A Bulloch County teacher has been named the 2014 Georgia Teacher of the Year.
Jemelleh Coes is a Special Education English Language Arts and Reading teacher from Langston Chapel Middle School in Statesboro.
The Georgia Teacher of the Year banquet was held Friday night at the Georgia International Convention Center.
As Georgia Teacher of the Year, Coes will serve as an advocate for public education in Georgia.
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