Gwinnett County Public Schools’ James Leak named Alternative Teacher of the Year

James Leak, an eighth- and ninth-grade Language Arts teacher at GIVE Center West, has been named the 2022-23 Georgia Alternative Teacher of the Year by the Georgia Association of Alternative Education.

The honor is given to a teacher who is an exceptional, dedicated, knowledgeable, and skilled teacher; inspires students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn; and plays an active and useful role in the community as well as in the school.