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Secondary school educator

Elaine Rugienius Bain, American Educator. Certified teacher Pennsylvania, Virginia, Massachusetts, Michigan. President Plymouth Cmty. Arts Council, 1988-1990; member Eastern Mediterranean University Circle Excellence. Member American Association of University Women (education foundation projects chair), National Council Teachers English, Michigan Reading Association, Pennsylvania State Alumni Association, Theta Phi Alpha, Phi KappaPhi.

Background

Bain, Elaine Rugienius was born on August 17, 1944 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Adolph Andrew and Helen Eleanor (Bluis) Rugienius.

Education

Certified, Temple University, 1971. Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1966. Master of Arts, Eastern Michigan University, 1989.

Postgraduate, Madonna University, 1994.

Career

Teacher, York (Pennsylvania) City Schools, 1966;teacher, Alexandria (Virginia) City Schools, 1967;teacher, Shikellamy Schools, Sunbury, Pennsylvania, 1967-1968;teacher, Groton (Massachusetts) School District, 1968-1969;teacher, Philadelphia City Schools, 1969;teacher, Plymouth (Michigan) Canton Cmty. Schools, since 1990. Adjunct instructor Schoolcraft College, Livonia, Michigan, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Pennsylvania, Virginia, Massachusetts, Michigan.

Membership

President Plymouth Community Arts Council, 1988-1990. Member Eastern Mediterranean University Circle Excellence. Member American Association of University Women (education foundation projects chair), National Council Teachers English, Michigan Reading Association, Pennsylvania State Alumni Association, American Association of University Women, Wayne County Reading Council (technology chair), Theta Phi Alpha, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, children's theatre productions, alumni association activities, community volunteer activities.

Connections

Married Donald Bruce Bain Junior, December 2, 1966. Children: Elizabeth Rebecca, Donald Bruce III, Alexander McKay.

father:
Adolph Andrew Rugienius

mother:
Helen Eleanor (Bluis) Rugienius

spouse:
Donald Bruce Bain Junior

child:
Elizabeth Rebecca Bain

child:
Donald Bruce III Bain

child:
Alexander McKay Bain