Meet Kathleen Wooddell
Lankford, Kandace, The Florida Times Union
This year, Kathleen Wooddell won't be feasting on a traditional turkey dinner for Thanksgiving. Instead, she'll be nibbling on sushi and sipping saki.
Wooddell, a gifted language arts and creative writing teacher at La Villa School of the Arts, departs for Tokyo on Monday to participate in the Fulbright Memorial Fund Teacher Program. The program permits distinguished primary and secondary school teachers in the United States to go to Japan for three weeks to promote greater cultural understanding between the two nations.
"I'm very excited about going," said Wooddell. "I've been all over Europe, but I've never been to the Orient."
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Publication information: Article title: Meet Kathleen Wooddell. Contributors: Lankford, Kandace - Author. Newspaper title: The Florida Times Union. Publication date: November 11, 2000. Page number: Not available. © 2007 The Florida Times-Union. COPYRIGHT 2000 Gale Group.
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