2013 Teacher Winner
School: French/English Language Arts, Douglass High School
Project: Language Enrichment Program
Mrs. Corendis Hardy has served in Atlanta Public Schools for 15 years. In 2011, she was selected to teach in the “Literacy Project,” a special program that focuses on correcting reading deficiencies facing at-risk students. During her tenure with APS, she has been featured on APS Today highlighting foreign language educators and has also served as a teacher mentor for Metro-RESA. Last year, Mrs. Hardy organized and hosted the first-ever APS French Spelling Bee for middle school students as well as an African Heritage Trivia Contest.