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Spanish educator

Ruth Ann Kerkoc, Spanish educator. Certified teacher, California. Named Fullbright Teaching Assistant, Aachen, Germany, 1957-1958. Member American Association of University Women, American Council Teaching Foreign languages, California language Association, Foreign language Association Santa Clara County.

Background

Kerkoc, Ruth Ann was born on August 24, 1930 in New Orleans. Daughter of Ernest Edward and Alta Mai (Jacobs) Clark.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1951; Master of Arts, Yale University, 1959; Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1966.

Career

Administrative assistant, United States Government, Washington, 1951-1955; 2nd grade teacher, Karl C. Parrish School, Barranquilla, Colombia, 1955-1957; Spanish and German teacher, Yorktown H.S., Arlington, Virginia, 1959-1964; teaching assistant German, University of California, Berkeley, 1964-1966; teacher Spanish, Piedmont, California, 1966-1967; teacher German, De Anza College College.q, Cupertino, California, 1968; teacher Spanish part time, West Valley College, Campbell, California, 1968-1969; teacher social studies, Young Mothers Program, San Jose, 1969-1984; teacher Spanish, Leland H.S., San Jose, since 1984. Member pacesetter Soanish College Board, New York City, since 1994. National committee educational Testing Svc., Princeton, New Jersey, since 1997.

Trainer pacesetter Spanish College Board, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women, American Council Teaching Foreign languages, California language Association, Foreign language Association Santa Clara County.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, walking.

Connections

Married Anto Kerkoc, September 3, 1966. 1 child, Kristina Maria.

father:
Ernest Edward Clark

mother:
Alta Mai (Jacobs) Clark

spouse:
Anto Kerkoc

child:
Kristina Maria Kerkoc