Michelle Jackson, a teacher at Sts. Peter and Paul Regional Catholic School, had her fourth- and fifth-grade students write letters, which she then gave to visitors at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Some of the recipients of those letters wrote back, above, from as far away as Australia and Scotland.
Michelle Jackson, a teacher at Sts. Peter and Paul Regional Catholic School, had her fourth- and fifth-grade students write letters, which she then gave to visitors at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Some of the recipients of those letters wrote back, above, from as far away as Australia and Scotland.
Michelle Jackson, a teacher at Sts. Peter and Paul Regional Catholic School, had her fourth- and fifth-grade students write letters, which she then gave to visitors at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Some of the recipients of those letters wrote back, above, from as far away as Australia and Scotland.

Tom Eblen: World Equestrian Games inspired teacher's unique geography lesson

January 19, 2011 12:00 AM

UPDATED January 19, 2011 07:18 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.