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Teresa Tarallo Blair

Teresa Tarallo Blair, American foreign language educator. Certified teacher, California, Pennsylvania. Named scholar Institute International Education, King's College, 1970-1973, Harvard University, 1975-1976, fellow Columbia University, 1983-1986.

Background

  • Blair, Teresa Tarallo was born on February 23, 1951 in Lima, Peru. Came to the United States, 1969. Daughter of Luis and Victoria (Cornejo) Tarallo.

  • Education

    • Student, IPCNA, Lima, 1969. Student, East Stroudsburg State College, 1970. Bachelor in English Literature maxima cum laude, King's College, 1973.

      Student, Rutger's University, 1974. Master of Education, Harvard University, 1975. Postgraduate, University Valencia, Spain, 1980.

      Postgraduate, State University Juarez at Durango, Mexico, 1981. Master of Arts in Spanish Literature, Columbia University, 1984. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1986.

      Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York, 1993.

    Career

    • Teacher Spanish Camden (New Jersey) Schools, 1973-1974, Phyllips Exeter (New Hampshire) Academy, 1975-1976, Elgin (Illinois) Academy, 1977-1979, Westridge Academy, Pasadena, California, 1976-1977. Professor Spanish Illinois Benedictine College, Lisle, 1987-1989, College Dupage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1989-1992. Instructor Spanish Columbia University, New York City, 1983-1986, researcher, since 1992.

      Professor Adlai Stevenson High School, since 1994. Research consultant Committee for Economic Development Boston School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1975. Coordinator, consultant Medical Spanish Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, 1983-1986.

      Consultant Diff. Public Company, Illinois, since 1987. Consultant language program Illinois Department Human Resources, Wheaton, 1988. Consultant, in-service trainer United States Department Human Resources, Wheaton, 1988.

      Consultant, cultural liaison DuPage Precision, Naperville, Illinois, 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, California, Pennsylvania.

    Membership

    Member International Committee Parent-Teachers Association Westfield School, 1989-1991. Volunteer Presidential and Senatorial Elections, Chicago area, 1990. Advisor Latino Ethnic Awareness College Dupage, 1991-1992.

    Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Council Teachers Foreign Languages (conference presenter International Honor Society panel 1989), American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese (board directors since 1979(conference presenter 1992), Modern Language Association, Illinois Council for Teaching of Foreign Languages (conference presenter 1988, 91, workshop leader 1989), Illinois Foreign Language Teachers Association (conference presenter 1991), Alpha Delta Kappa, Alpha Mu Gamma (consultant advanced Placement college board Spanish language, since 2002. Advanced placement Spanish literature teacher trainer leader, since 2003).

    Connections

    • Married Robert E. Blair, May 11, 1976. 1 child, Byron.
    • father: Luis Tarallo
    • mother: Victoria (Cornejo) Tarallo
    • spouse: Robert E. Blair
    • child: Byron Blair
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    Born February 23, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      IPCNA
    • 1970
      East Stroudsburg State College
    • 1973
      King's College
    • 1974
      Rutger's University
    • 1975
      Harvard University
    • 1980
      University Valencia
    • 1981
      State University Juarez at Durango
    • 1984
      Columbia University
    • 1986
      Columbia University
    • 1993
      Columbia University
    • 1973 - 1974
      Teacher, Spanish Camden (New Jersey) Schools
    • 1975 - 1976
      Teacher, Spanish Camden (New Jersey) Schools
    • 1976 - 1977
      Teacher, Spanish Camden (New Jersey) Schools
      Pasadena, California, United States
    • 1977 - 1979
      Teacher, Spanish Camden (New Jersey) Schools
    • 1983 - 1986
      instructor, Spanish Columbia University
    • 1987 - 1989
      professor, Spanish Illinois Benedictine College
      Lisle, Illinois, United States
    • 1989 - 1992
      professor, Spanish Illinois Benedictine College
      Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
    • 1994
      professor, Adlai Stevenson High School
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