Community-State-Church Partnerships Supporting Education in El Salvador
In June 2011 undergraduate student Codie Kane conducted interviews in El Salvador as part of an ongoing initiative of the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs and the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service at Georgetown University. She partnered with the...
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Education and Social Justice Project
In early 2010 two Georgetown University Centers – the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs and the Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service – created the Education and Social Justice Project to engage students and build knowledge about the deep connections between...
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AT THE CENTER
ALL INTERVIEWEES> Ada del Carmen Monje de Afaro
> Leonilo Aguirres
> Catalina Delgado Aleman
> Maria Emelina Orellana de Ayala
> Elvira Cordova de Cordova
> Eduardo Antonio Ayala Cruz
> Vicenta Orellana Franco
> Angela Orellana Franco
> Francisco Orellana Lopez
> Maribel Serrano de Mejia
> Josefina Aleman Menjivar
> Miguel Angel Ayala de Orellana
> Benigno Orellana
> Carlos Orellano
> Elmer Eriberto Castro Rodriguez
> Maria del Carmen Cruz Senovilla
> Mauricio Trejo
> Ada Zarceno
> Maribel Aleman de Alas
> Rosa Letis Menjivar de Cordova
Maribel Aleman de Alas
Maribel Aleman de Alas teaches preschool, first, fifth, and sixth grades in Nueva Trinidad, Chalatenango in El Salvador. She began teaching with only a third grade education in a refugee camp in Honduras during the El Salvador civil war. When her family returned to El Salvador, she continued her career as a popular teacher in Nueva Trinidad and has remained there since. She is currently on the community administrative board and leads a parent education program. She also has one daughter currently in the school system.
A Discussion with Maribel Aleman de Alas, Teacher, Nueva Trinidad, El Salvador
July 2, 2011
Background: As part of the Education and Global Social Justice Project, in July 2011, undergraduate student Codie Kane interviewed Maribel Aleman de Alas, a school teacher in Nueva Trinidad, El Salvador, who began teaching in a refugee camp in Honduras. In this interview, Maribel Aleman de Alas...