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Alley, Stephen L., 1915-1997

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1915-1997

Biographical History

Stephen L. Alley (1915-1997) was a professor of education and university administrator in Provo, Utah.

Stephen Lewis Alley was born on September 25, 1915 in Bancroft, Idaho to George Alley and Henrietta Johnson. He graduated from Harvard University with a doctorate degree in education, as well as undergraduate degrees in Math, English, Chemistry, and History. In 1939, he married Maurine Christensen and they had four children. He served as chair of the Department of Education Philosophy and Programs from 1958 to 1962. In 1964, he was appointed as the chairman of the Department of Teacher Education and served in this capacity until 1966. From 1970-1974, Alley was the Dean of the College of Education. He was also the chairman of the Faculty Committee on Teaching. He passed away on May 13, 1997 at his home.

Citation

BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Oct. 11, 2012: Dept. of Educational Philosophy and Programs (chair, 1958-1962)

BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Oct. 11, 2012: College of Education (dean, 1970-1974)

BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Oct. 11, 2012: Dept. of Teacher Education (chairman 1964-1966)

BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Oct. 11, 2012: Faculty Committee on Teaching (chairman)

Brigham Young Academy High School website, via WWW, Oct. 11, 2012: BYA~BYH Faculty & Staff (Stephen L. Alley; 1915-1977, b. Sept. 25, 1915, Bancroft, Idaho; Harvard, doctorate in education, Math, English, Chemistry, History; 1939 married Maurine Christensen, four children; served in various capacities in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; served as professor, dept. chair, and dean of College of Education, Brigham Young University; passed away May 13, 1997 at home in Bountiful, Utah)

Familysearch.org, via WWW, July 3, 2014 (Stephen Lewis Alley; parents: George Alley, Henrietta Johnson)

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Added College of Education material, 1961-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative correspondence, memos, working materials, agreements, policy and procedures, reports, etc.
Dates: Other: 1961-1968

Added College of Education material II, 1946-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative files, including correspondence, reports, minutes, surveys, etc.
Dates: Other: 1946-1972

Stephen L. Alley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5329
Scope and Contents Contains term papers from the Brigham Young University Department of Education.
Dates: 1976-1980

College of Education booklets and manuals, 1950-1971

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 19 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Proposals, manuals, reports, conference papers, pamphlets and brochures, form letters, announcements, programs, charts, etc.
Dates: Other: 1950-1971

College of Education Centennial History files, 1876-1997

 Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 30
Scope and Contents note Source material used for a history of the College of Education.
Dates: Other: 1876-1997

College of Education correspondence and materials, 1960-1972

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 29 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents note Adminsitrative correspondence.
Dates: Other: 1960-1972

College of Education data processing print-outs, 1913-1962

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Print-outs on graduates of the College of Education, degree statistics, and lists of graudates by department.
Dates: Other: 1913-1962

College of Education experimental programs and projects reports, 1965-1969

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents note Proposals, project files, studies, reports, etc.
Dates: Other: 1965-1969

College of Education general files, 1951-1968

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 20 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents note Class roll books, memoranda, reports, bulletins, policy and procedures, etc.
Dates: Other: 1951-1968

College of Education Labratory Training School files, 1962-1964

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 559 Series 18 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents note Files on special projects in literature, an observation guide on secondary curricula, and Curriculum Development Project files.
Dates: Other: 1962-1964