Heather McBurnett – Greenwood Elementary

Our Welcome to Sanford Lee County Teacher of the Week is Heather McBurnett from Greenwood Elementary. Mrs. McBurnett is a third-grade teacher at Greenwood, where she has taught for 15 years of her 20-year career. Her bachelor’s degree from Campbell University is in Science, and her masters is in instructional technology from East Carolina University.

As far as teaching accomplishments go, Mrs. McBurnett is most proud of the fact that she is able to teach at a school that she, her mom, her husband and her children have attended. She notes “Greenwood holds such a special place in my heart, and it’s great to be part of a school that has community support and family involvement.”

In “what free time she has,” Mrs. McBurnett enjoys watching her sons play baseball, as well as photography.