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consultant , bilingual education specialist

Julie Gay Neff-Encinas, American bilingual education specialist, consultant. Certified secondary teacher with bilingual education endorsement. Title VII Short Term Training grantee United States Department Education, 1991-1994, Title VII Systemwide Improvement grantee United States Department Education, 1995-1900.

Background

Neff-Encinas, Julie Gay was born on June 21, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Wesley Miles and Betty Ann (Pitts) Neff.

Education

Bachelor, Hanover College, 1978. Master of Education, University Arizona, 1979.

Career

Middle school teacher Catholic Diocese of Tucson, 1979-1980. Member adjunct faculty Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, 1993-1996. Teacher bilingual education Tucson Unified School District, 1980-1989, bilingual education curriculum specialist, 1989-1996, compliance project specialist, 1996—2000, improvement facilitator.

Bilingual education teacher Tuscon Unified School District, since 1999. Consultant Southwest Regional Laboratory, Los Alamitos, California, 1993-1996. Grant reviewer United States Department Education, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary teacher with bilingual education endorsement.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author Tucson Unified School District Compliance Procedures Manual for Bilingual Education, 1993, Tucson Unified School District Comprehensive Plan for Bilingual Education, 1993.

Membership

Member National Association for Bilingual Education, Arizona Association for Bilingual Education, Tucson Association for Bilingual Education, National Audubon Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: birdwatching.

Connections

Married Ernesto Valenzuela Encinas, July 5, 1980. Children: Ariella, Gerard, Martin.

father:
Wesley Miles Neff

mother:
Betty Ann (Pitts) Neff

spouse:
Ernesto Valenzuela Encinas

children:
Ariella Neff-Encinas

Gerard Neff-Encinas

Martin Neff-Encinas