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English language educator

Adesimba Bashir, American English language educator. American Social History Project City University of New York faculty fellow, 1998-2000. Officer at large LaGuardia Community College chapter Professional Staff Congress, New York City, 1990-1998. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, New York State English Council, New York Alliance of Black School Educators.

Background

Bashir, Adesimba was born on September 15, 1952 in New York City. Daughter of James Copeland and Alma Jean (Perry) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1974. Master of Science, City University of New York, 1976.

Career

Graduate assistant New York University, New York City, 1983-1986. Lecturer La Guardia Community College, Long Island City, New York, since 1986. Director American social history junior high school project City University of New York, New York City, 1990-1992.

Learning disability counselor College of Staten Island, City University of New York, 1993-1994. Member advisory council minority project on teaching profession curriculum development City University of New York, 1990-1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Broadcaster radio program Good Reading from LaGuardia, WNYE, 1987. Producer video: Conducting A Writing Conference for the Learning Disabled Student, 1989.

Membership

Officer at large LaGuardia Community College chapter Professional Staff Congress, New York City, 1990-1998. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, New York State English Council, New York Alliance of Black School Educators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tai chi chuan, poetry, modern and african dance.

Connections

1 child, Omar Rasheem Brown-Height.

father:
James Copeland Brown

mother:
Alma Jean (Perry) Brown

child:
Omar Rasheem Brown-Height Bashir