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Humanities educator

Jeanne Alice Kushinsky, American humanities educator. Grantee grant, New Jersey Council for Humanities, 1996.

Background

Kushinsky, Jeanne Alice was born on January 12, 1937 in Reading, Pa. Daughter of Otis Jacob and Alice Elizabeth (Kurtz) Rothenberger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cedar Crest College, 1958. Postgraduate, Kean University New Jersey, 1978—1992. Postgraduate, Rutgers University, 1993.

Career

Teacher East Orange Board Education, New Jersey, 1958—1960. Editor Department Testing and Assessment State Department Education, Trenton, 1974—1976. Teacher Edison Township Board Education, 1974—2000.

Private tutor SAT verbal section Edison, since 1980. Member Citizen's Advisory Council Education, Edison, New Jersey, 1991—1993.

Membership

Fashion show committee Rahway Hospital Foundation, since 2002. Chairperson gala Edison Arts Society, since 2003, board trustees New Jersey, since 2000. Active District VIII Middlesex County Board Attorney Ethics, Trenton, since 2000.

Member of Brandeis University National Women's Communications, New Jersey Education Association, National Education Association, Metuchen-Edison History Society, Proprietary House, National Trust for History Preservation, Borough Improvement League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Historic preservation architecture, feminist issues, mentoring young people, film studies, reading.

Connections

Married Sheldon Melvin Wallerstein, May 9, 1959 (divorced July 1978). Children: Seth, Gail Wallerstein Melichar. Married David Lazar Kushinsky, April 11, 1987.

father:
Otis Jacob Rothenberger

mother:
Alice Elizabeth (Kurtz) Rothenberger

spouses:
Sheldon Melvin Wallerstein

David Lazar Kushinsky

children:
Seth Kushinsky

Gail Wallerstein Melichar Kushinsky