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Extensive desktop publishing (Adobe Pagemaker
6.5, Microsoft Publisher 98, Microsoft Word 95, 97, 2000, XP), graphics
(Adobe Photoshop 7.0)
Web design and site management including Microsoft Frontpage 2002, Macromedia
Dreamweaver MX , Macromedia Flash 5)
Multimedia development including Microsoft PowerPoint and E-books. Use
of CDs for file management, back up and presentation.
Operating systems: Macintosh OS, Windows 95/98/2000/NT/XP
Training end users in computer and software usage
Extensive experience with various aspects of research, editing and presentation
of academic materials.
Language: skills in written and spoken English as A SecondLanguage (ESL).
TEACHER of Art, Art History and Social Studies
Rochester Adams High School, Rochester Hills, Michigan (1977 - 2002)
Eaton Rapids High School, Eaton Rapids, Michigan (1972-1977)
Developed and taught classes based on a global-learning
focus. Includ corresponding and presenting materials with international
faculty who taught ESL.
Developed instructional materials for cross platform applications: print
and web-based materials for TCI/Denver, Microsoft Corporation, Redmond,
WA. Annenberg Foundation Washington, D.C.
Developed instructional materials for cross platformapplications: print
and web-based materials for Art and Social Studies classes.
Published the Adams High School yearbook with budget of $10,000.00.
Book included text, black and white and color graphics, 200 pages.
Wrote Internet Lesson Plans for Teachers published in 1996 by Brighter
Successful grant writer. Grants ranged from $500.00 to $150,000.00.
Oakland Schools, Waterford, Michigan. Teacher Consultant
Provided graphical and editorial support for research
Trained and provided support to faculty in Oakland County in the use
of technology integration.
Master of Arts, Michigan State University- August
1975. Major : Curriculum Development
Certification Social Studies K-12, Wayne State University - August 1992.
Bachelor of Arts, Michigan State University - June 1972. Major: Art
Practice: Minor: Art Education
Attended The Utah Genealogical Association's Salt
Lake Institute of Genealogy January 2001.
Documented family research in West and East Prussia, Galicia, Congress
Poland, and Posen including on-site research in Europe.
Print and website development for Internet Workbook forGenealogists
based on presentations created for the F H C Bloomfield Hills,MI, FEEFHS
Conference 2001 Milwaukee, WI, and Atlas Workshops, Adams High School,
Support and training of FHC patrons in use of traditional and online
Special projects including development of CDs that presented 150 family
photos in an electronic album.
Personal website: Michigan Polonia http://mipolonia.net