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Candidate Biography

Betty Hadlock


Orange Board of Education

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Betty Hadlock

“I am promoting Schools of Excellence, a positive school culture and climate, strong and joyful learning communities and a fiscally responsible budget.”


  • Orange Board of Education 2015-present;
  • HOT (Higher Order Thinking) Schools Coach and Facilitator 2013-present;
  • Elementary School Teacher (retired) 1985-2013, Durham/Middlefield;
  • Teacher of the Year 1992, Team Leader 1991-2013, Head Teacher 2000-2013;
  • PIMMS Fellow (Project to Increase Mastery of Math & Science), Wesleyan University-Summers 1996–1998;
  • Orange Lions Club, Chair of Pediatric Eye Screenings;
  • Garden Club of Orange 2015 - present, past Secretary and current Vice-President;
  • Orange Historical Society Board of Directors;
  • BS/MS, Southern CT State University.
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