Profile I have been a teacher in various grades and levels of proficiency, primarily in foreign language instruction in public schools in Michigan TEACHER--1965-1989 Took 13 students to Spain for a summer with Youth for Understanding, coached cheerleaders and organized several field trips, had several winning competitors in language events such as performances, provided leadership in language clubs and professional organizations DENTAL ASSISTANT--1959-1963 Worked for several years during high school and college years for both dentists and an orthodontist FLIGHT SERVICE--1968-1071 Worked as a flight attendant and purser for Pan American World Airways and was based in Chicago, I earned commendations for my performance which involved leading a crew on overseas trips primarily to Europe substitute teacher Taught in various SW Michigan Public Schools in Michigan in classrooms across the educational spectrum, grades K through 12 Education Michigan State University — BA 1965 French and Spanish with Teaching Certificate for grades seven through twelve. Graduate school attendance through University of Michigan earning credit in teaching of reading courses Skills As a trained and formerly tenured teacher am able to use extensive knowledge for a well-analyzed and synthesized learning experience in a variety of classroom and group settings. Played flute in the band and orchestra and marching band four years of high school. Trained in technology through service groups and classrooms and am familiar with word processing and electronic communication Referrals Birmingham Public Schools, Birmingham, Michigan 48025 Personal Married with four children. President--Mishawaka Breakfast Optimist Club. Sustainer--Junior League. Board member--South Bend Community Tennis Association. Interests include tennis, gardening, reading and word puzzles.