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Karen Packer


Karen Packer is an elementary school teacher and freelance journalist living in Los Angeles, CA. She is a Bay Area native and a loyal fan of tie dye, Blondie's Pizza and straight ahead jazz.

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A Haitian student from Project Hope ART holds up his artwork. (Photo courtesy Karen Packer.)
Education Matters

How I Spent My Summer Vacation Teaching Art in Haiti

Guest blogger/teacher Karen Packer shares how she spent her summer vacation: teaching art to students in Haiti and how other teachers can do the same next summer. I’ve always wanted to visit Haiti....

August 6, 2013 - 2:47am