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Spanish language educator

Juan Roberto Franco, Spanish language educator. Grantee United States Department Defense, 1961, Fulbright Foundation, 1965, Texas Technology University, 1971.


Franco, Juan Roberto was born on July 31, 1937 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Son of Luis and Josefina (Peña) Franco.


Bachelor, Texas Tech University, 1960. Master of Arts, University Texas, El Paso, 1965. Doctor of Education in Higher Education, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, Commerce, 1981.


Teacher German and Spanish, Ysleta High School, El Paso, 1960-1965;teacher German and Spanish, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas, 1965-1966;teacher German and Spanish, University Texas, Arlington, 1965-1970;professor Spanish, Tarrant County Junior College Northeast, Hurst, Texas, since 1970. Consultant in field.


  • Other Work

    • Author textbooks, 1985-1988.


Volunteer Texas Tenants Union, 2010. Member American Association Teachers Spanish and Portuguese (chairman junior college section 1987, chapter coordinator since 1992, national coordinator chapter activities, since 1992), Texas Foreign Language Association (presenter 1988), American Council on Teaching Foreign Languages, Texas Junior College Teachers Association (chairman foreign language section 1979, 94), Phi Delta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, theater, music, literature, cooking.


Luis Franco

Josefina (Peña) Franco