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educator , researcher

Ruth Whitelaw Young, American educator, researcher. Certified teacher, South Africa. Evaluator Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 1994-1995, volunteer intern, docent, 1993-1995. Member American Educational Research Association, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Art Education Association.

Background

Young, Ruth Whitelaw was born on June 10, 1966 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Came to United States, 1987. Daughter of David Peter and Adrienne Myrna (Roux) W.

Education

Bachelor in Music Education, University Witwaters and Johannesburg, South Africa, 1987. Master of Education, Olivet Nazarene University, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1995.

Career

Piano teacher private practice, Johannesburg, South Africa and Kankakee, Illinois, 1985-1990; instructor English department, Olivet Nazarene U., Kankakee, Illinois, 1989-1990; supervisor teaching techniques laboratory, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, 1990-1991; teaching assistant English Department, University Illinois, Champaign, 1991-1993; instructor Summer bridge program, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1992; assistant researcher Center Instrnl. Research and Curriculum Evaluation, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1992; writing instr.parallel studies, Austin (Texas) Creative Commons, 1994-1995.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, South Africa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor article to professional journal.

Membership

Evaluator Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 1994-1995, volunteer intern, docent, 1993-1995. Member American Educational Research Association, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Art Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: creative writing, music, painting, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Luke Titus Young, July 3, 1993.

father:
David Peter W.

mother:
Adrienne Myrna (Roux) W.

spouse:
Luke Titus Young