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Chanah Liora Wizenberg

Chanah Liora Wizenberg, American language educator, poet. Achievements include development of Improvisation and Choreography for children; development of Creative Writing Club for Literary Journal. Grantee, Consortium, 2003. Member Congregation B'nai Israel, Northampton, since 2000; Member of Massachusetts Teachers Association.

Background

  • Wizenberg, Chanah Liora was born on April 9, 1960 in Newton, Massachusetts, United States.

  • Education

    • Student, Johnson & Wales University, 1984. Bachelor, Hunter College, 1994. Postgraduate, Goddard College, since 2004.

    Career

    • Member Gender Equity Team of New York State, New York City, 1994—1995. Teacher English Greenfield High School, Massachusetts, 2000—2002, John F Kennedy Middle School, Northampton, 2000. Teacher high school English New Leadership Charter School, Springfield, since 2003.

      Member Selection Committee for Consortium Grantees, 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include development of Improvisation and Choreography for children. Development of Creative Writing Club for Literary Journal.

    Works

    • Contributor poetry to Poder Magazine and Returning Woman Magazine.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member Congregation B'nai Israel, Northampton, since 2000. Member of Massachusetts Teachers Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Poetry, reading, chess, bicycling, swimming.

    Connections

    • Life partner Renee Simone, November 19, 1965. Children: Jacob James-Michael, Aaron Michael-James, Briana Cloutier, Collin Cloutier.
    • children: Jacob James-Michael Wizenberg
    • Aaron Michael-James Wizenberg
    • Briana Cloutier Wizenberg
    • Collin Cloutier Wizenberg
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    Born April 9, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1984
      Johnson & Wales University
    • 1994
      Hunter College
    • 2002
      teacher, English Greenfield High School
      Massachusetts, United States
    • 1994 - 1995
      Member, Gender Equity Team of New York State
    • 2003
      teacher, high school English New Leadership Charter School
      Springfield, Missouri, United States

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