Degrees and Certifications:
Madame Hamner is a South Carolina Teaching Fellow and a recent graduate of the University of South Carolina Honors College, where she earned a B.A. in French with a concentration in foreign language instruction. She completed a significant portion of her program abroad, studying at the Institut de Touraine in Tours, France in 2014 and at the Université d’Artois in Arras, France in 2015. While completing her student teaching at Meadow Glen Middle in 2016, she fell in love with the welcoming school environment, its passionate faculty, and their commitment to embracing the most progressive methods of world language instruction and assessment. In 2017, she was named a “Teacher of Promise” by the South Carolina Foreign Language Teachers Association. Madame Hamner (better known as “Madame H” by her previous MGM students) is thrilled to return to Meadow Glen Middle as an official member of the Gator family for the 2017-2018 school year! In her spare time, Madame H enjoys reading, being outdoors (especially in the mountains), as well as exploring new places and trying new foods. She can be reached by e-mail.