Meet Mr. Hurley…

Craig Hurley is the music specialist at Ford Elementary School in Cobb County, Georgia. In 2009, he served as a writer for the Georgia Performance Standards for Elementary General Music. He has presented sessions at the Music Educators Association in-service conferences for Georgia, Florida, and Alabama as well as other various teacher organizations. He has also supervised several student teachers. Mr. Hurley was honored as Teacher of the Year in 2002 and 2016.

Craig Hurley is also the conductor of the Spivey Hall Young Artists, the preparatory choir of the nationally renowned Spivey Hall Children’s Choir ( Mr. Hurley has served as a guest clinician for several honor choirs throughout the state including the 2015 Georgia ACDA Children’s Honor Choir.

Craig Hurley holds a Bachelor of Science in Music Education from Shorter College and a Master of Early Childhood Education from Berry College and is a doctoral student at the University of Georgia (GO DAWGS!).  Mr. Hurley resides in Marietta with his wife, also a music teacher, and their three children.

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