• Education:

    M.A.S. Science Education, Fairleigh Dickinson University

    M.L.S. Rutgers University, School of Communication, Information, and Library Services

    B.S. Early Childhood Education, Trenton State College, Summa Cum Laude

    B.A. Geoscience, Trenton State College, Summa Cum Laude

    A.A.S. Early Childhood Education, Somerset County College


    Educational Media Specialist

    Elementary School Teacher

    Teacher of Nursery School

    Rutgers Family Science Instructor


    Organization memberships:

    American Library Association

    American Association of School Librarians

    New Jersey Association of School Librarians

    Hunterdon County Librarians' Association

    National Education Association
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
    National Science Teachers Association


    Honor Societies:

    Member of Beta Phi Mu, International Library Science Honor Society, Omicron Chapter

    Member of Kappa Delta Pi, An Honor Society in Education, Gamma Zeta Chapter

    Member of Phi Kappa Phi 

    Member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, Key Women Educators, Rho Chapter

    Robert Hunter School Teacher of the Year, 2005
    Commissioner’s Distinguished Teacher Candidate Award, NJ Department of Education, 1988
    Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in Geography, Trenton State College, 1988

    1988 Recognition Award, Kappa Delta Pi, Greater Trenton Alumni Chapter

    The Hodge Award, Trenton State College, 1988
    Jean Maybury Award, 1987



    DiBetta, Crystal. "The Poetry of Science." School Librarian’s Workshop. March, 1990.


Last Modified on August 12, 2015