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Literature educator , writer

Virginia Lee Requa, American literature educator, writer. Recipient Honorary Mention and President's award, Iliad Press, 1997; Educational Opportunity, State of California, 1974. Brownie troop leader Girl Scouts of America, Chatsworth, California, 1981; Member of American Hypnotherapist Associate, Part Time Instructors Union, WE (Women Educators), CATESOL, CCAE, Humane Society, Alpha Xi Delta.

Background

Requa, Virginia Lee was born on December 2, 1956 in San Gabriel, California, United States. Daughter of Joan Carolyn and Joseph Allen Osborn (Stepfather).

Education

Bachelor in English and political science, California State University, Northridge, 1974—1979. Master of Arts in English, California State University, Northridge, 1979—1989.

Career

Editorial assistant/secretary Javanan Magazine, Reseda, California, 1990—1993. Editorial consultant Alegator Books and Cards, Mission Hills, since 1991. Part-time/substitute esl teacher Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, since 1995, emergency permit teacher, 1999—2001.

English adjunct instructor Los Angeles Mission College, Sylmar, 2000—2001, Los Angeles Valley College, Valley Glen, since 2001, College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita, since 2002. Substitute teacher Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, since 2002, Castaic Union School District, Valencia, since 2002. Tutor Professional Tutors, La Brea, since 2003.

Instructor ITT Technology Institute, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) The Rival (Honorary Mention and President's award, 1997).

Membership

Brownie troop leader Girl Scouts of America, Chatsworth, California, 1981. Member of American Hypnotherapist Associate, Part Time Instructors Union, WE (Women Educators), CATESOL, CCAE, Humane Society, Alpha Xi Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, running, swimming, reading, needlepoint.

Connections

father:
Joan Carolyn .

mother:
Joseph Allen Osborn (Stepfather).