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Scott Roger Akers

Scott Roger Akers, American librarian, media specialist. Certified teacher secondary level and junior college, California. Recipient Amicus Poloniae award Poland magazine, 1970.

Background

  • Akers, Scott Roger was born on September 11, 1946 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Harry Albert and Edith Genevieve (Cleveland) Akers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, California State University, Chico, 1968. Master of Arts, San Diego State University, 1972.

    Career

    • Librarian/media specialist Dos Palos (California) Joint Union High School, 1973-1974, Calexico (California) Unified School District, since 1974. Library, resource specialist adult basic education Calixico (California) Unified School District, 1974-1989. Lecturer San Diego State University, Calexico, 1979-1985, 89-90, consultant, 1985-1986.

      Travel counselor/tour guide American Institute Foreign Study, Greenwich, Connecticut, since 1984.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher secondary level and junior college, California.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to magazines.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors San Diego Model Cities, 1971-1972, Literacy Volunteers of America, El Centro, California, 1984-1985, Imperial County School Resource Center, El Centro, 1978-1979. Coordinator southeastern California World Food Day, 1982-1983. Member National Education Association (California delegate to national conference 1988), Association Education Communications and Technology, California Media Library.

    Educators Association, International Committee Library. Information (president 1979-1980), Desert Valleys Library. Association (president 1974-1975, 86-87), Computer Using Educators, Educational Modem Users (chairman 1990), California Teachers Association (site representative Calexico since 1987), American Association of University Women, Post Mark Collectors Club, United Methodist Mens Club, Native Sons Golden West (president 1984-1985, secretary 1986-1988, trustee since 1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, postcard and stamp collecting, swimming, photography.

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Selberg, August 25, 1973. Children: Steven, Michelle.
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    Born September 11, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1968
      California State University
    • 1972
      San Diego State University
    • 1973 - 1974
      Librarian/media specialist, Dos Palos (California) Joint Union High School
    • 1974
      Librarian/media specialist, Dos Palos (California) Joint Union High School
    • 1979 - 1985
      lecturer, San Diego State University
      Calexico, California, United States
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