Born to Clarence Francis Stephens Sr. and Harriette Josephine Stephens in Waukegan, IL.
Earns a Bachelor of Science in mathematics education from the State University of New York at Geneseo.
Is a math teacher at West Junior High School in Binghamton, NY.
Earns a Master of Science in math education from the State University of New York at Geneseo.
Is a graduate assistant for mathematics education who teaches math to children at the University of Iowa’s campus school until 1974.
Teachers mathematics at West High School in Iowa, City, IA.
Earns a Doctor of Philosophy in mathematics education from the University of Iowa.
Teaches mathematics education at the University of Oregon and mathematics at Lane Community College in Eugene, OR until 1984.
Teaches mathematics and mathematics education at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, WA through 2016.
Teaches mathematics and mathematics education at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA, through 1990.