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Frances Roberta Zamir Edit Profile

also known as Frances Roberta Weiss-Swede

special education services professional

Frances Roberta Zamir, American special education services professional. Credential administrative services, standard elem, special education-learning handicapped; certified resource specialist.

Background

Zamir, Frances Roberta was born on November 6, 1944 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Martin and Jean (Roskosky) Swede.

Education

Bachelor in English, California State University, Northridge, 1967;Master of Arts in Special Education, California State University, Northridge, 1975;Master of Arts in Ednl. Administration, California State University, Los Angeles, 1987.

Career

Childrens' center teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1966-1968;elementary teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1968-1976;special education teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1976-1980;resource specialist teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1980-1986;mentor teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1984-1986;program specialist/region advisor, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1986-1990;assistant principal, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1990-1996. Owner, partner Best Bet Ednl. Therapy/Tutoring Referral Svc., 1979-1981.

Consultant Academics Plus Tutoring Referral Svc., 1984-1986. Assistant professor resource specialist certified program California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1987-1990. Instructor early and regular education credential program University of California at Los Angeles, since 1990.

Member Cluster 5 Instructional Cabinet LAUSD, since 1996. Member assistant principal steering committee Los Angeles Unified School District, Region C, 1992-1993. Administrator portfolio documentation subcommittee Administrative Training Academy, 1991.

School site review committees California State Department Education, 1985-1987, ad hoc commission on quality indicators, 1985.

Achievements

  • Credential administrative services, standard elem, special education-learning handicapped, California. Certified resource specialist.

Membership

Member Speakers Bureau Commision on Jews with Disabilities, 1985-1986, Association Adminstrs. Los Angeles Republican Council, elementary assistant principal representative, 1992-1994. Southern California regional representative California Association Program Specialists, 1988-1990.

Member National Education Association, Association Adminstrs., Los Angeles Republican Council (elementary assistant principal representative 1992-1994), Friends of California State, California Association Program Specialists (southern California regional representative 1988-1990), California Association School Adminstrs. (special.edn. committee Los Angeles chapter 1985-1986, 87-88), California Association Resource Specialists (state vice-president and conference chair 1993-1994, state president 1984-1985, board directors 1983-1986), California Teachers Association, Women in Ednl. Leadership, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Martin Swede

mother:
Jean (Roskosky) Swede