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English language educator

Sharon Hoover, American English language educator. Certified K-8 teacher; junior-senior high school English principal.

Background

Hoover, Sharon was born on November 7, 1937 in Evansville, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Kenneth Russell and Eva Gay (Cain) Showers.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kent State University, 1960. Master of Education, Montana State University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in English, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1992.

Career

Teacher, Lowell Elementary School, Englewood, Colorado, 1961-1963; adjunct teacher English,, Montana State University, Bozeman, 1964-1965; secondary teacher English,, Alfred-Almond (New York) Control School, 1971-1972; administrative assistant, Alfred-Almond (New York) Control School, 1974-1976; elementary school principal, Alfred-Almond (New York) Control School, 1976-1978; adjunct instructor English and education, Alfred (New York) U., 1969-1971; adjunct instructor English, Alfred (New York) U., 1981-1985; director writing center, Alfred (New York) U., since 1983; instructor English, Alfred (New York) U., 1985-1992; assistant professor, Alfred (New York) University, since 1992; acting department chairman, Alfred (New York) U., 1992-1993, 94.

Achievements

  • Certified K-8 teacher. Junior-senior high school English principal.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional publications.

Connections

Married Dean Wolcott Hoover. Children: Mark, Nadine, Kimberly.

father:
Kenneth Russell Showers

mother:
Eva Gay (Cain) Showers

spouse:
Dean Wolcott Hoover

children:
Nadine Hoover

Mark Hoover

Kimberly Hoover