Editor's Note: Tommy O'Briant (Brian) Freeman, a 1992 UNCP graduate, added a 2004 DisneyHand Award to the many awards he has already won. He was the 2003 National Education Association's Teacher of the Year. Following are his comments on his Disney experience and a press release about the award. Freeman will speak at UNCP's Convocation on Wednesday, September 1 at 10 am.
The Disney Hand Teacher Awards program was a chance of a lifetime. Disney spared no expense in treating the 39 teacher