Gary Copeland


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I'm a fun-loving teacher who cares about the students. My wife, "Sweetie," and I have been blessed with four (now grown) children and two grandchildren. I serve as one of the elders in a local church and lead Spanish-speaking missionary trips for preaching and teaching.


Bachelor's degree in Spanish, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Master's degree in speech-language pathology, bilingual emphasis, University of Texas at Austin


Special Education


Before coming to the schools in 2015, I had worked for 23 years providing therapy in a variety of settings, including clinics, outpatient facilities, hospitals, nursing homes, and home health, as well as serving as a clinical supervisor at Alabama A&M University for four years.