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Secondary school educator

Chi-Oy Wei Chyu, Chinese secondary school educator. Certified teacher, New York City, Hong Kong; certified mathematics teacher, New York, New Jersey. Recipient Outstanding Service awards New York Chinese School, 1984, American Council on Exercise-Bachelor of Engineering, 1991; Mensius scholar, 1957-1959, Foreign Students scholar, 1965-1967; grantee Title VII, 1984-1987.

Background

Chyu, Chi-Oy Wei was born on December 21, 1938 in Kwangtung, China. Daughter of Tze-Li and Shui-Hing (Fong) Wei.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Chinese University Hong Kong, 1959. Master of Science, University Oregon, 1967. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1986.

Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1989.

Career

Teacher, Hong Kong Board Education, 1961-1964;director Chinese section, Colegio Diez de Octobre, Lima, Peru, 1964-1965;library assistant, Columbia University, New York City, 1972-1980;teacher/administrator, New York City Board Education, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, New York City, Hong Kong. Certified mathematics teacher, New York, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author booklets. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Association for Asian and Pacific American Education, Association Chinese Bilingual Educators (vice president East Coast United States of America since 1992), National Council Teachers of Mathematics, National Association Bilingual Education, Greater New York Association for Asian and Pacific American Education (board directors since 1994), New York State Association Bilingual Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming, travel, arts.

Connections

Married Jih-Jiang Chyu, 1966.

father:
Tze-Li Wei

mother:
Shui-Hing (Fong) Wei

spouse:
Jih-Jiang Chyu