Cordeiro, Patricia (A.)

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CORDEIRO, Patricia (A.)

CORDEIRO, Patricia (A.). British, b. 1944. Genres: Education, Language/Linguistics. Career: Elementary schoolteacher, Colchester, CT, 1965-66, and Provincetown, MA, 1968-72 and 1974-90; Rhode Island College, Providence, assistant professor, 1990-93, associate professor of education and human development, 1993-. Norwich University, field faculty adviser for Vermont College, 1987-92; Whitman Institute, fellow, 1988; University of Massachusetts at Boston, adjunct faculty member, 1988-, fellow of Lucretia Crocker Academy, 1989-; Lesley College, adjunct faculty member, 1990; French River Education Center, instructor, 1990; Learning Center (St. Louis, MO), instructor, 1991. Educational Developmental Corp., curriculum developer and evaluator, 1988-89. Publications: (with C. Cazden, M.E. Giacobbe, and others) Whole Language Plus: Essays on Literacy in the United States and New Zealand, 1992; Whole Learning: Whole Language and Content in the Upper Elementary Grades, 1992. Work represented in books. Contributor to language and education journals and to newspapers. Address: School of Education and Human Development, 216 Mann Hall, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI 02908, U.S.A.