Sugar Hill Elementary School teacher Katie Blum is a Georgia Teacher of the Year finalist

Georgia Department of Education officials announced on Monday that a former Gwinnett County Public Schools Teacher of the Year is one of 10 finalists for the title of 2023 Georgia Teacher of the Year.

Sugar Hill Elementary School Second Grade Teacher Katie Blum made the cut along with a slate of other finalists from across the state. Blum was named GCPS’ 2021 Teacher of the Year in December 2020.