Aimee Hardy is a 6th-year Secondary ELA teacher. She has taught Secondary and Post-Secondary English in Hawaii, Virginia, North Carolina, and Alabama. She has her Master of Art in English and her Bachelor of Art in English from National University. She is published professionally for her creative writing in anthologies and literary magazines. Additionally, she has given professional presentations for Virginia Beach City Public Schools’ Digital Summit 2018, NTCE 2019 Annual Convention, and NCTE 2020 Annual Convention. She currently teaches at Pinson Valley High School and is involved with the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Red Mountain Writing Project. She loves technology and incorporating new ways of playing with language so that students grow in their practice. Her teaching philosophy focuses on engaging students and empowering them to be lifelong learners.
- Show Me the Mastery: Leveraging the Heart of Humanities Studies in Today’s Secondary ELA Classroom
- NCTE 2020 Presentation: Show Me the Mastery
- NCTE 2019 Presentation: Augmented English
- Virginia Beach City Public School’s Technology Conference 2018: Are You Serial? Using Podcasts in the ELA Classroom
*Additionally, Aimee often records “Daily Writes” and other mini-PD sessions posted to her social media pages linked below.