From Student to Teacher: Joanna’s NSLI-Y Journey Comes Full Circle
Joanna is from North Carolina and an alumna of the 2009 Korean Academic Year program in Seoul, South Korea. She also served as a Korean Instructor for the 2020 Korean Virtual Summer Intensive Program. For Joanna, teaching Korean during VSI has brought her experience with NSLI-Y full circle from a participant to a teacher. However, her path to get here has been anything but straight.