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Library media specialist

Rita Ellen Kaikow, American library media specialist.

Background

Kaikow, Rita Ellen was born on March 18, 1947 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Solomon and Sylvia (Bitkoff) Kaikow.

Education

Bachelor, Queens College, 1968. Master of Library Science, Queens College, 1971.

Career

Teacher, Brooklyn, 1968—1970. Library media specialist Oceanside High School, since 1971. Liaison Nassau School Library.

Systems, Carle Place, New York, since 1980 (Outstanding Leadership, Dedication and Service as Facilitator award 1988). Facilitator Southwest cluster, Southwest Nassau County, New York, 1985-1994. Member taskforce White House Conference on Library and Information Superior vena cava syndrome.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (magazine) The Book Report, 1991.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Association School Libraries, New York State United Teachers, New York Library.Assn. (school library media section), Nassau County Library. Association, OceansideFedn.

Teachers, Long Island School Media Association (Vice-President 1987-1992, co-president since 1992), Library. and Information Technology Association, Society School Libraries International, Freedom to Read Foundation, Beta Phi Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: computer technology.

Connections

Daughter of Solomon and Sylvia (Bitkoff) K.

father:
Solomon Kaikow

mother:
Sylvia (Bitkoff) Kaikow