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1968: Elizabeth Freeman served in Philippines in Guilhungnan, Negros Oriental beginning in 1968
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Elizabeth Freeman can be contacted at lindentree85acomcastdnet
Country of Service: Philippines
Training Group: XXIV
Cities you served in: Guilhungnan, Negros Oriental
Arrival Year: 1968
Departure Year: 1970
Math teacher training, library development
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Grad school and teaching in Philadelphia area, Massachusetts now Elementary teaching regular, special ed, teacher training in Lowell, MA, Married RPCV India, 3 grown up kids, run the Linden Tree Coffeehouse acoustic music concert series, and card carrying Puppeteer of America, using puppetry in the classroom, Board member of BKP, Filipino-American project bringing mini-libraries to the Philippines with training for volunteers for a Read-aloud program.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
It was great, best way to learn about a new country and culture
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
anyone from Philippines XXIV-those in the visayan/cebu area from 1968-1970, anyone interested in learning about BKP mini-libraries, how you can help with this literacy project.
Any message for returned volunteers?:
use your learned skills here and abroad.
Originally posted: August 30, 2005
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