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Special education educator

Diane Mary Wood, American special education educator.

Background

Wood, Diane Mary was born on February 11, 1953 in Athol, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Harold Warren and Ann Theresa (Karluk) Wood.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1974. Master of Science, Southern Connecticut State University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York-Albany, 1994.

Career

Reading clinician New London (Connecticut) public schools, 1975-1977. Developmental reading specialist Marlborough (New Hampshire) School District 29, 1977-1978. Special education teacher Keene (New Hampshire) School District, 1978-1984, Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk (New York ) School District, 1984-1989.

Teaching assistant State University of New York-Albany, 1989-1990. Consultant teacher Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District, since 1990. Educational consultant Keene School District, 1983—1984.

Adjunct faculty State University of New York, Albany, 1990—2003. Lecturer College of St. Rose, since 1990.

Membership

Director Young Men’s Christian Association Day Camp, Cheshire County, Richmond, summer 1979. Driver, volunteer Albany Meals on Wheels, 1989-1990. Board directors Monadnock Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect, Keene, New Hampshire, 1982-1984.

Active Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Keene, 1982-1984. Member Council for Exceptional Children, American Educational Research Association, Learning Disabilities Association American.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, skiing.

Connections

Married Frederick Joseph Gruin Junior, August 11, 1984.

father:
Harold Warren Wood

mother:
Ann Theresa (Karluk) Wood

spouse:
Frederick Joseph Gruin Junior