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Secondary school educator

Vivian Elaine Kean, American secondary school educator. Certified elementary teacher, New Jersey. Turrell Foundation grantee, 1989; recipient New Jersey Governor's Teacher Recognition award, 1990, Christa McAuliffe National fellowship, 1992.

Background

Kean, Vivian Elaine was born on April 4, 1945 in Newark. Daughter of Franklyn Victor and Jetta Ilene (Mattia) Caruso.

Education

Bachelor of Education, William Paterson, 1966.

Career

Elementary teacher, Newark Board Education, 1966-1968;literature, reading teacher, Roseland (New Jersey) Board Education, 1986-1989;elementary teacher, East Orange (New Jersey) Board Education, since 1986;cognitive/peer coach, East Orange (New Jersey) Board Education, 1988-1992;coordinator junior Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. project, East Orange (New Jersey) Board Education, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author educational materials.

Membership

Committee member Delbarton School Mother's Guild, Morristown, New Jersey, 1983-1987, Morristown Beard Mother's Association, 1984-1986, Admiral Farragut Academy Parent's Association, Pine Beach, New Jersey, 1986-1988. Member Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Education Association, New Jersey Education Association, National Science Teacher's Association, Library Special Education and Speech Pathology, National Arithmetic Teacher's Association, National Association Running and Fitness, Order Eastern Star.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, running, aerobics, classical music, piano.

Connections

Married William Edgar Kean, November 19, 1967. Children: William Edgar Junior, Christopher Edward.

father:
Franklyn Victor Caruso

mother:
Jetta Ilene (Mattia) Caruso

spouse:
William Edgar Kean

children:
William Edgar Junior Kean

Christopher Edward Kean