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researcher , art educator

Virginia Bianco Pappalardo, American Art educator, researcher. Avocations: painting, poetry, writing fiction, golf, tennis. F C. Member Connecticut Art Education Association (past vice president 1988-1990, Art Educator of Year 1990), National Art Education Association, National Museum Women in Arts, Museum Modern Art, Yale University Art Gallery.

Background

Pappalardo, Virginia Bianco was born on July 13, 1933 in White Plains, New York, United States. Daughter of Ernest Oreste and Kate A. (Salerno) Bianco.

Education

Bachelor in Fine Arts, College of Mount St. Vincent, Riverdale, New York, 1954. Master of Arts in English Education, Fairfield University, 1985. Postgraduate, Union Institute, since 1993.

Career

Art teacher, St. Helena's H.S., Bronx, New York, 1954-1955; art teacher, Westport (Connecticut) Public Schools, 1972-1993; art coordinator, Westport (Connecticut) Public Schools, 1985-1989; gifted teacher, Westport (Connecticut) Public Schools, 1985-1992. Adjunct Professor art methods Pace U., White Plains, New York, 1994. Assessor Connecticut State Department Education, since 1994.

Consultant art education Public School district, since 1986. Participant curriculum development institute Getty Center for Education in Arts, Los Angeles, 1989-1991. Intern Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, since 1993.

Cons.art education Improving Visual Arts Education, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Avocations: painting, poetry, writing fiction, golf, tennis.

Membership

Member Connecticut Art Education Association (past vice president 1988-1990, Art Educator of Year 1990), National Art Education Association, National Museum Women in Arts, Museum Modern Art, Yale University Art Gallery.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, poetry, writing fiction, golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Louis James Pappalardo, December 26, 1955. Children: Lisa Clare Foster, Jeffrey Louis.

father:
Ernest Oreste Bianco

mother:
Kate A. (Salerno) Bianco

spouse:
Louis James Pappalardo

children:
Lisa Clare Foster Pappalardo

Jeffrey Louis Pappalardo