Margaret Boyd – Graduated 1916; Inducted 1967
A widely known educator, Miss Margaret Boyd received her B.A. from Mount Union College, her M.A. from Ohio University, and has done postgraduate work at Columbia University, the University of Pittsburgh, Kent State University, and Miami University.
Beginning as a math teacher in Mingo Junction, Ohio in 1920, Miss Boyd became the assistant superintendent of schools in Steubenville, Ohio in 1950. She retired in 1965 after 45 years in education.
She has been a participant in many educational seminars and conventions, both in the U.S. and abroad. Her professional services include serving on the board of directors of the National Education Association, the Ohio Director of the National Education Association’s Executive Committee, and as president of the Ohio Education Association. She has contributed to professional journals and been a lecturer on education.
Miss Boyd has served as a representative to the World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession in Switzerland, England, Canada and Washington D.C.