Joan Franklin Smutny

Title:  Academic Director
 
Company: The Center for Gifted/
Midwest Torrance Center for Creativity
 
Location:  Wilmette, IL United States
 
 
 
 

Affiliations/Associations/Societies:

  • American Association of University Professors, member
  • National Association Gifted Child (national membership chairman 1991)(co-chairman, schools and programs) (co-editor newsletter early childhood division)
  • National Society Arts & Letters (national board, 1st and 3rd vice president, Evanston chapter 1990-1992)
  • Outstanding Educators of America, Mortar Board (1974)
  • Phi Delta Kappa (vice president, Evanston chapter research chairman, 1990-1992)
  • Pi Lambda Theta

Achievements:

  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2018)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who  (1990-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the Midwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (1996-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who of American Women,” Marquis Who’s Who (2007-2011, 1995-1998)
  • Recipient, Legacy Book Award, “Parenting Gifted Children: The Authoritative Guide from the National Association for Gifted Children,” Parent Category, Parents and Educators of Gifted and Talented Children (2011)
  • Recipient, E. Paul Torrance Award, Creativity Network, National Association for Gifted Children (2011)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2011, 1987-1989)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Education,” Marquis Who’s Who (1994-2008)
  • Recipient, Ruth A. Martinson Past Presidents’ Award for Significant Contributions to Gifted Education, California Association for the Gifted (2005)
  • E. Paul Torrance Presentation to Joan Franklin Smutny, Torrance Center for Creativity and Talent Development, The University of Georgia College of Education, Athens, GA (2000)
  • Recipient, Recognition of Outstanding Service Award as a Board Member, Illinois Association for Gifted Children (1992-1997)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Research Award, National College of Education Chapter, Phi Delta Kappa (Now Phi Delta Kappa International), Evanston, IL (1996)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, National Association for Gifted Children (1996)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Contributions to Education Award, National College of Education Chapter, Phi Delta Kappa (Now Phi Delta Kappa International), Evanston, IL (1985)

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