Bachelor of Science in Education, City College of New York, 1953. Master of Science in Education, City University of New York, 1969. Privatdozent in Supervision, City University of New York, 1972.
Doctor of Philosophy, Fordham University, 1979.
Teacher, New York City, 1953-1965; teacher-in-charge, Reading and Diagnostic Center, New York City, 1965-1975; staff developer, Reading and Diagnostic Center, New York City, 1975-1985; assistant principal, Reading and Diagnostic Center, New York City, 1985-1992; assistant professor, Montclair State College, Upper Montclair, New Jersey, 1992-1993. Adjunct Professor Fairleigh Dickinson U., Teaneck, New Jersey, 1979-1984, 89-90, 94-95, Long Island U., Dobbs Ferry, New York, since 1984. Reading consultant Oceana Education Corporation, Dobbs Ferry, 1979-1987.
Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, Council Supervisors and Administrators, International Reading Association, Manhattan Reading Council (board directors 1980-1981), Bronx Reading Council (board directors 1990-1993), Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Joseph Bieger, April 6, 1952. Children: Lisa Sue Sternbach, Edward Sternbach, Gary Seth Bieger.