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art educator

Elaine Gittlen, American art educator. Certified teacher, Maryland. President Parent-Teachers Association of Schechter School, Baltimore, 1986-1988; member Parent-Teachers Association Council Chizuk Amuno, Baltimore, 1986-1988; co-chair Baltimore Jewish Book Fair, 1992; board directors Parent-Teacher-Student Association Pikesville High School, Baltimore, since 1993. Member National Art Educators Association, Maryland Art Educators Association.

Background

Gittlen, Elaine was born on October 14, 1944 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Bernard B. and Mollie (Raznik) Gaspas.

Education

Bachelor in Education, Wayne State University, 1966; Master of Arts in Education, Loyola College, Baltimore, 1993.

Career

Third grade teacher, Leonhard School, Southfield, Michigan, 1966-1968; third grade teacher, Solomon Schechter School, Philadelphia, 1968-1969; teacher of English, Young Men’s Christian Association Adult Program, Jerusalem, 1969-1970; fourth grade teacher, Drexel Hill (Pennsylvania) Elementary, 1970-1972; fourth grade teacher, Beth Tfiloh Cmty. School, Baltimore, 1972-1974; art teacher, Beth Tfiloh Cmty. School, Baltimore, since 1975; lecturer in education, Baltimore Hebrew U., since 1975; art consultant, Board Jewish Education, 1981-1985.

Lecturer Association Indiana Maryland. Schools, Baltimore; lecturer, workshop leader, Board Jewish Education, Baltimore, 1980s.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Maryland.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author art curriculum.

Membership

President Parent-Teachers Association of Schechter School, Baltimore, 1986-1988. Member Parent-Teachers Association Council Chizuk Amuno, Baltimore, 1986-1988. Co-chair Baltimore Jewish Book Fair, 1992.

Board directors Parent-Teacher-Student Association Pikesville High School, Baltimore, since 1993. Member National Art Educators Association, Maryland Art Educators Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: piano, drama group.

Connections

Married Barry M. Gittlen, June 23, 1968. 1 child, Lisa Simone.

father:
Bernard B. Gaspas

mother:
Mollie (Raznik) Gaspas

spouse:
Barry M. Gittlen

child:
Lisa Simone Gittlen