Last updated 7/25/00
Hobbies and Other Interests
Teaching and Administrative Experience
St. Petersburg Junior College, Tarpon Springs (Florida) Campus. Adjunct software instructor: Word, WordPerfect, Excel, Windows 3.1, 95 & 98, Computer Literacy, Internet Orientation, PowerPoint. Taught more than 90 single credit courses in the Weekend Computer Institute (4 years).
ValTech Computers, Palm Harbor, Florida. Part-time software instructor. Same courses as above. (3 years)
Schiller International University, Dunedin, FL. Adjunct instructor of English as a Second Language: Taught students from Japan, Spain and Venezuela (1 year)
Hofstra University, Hemsptead, NY. Adjunct instructor of courses in pedagogy, School of Education. (1 year)
Staff writer (3 years). Job included researching interviewing, writing for classroom periodicals Past Events and Wayside Magazine. Developed reading tests and reading skills exercises. Turner Education Publications (TEP), Middletown, Conn.
Freelance writer. TEP published my book Developing reading skills for the short story. Company is now called Weekly Reader, Inc.
Doctoral Studies: Passed doctoral comprehensive examination in Reading, Language and Cognition, Hofstra University, NY 1981.
Post Masters Studies: Certificate of Advanced Studies in School Administration, Hofstra, NY 1988.
Masters of Science in Secondary Education: St. John's University, NY 1960
Bachelor of Arts in English: St. John's University, NY 1956.
Permanent Lifetime New York State Certifications as --
Using the program Access, I maintain membership databases of three local nonprofit organizations:
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