Parkin, Edith Ellen (1881–1916)

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Parkin, Edith Ellen (1881–1916)

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Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

2020

Encyclopedia Title

Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists

ISSN

2690-8514

Keywords

Edith Parkin, education, pioneering women

Abstract

Edith (Ward) Parkin was a pioneer of Adventist Education in Australasia. As one of the earliest graduates of Avondale School’s teachers’ training course, Ward made a significant contribution to church school work through the establishment of primary schools in New Zealand and briefly in her work on Nulla Nulla Mission in New South Wales, Australia.

Disciplines

Religion

ANZSRC / FoR Code

1399 OTHER EDUCATION, 229999 Philosophy and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified

Reportable Items

B1

Field of Education

09 Society and Culture

Staff Classification

Conjoint

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Avondale Research Centre

Spirituality and Worship Research Centre

Parkin, Edith Ellen (1881–1916)

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