Marci Harvey

Marci Harvey was a 2014 Forsyth County Teacher of the Year semifinalist. She joined the science faculty at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in 2017 after serving Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools for 20 years. Harvey is also a 2017-18 NC Teacher Voice Fellow with the Hope Street Group.

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