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Scott Roger Akers

librarian , media specialist

Scott Roger Akers, American librarian, media specialist. Certified teacher secondary level and junior college, California. Recipient Amicus Poloniae award Poland magazine, 1970.

Background

Akers, Scott Roger was born on September 11, 1946 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Harry Albert and Edith Genevieve (Cleveland) Akers.

Education

Bachelor, California State University, Chico, 1968. Master of Arts, San Diego State University, 1972.

Career

Librarian/media specialist, Dos Palos (California) Joint Union High School, 1973-1974;librarian/media specialist, Calexico (California) Unified School District, since 1974;library, resource specialist adult basic education, Calixico (California) Unified School District, 1974-1989;lecturer, San Diego State University, Calexico, 1979-1985, 89-90;consultant, San Diego State University, Calexico, 1985-1986. Travel counselor/tour guide American Institute Foreign Study, Greenwich, Connecticut, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher secondary level and junior college, California.

Works

  • Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Board directors San Diego Model Cities, 1971-1972, Literacy Volunteers of America, El Centro, California, 1984-1985, Imperial County School Resource Center, El Centro, 1978-1979. Coordinator southeastern California World Food Day, 1982-1983. Member National Education Association (California delegate to national conference 1988), Association Education Communications and Technology, California Media Library.

Educators Association, International Committee Library. Information (president 1979-1980), Desert Valleys Library. Association (president 1974-1975, 86-87), Computer Using Educators, Educational Modem Users (chairman 1990), California Teachers Association (site representative Calexico since 1987), American Association of University Women, Post Mark Collectors Club, United Methodist Mens Club, Native Sons Golden West (president 1984-1985, secretary 1986-1988, trustee since 1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: traveling, postcard and stamp collecting, swimming, photography.

Connections

Married Suzanne Selberg, August 25, 1973. Children: Steven, Michelle.

father:
Harry Albert Akers

mother:
Edith Genevieve (Cleveland) Akers

spouse:
Suzanne Selberg

children:
Steven Akers

Michelle Akers