Cary Academy teacher wins grant for year in France

Posted June 17, 2009 12:32 p.m. EDT

— A Cary Academy French teacher will spend the 2009-10 school year in France through the Fulbright Classroom Teacher Exchange Program.

Kim Jones is one of 60 teachers nationwide to earn a Fulbright Teacher Exchange grant from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Jones will share a classroom, a home and a car with French teacher Severine Magnin of Rambouillet, a suburb of Paris.