For the last three years, Brad Hayes has been an educator with the Whitfield County School system. He is employed at Eastbrook Middle School in Dalton, Georgia. He was named Teacher Of The Year by his peers for the 2015-2016 school year.
Hayes is currently teaching special education, and serves as a co-teacher in 7th Grade English/Langauge Arts and Math. He also serves as a mentor for first year teachers at Eastbrook Middle School.
Hayes will begin his 22nd year in education this fall. Hayes stated, “My goal as an educator is to encourage, inspire, and motivate every student. I hope my presence in each student’s life will be the source of encouragement they need to be inspired and motivated to do their best and never give up.”