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Spanish language educator

Alice Smith Cannistra, Spanish language educator. Certified secondary education Spanish and English. Member of New York State Association Foreign Language Teachers, Catskill Area Foreign Language Teachers Association (board directors, Teacher of Year 1981, 87).

Background

Cannistra, Alice Smith was born on December 4, 1951 in New York City. Daughter of Hugh Thomas and Eleanor (Tamerlani) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Oneonta, 1973.

Career

Teacher Spanish Unatego Junior-Senior High School, Otego, New York, since 1973. Adjustment lecturer State University of New York, Oneonta, fall 1994. Certified supervisor student teachers SUCO, Oneonta, since 1980.

Local coordinator Herencia EspaƱola/Spanish Heritage, Forest Hills, New York, 1980-1985. Participant summer seminar National Endowment of the Humanities, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, 1991.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary education Spanish and English.

Membership

Member of New York State Association Foreign Language Teachers, Catskill Area Foreign Language Teachers Association (board directors, Teacher of Year 1981, 87).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: crafts, horseback riding, music.

Connections

Married Douglas B. Cannistra, August 23, 1975. Children: Danielle, Tara.

father:
Hugh Thomas Smith

mother:
Eleanor (Tamerlani) Smith

spouse:
Douglas B. Cannistra

child:
Danielle Cannistra

child:
Tara Cannistra