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language educator , researcher

Patricia Anne DiPillo, American language educator, researcher. Achievements include design of WebQuest Curriculum. Neighborhood coordinator Boston City Council, 2003—2005; Member of American Educational Research Association, Massachusetts Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (member development publications committee), Classical Association Massachusetts (president 1991-1995).

Background

DiPillo, Patricia Anne was born on August 13, 1951 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Alfred N. and Louise M. DiPillo.

Education

Bachelor, Boston College, 1973. Master of Education, Lesley University, 1995. Doctor of Education, University Massachusetts, Lowell, 2005.

Career

Latin/Spanish teacher Weymouth (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1975—1977, Ashland (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1977—1981, Acton (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 1981—2004. Latin teacher Marlborough (Massachusetts) Public Schools, 2004—2007. Department chairman foreign language Falmouth Public School, since 2007.

Presenter Northeast Council teaching foreign language, since 2008, 4th International Research Conference, Nashville, since 2009. Presenter instructional practices inventory EERA, Savannah, Georgia, 2010. Presenter instructional practices inventory Florida teachers Sixth International Language Teacher Conference, Washington, 2009.

Assessor National Board Professional Teaching Standards, since 2002. Adjunct Merrimack Education Collaborative/Fitchburg State College, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, since 2006. Teacher education licensure scorer Massachusetts Department Education.

Reviewer National Council Teacher Accreditation American Council Teaching of Foreign Languages, American Education Research Journal. Invited speaker American Education Research Association, China, 2007, National Council Teaching Foreign Languages, New York City, 2007. Presenter in field; private tutor for foreign languages.

Board program reviewers National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, 2009, lead reviewer, 09. Presenter in fields.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of WebQuest Curriculum.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: The Ancient City of AB-urbe SUBurbe (Gold Chalice award, 2000). Author: Gods and Heroes of the Odyssey, 2006 (Gold Chalice award, 2007). Correspondent: Boston College magazine.

      Presenter NECTFL, 2008. Contributor articles to professional journals. Author: (4 part article) The Instruetional Practices Inventory, 2010.

Membership

Neighborhood coordinator Boston City Council, 2003—2005. Member of American Educational Research Association, Massachusetts Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (member development publications committee), Classical Association Massachusetts (president 1991-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel.

Connections

father:
Alfred N.

mother:
Louise M. DiPillo