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English language educator

Loretta Frances Kasper, American English language educator. Rutgers University fellow, 1982-1983; New York State Regents scholar, 1968-1972. Member American Ednl. Research Association, American Psychological Society (charter), International Reading Association, National Council Teachers English, TESOL International, New York State TESOL, New Jersey State TESOL, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Chi.

Background

Kasper, Loretta Frances was born on February 14, 1951 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Frank and Loretta (Pellicciari) DiLucchio.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish magna cum laude, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 1972. Master of Arts in Spanish and Language Education, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 1975. Bachelor in Psychology summa cum laude, College Staten Island, City University of New York, 1980.

Master of Science in Cognitive Psychology, Rutgers University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Cognitive Psychology, Rutgers University, 1985.

Career

Teacher Spanish, French, Italian, reading and English as Second Language Intermediate School 96K, Brooklyn, 1972-1978. Laboratory instructor department psyhology Rutgers University, 1980-1983. Instructor Spanish Shulamith High School, Brooklyn, 1983-1984.

Lecturer department languages and literature Wagner College, Staten Island, 1983-1986, coordinator language laboratory, 1985-1986. Instructor psychology Bruriah High School, Elizabeth, New Jersey, 1986-1987. Instructor English as Second Language, English Language Institute College Staten Island, City University of New York, 1987-1992.

Assistant professor department English Kingsborough Community College, City University of New York, since 1992. Adjunct instructor English as Second Language, Kean College New Jersey, Union, 1987-1988. Adjunct assistant professor department psychology College Staten Island, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial advisory board Collegiate Press. Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Educational Research Association, American Psychological Society (charter), International Reading Association, National Council Teachers English, Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages International, New York State Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, New Jersey State Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Chi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: fitness walking.

Connections

Married Howard Kasper, December 16, 1973.

father:
Frank DiLucchio

mother:
Loretta (Pellicciari) DiLucchio

spouse:
Howard Kasper