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language educator

Rachel Rivers Parroquin, American language educator. Grant, Valparaiso University, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007-2008, VUAA Faculty Development Grant, Valparaiso University Alumni Association, 2007.

Background

Parroquin, Rachel Rivers was born on August 15, 1962 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Clarence Charles and Margaret Michael Rivers.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish, 1985. Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, 1985. Master of Education, Valparaiso University, Indiana, 1990.

Doctor of Education, Loyola University, Chicago, 2008.

Career

Primary teacher, English as foreign language Colegio Americano de Puebla, Mexico, 1985—1986. Teacher Kouts Elementary School, Indiana, 1986—1989, Immanuel Lutheran School, Valparaiso, 1991—1993. English as Second Language instructor Interlink Language Center, 1996—2000.

Lecturer Spanish Valparaiso University, since 2000. Translating & interpreting Porter County Interlocal Special Education Cooperative, Valparaiso, since 2008, Medical & Educational Service Learning Trips Costa Rica, Nicaragua, 2009. Translator Alzheimer's Association, Chicago, 2003, Industrial Steel Corporation, Gary, Indiana, 2001, Interlink Language Center, Valparaiso.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to conference presentations.

Connections

Married Eduardo Francisco Parroquin, November 29, 1986. Children: Marc Eduard, Elisabeth Marie, John Charles.

father:
Clarence Charles

mother:
Margaret Michael Rivers

spouse:
Eduardo Francisco Parroquin

children:
Marc Eduard Parroquin

Elisabeth Marie Parroquin

John Charles Parroquin