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Benjamin, Sophia (Zoe) (1882 - 1962)

Born
24 December 1882
Adelaide, South Australia
Died
13 April 1962
Occupation
Kindergarten teacher

Summary

Zoe Benjamin was a kindergarten teacher who founded and edited Australian Kindergarten Magazine. She was a lecturer at the Kindergarten Training College and gave broadcasts on the ABC's Kindergarten of the Air. Benjamin's publications included Education for Parenthood (1944), Talks to Parents (1947) and The Schoolchild and His Parents (1950).

Sources used to compile this entry: Hinsby, Margaret, 'Benjamin, Sophia (Zoe) (1882-1962)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography Online, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A070264b.htm.

Barbara Lemon

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