St. Martin Parish School Board
Director of Personnel
1986-1992 St. Martin Parish School
Principal, Catahoula Elementary, (K-8)
1973-1986 St. Martin Parish School Board
Teche Elementary
5th Grade and Resource Room Teach
1971-1973 St. Martin Parish School Board
Breaux Bridge Primary
Teacher Aide

Related Experiences

  • Certified Teacher Assessor
  • Participant in PIPS
  • LEA, Secretary 1985
  • 4-H Leader
  • Certified STAR Assessor
  • Certified Mediator
  • Grievance Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Pupil Progression Committee
  • Personnel Evaluation Plan for St. Martin Parish-Chairperson
  • Counselor for Job Train Partnership Act, JTPA
  • Textbook Adoption Committee
  • Southern Association Visiting Committee
  • School Accreditation Chairperson, Teche Elementary
  • Building Facilitator, Teche Elementary

Grant Writer

  • 8g Grants (2) Louisiana Dept. of Education
  • La. Endowment for the Humanities
  • Evangeline Law Enforcement Council
  • Breaux Bridge/Henderson Service Road Feasibility Study

Awards

  • 2002 Principal of first school in St. Martin Parish to be recognized nationally as Drug Free School
  • Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society USL
  • Teacher Incentive Grant 1978
  • ASCS Teacher of the Year 1978
  • La. Cattlemen’s Association Mother of the year 1979
  • Coordinator – Governor’s commission on the International Year of the Child 1980
  • 1999 Outstanding Educator Award UL
  • Breaux Bridge Chamber, Citizen of the Year 2002

Civic, Religious and Social Activities

  • Breaux Bridge Chamber of Commerce, President, 1999
  • St. Martin Parish Library Board
  • Breaux Bridge Civic Center Commission
  • Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival Association, Board of Directors
  • Breaux Bridge Park Commission
  • St. Bernard Catholic Daughters
  • New Start Center, Board of Directors
  • U.S. Theresian Foundation Board, President 2014
  • Acadiana Area Human Services District, Treasurer 2014
  • Teche Center for the Arts, Board of Directors