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Visual arts educator

Cynthia Appold, American visual arts educator. Permanent teaching certified New York. Recipient Art Educator Recognition award Pratt Institute, 1990; named 1996 Teacher of Year, New York State Board Regents, 1995-1996; Educators grantee Rhode Island School Design, 1990.

Background

Appold, Cynthia was born on October 15, 1955 in Huntington, New York, United States. Daughter of John and Frances.

Education

Associate of Arts in General Studies with honors, Suffolk County Community College, 1976. Bachelor of Science in Art Education cum laude, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1979. Master of Arts in Communications Arts with distinction, New York Institute of Technology, 1985.

Career

Middle/High School visual arts educator Rhinebeck (New York ) Public Schools, 1979-1980. Elementary visual arts educator Cobleskill (New York ) Public Schools, 1980-1981. High School visual arts educator Glen Cove (New York ) Public Schools, 1982-1984.

Middle/High School visual arts educator Friend's Academy, Locust Valley, New York, 1984-1985. High School visual arts educator Hicksville (New York ) Public Schools, since 1985. Computer graphics consultant Old Bethpage Schools, Bethpage, 1989—1992.

Lecturer, presenter, workshop coordinator New York State Computer and Technology Educators, various locations, New York, 1990, New York State Computer and Technology Educators, various locations, 1991, 92, New York State Computer and Technology Educators, various locations, 1994, New York State Teachers Association, various locations, New York, 1988, New York, 89, New York, 91, New York, 92, New York, 95.

Achievements

  • Permanent teaching certified New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited sculpture, paintings, photography Art Teachers Association Art Show, 1985, 86, 87, 89, 90, 91, 92, 94 (Award of Excellence 1987, Award of Merit 1994), Hicksville Community Art Show, 1986, 87, 88, 2005.

Membership

Leader Suffolk County Council Girl Scouts American, Huntington, 1996—1999. Committee head New York State Teacher of Year, Albany, New York, 1997, committee member, 1998. Member, liaison Women on the Job Task Force, Mineola, New York, 1986—1987.

Committee member Long Island Media Art Show, Dix Hills, 1999—2001, New York Institute of Technology Alumni Advisory Committee, 1998—2000. Member of American Association of University Women, National Organization of Women (board directors Nassau chapter 1986-1989, secretary Nassau chapter 1987-1989), New York State Art Teachers Association (presenter 1985-1995, Recognition award 1995), Long Island Art Teachers Association (workshop presenter 1986-1993, co-chair members exhibit 1992-1994), Media Art Teachers Association (Long Island media art show committee 1999—2000), New York State Computer and Technology Educators (committee member 1990-1992, student exhibit chair 1994, 1995 Outstanding Technologist), National Museum Women in Arts (charter member).

Connections

Children: Gabrielle, Joseph.

father:
John Frances

mother:
Frances

children:
Joseph Appold

Gabrielle Appold