Tallahassee, FL -January 15, 2013
A Tallahassee school teacher has won WCTV's December Teacher of the Month honors.
Zellanye Hutchins of the Gretchen Everhart School was given the award Tuesday in front of some of her students.
Hutchins works with special needs children from elementary to the high school grade level. Her colleagues describe her as a talented and hardworking teacher.
Hutchins is also a mother of six who teaches Sunday School.
"It's great working at Everhart. The support here is awesome. I could not do what I do without the people that surround me everyday,"
Hutchins is the 13th person to win the award. The winners get a trophy and gift cards.