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Congratulations to Susan Hayes and Angie Harris!

Hartselle City Schools is excited to announce that Project Lead the Way (PLTW) has named Barkley Bridge Principal, Susan Hayes, as the 2016 Alabama PLTW Advocate of the Year and fourth grade teacher, Angie Harris, as the 2016 Alabama PLTW Launch Teacher of the Year.

Susan Hayes - "2016 Alabama PLTW Advocate of the Year” Hayes is being recognized for her leadership in turning a traditional, high-performing elementary school into a featured STEM school and for reaching out to and sharing with other school districts across the nation who are looking to do the same.

Angie Harris - "2016 Alabama PLTW Launch Teacher of the Year” Harris is being recognized for the foundation work she has done, implementing the Launch elementary curriculum, as a Lead Teacher of teachers at Barkley Bridge Elementary and for the impact that has made on every K-4 student; and, for the rich classroom instruction she provides fourth graders using high-level questioning and a design model for problem-solving.

Both Mrs. Hayes and Mrs. Harris will be recognized at the Project Lead the Way State Conference in Auburn, Alabama on November 10, 2016.