Phone: 919-934-5191 ext.5170
Degrees and Certifications:
I am a graduate of Barton College in Wilson, NC. I have a BFA with a concentration in Photography. I attended Smithfield-Selma High School. I have been a teacher at Triple S since 2005. I currently teach Photography and IB Visual Arts. There are four levels of Photography offered at SSS. Photography 1 explores the basics of cameras, film, taking pictures, processing film, and working in the darkroom. Photography 2 builds upon what was learned in Photo 1 with more advanced techniques in the darkroom. The option of using digital cameras also begins with this level. Photography 3 and 4 are individualized for each student taking the course. Photo 3 focuses more on learning to discuss photographs on an artistic level, while exploring alternative processes. Photo 4 is focused on completing a portfolio of work and the career aspect of photography. IB Visual Arts has an SL and HL option, with more work required at the HL level. "The Diploma Programme Visual Arts" course enables students to engage in both practical exploration and artistic production, and in an independent contextual, visual and critical investigation" (taken from the IB Visual Arts Diploma Programme Guide).
I am also the Art club advisor and this year I am coaching JV Volleyball.
Ms. Hardin is sharing photos & info on the SSS Art & Photography Twitter.
Ms. Hardin's Fall Semester 2021-2022:
1st Block - Planning
2nd Block - IB Visual Arts HL/SL (Srs. A/ Jrs. B)
4th Block - Photography 1
3rd Block - Photography 2, H. Photography 3 & H. Photography 4
SSS Photography Course Descriptions
Art Club Information
Art Club information for the 2021-2022 school year will be provided soon. Email Ms. Hardin with any questions.
Johnston County Public Schools is now offering a Substitute Teacher Temporary Incentive Pay Plan for substitutes.
At their August meeting, the Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-3 to make face coverings required indoors in all Johnston County Public Schools campuses and on all buses for students, staff, and guests. This updated mask requirement is effective immediately.