Ms. DavisI am so excited to begin my third year here are BCES in the 5th grade and my 9th year teaching. I love teaching upper grades and have taught grades 1st-5th. My husband, Jason and I will be celebrating 10 years of marriage this year. I have two sons, Jaiden is a rising 6th grader at Pine Hollow and Jackson, is a rising 1st grader here at Brier Creek. I obtained my undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Elementary Education from Fayetteville State University and my Masters of Curriculum and Instruction from Gardner-Webb University. I am a die hard Tar Heels fan and I love football!I am passionate about student growth. Each child grows differently and it's my job to help my students grow as much as possible academically, socially, and emotionally. I enjoy professional learning, collaborating with my peers, and trying new things.Years at BCES: 2Favorites: Color: PinkRestaurants: Chipotle, Tasu, Brixx, Pei Wei, and Panera BreadHobbies: Reading, Cooking, Eating Out, and TravelingGift Cards: Amazon, Target, Visa, TJ Maxx, Wal-MartBeverages: Iced Caramel Coffee with Cream, Lipton Green Tea, Water and PepsiSnacks: Veggie Straws, Watermelon, Caramel M&Ms, and Pretzels.
Ms. DortchThis is my 6th year teaching and 2nd year at BCES. I graduated from NCCU with a BA in Elementary Education, Duke University with Licensure in AIG, and currently attending Gardner Webb University for Masters in Curriculum & Instruction.I am passionate about my cooking, and building strong, long-lasting relationships with the parents and students in my classroom.Years at BCES: 1Favorites: Pink, Chipotle, Jersey Milkes, Chick-Fil-A, cooking, shopping, spending time with family and friends, all giftcards are fun, esp Starbucks, Pepsi, Cheerwine, Dark coffee w/ Flavored Creamer, pepperoni & cheese, sour candy
Ms. HunsbergerI am thrilled to be at Brier Creek for the 4th year. Before I started here, I taught at Baileywick Elementary. My husband and I have 2 daughters. Our oldest just got married in May and lives less than a mile from our school. Our youngest is a junior at UNCG studying business. I graduated from Meredith College and love the UNC Tarheels. I also like the Carolina Hurricanes. I look forward to having a great year.I am passionate about my family and friends. They are extremely important to me. Because I feel as if my students are family, I am passionate about them!Years at BCES: 3Favorites: color: orangeRestaurant: Bad Daddy's, Chick-Fil-A, OutbackHobbies: spending time with family and friends, making scrapbooksGiftcards: Chick-Fil-A, Target Beverages: Coke Zero, Sweet TeaSnacks: salt/vinegar chips, peanut M&Ms, Oreo Thins (regular and lemon)
Ms. RobinsonI was was born and raised in Raleigh, North Carolina. All of my family still lives in the Raleigh/Durham area. I am proud to be a product of Wake County Schools! I attended East Carolina University (Go Pirates!), graduating in 1999 with a Bachelors in Elementary Education. This is my thrid year at Brier Creek, but I have taught for 16 years at Baileywick Elementary School. In November of 2009, I became a National Board Certified Teacher in the area of Middle Childhood My favorite place to spend time is at the beach! You can find me at Atlantic beach many weekends and breaks relaxing at Atlantic Beach with family and friends! I have one cat named Dasher and a beagle lab mix named Tybee. I also enjoy reading, cooking, movies, and college sports. I love to root for the NC State Wolfpack, as well as the ECU pirates! However, I will watch just about any ACC match-up!I am passionate about Reading and developing that love in all students. I am eager to learn new things & love exploring history! I enjoy collaborating with other staff to find the best ideas & resources for all our students!Years at BCES: 2Favorites: color: purplerestaurants: Chick-fil-a, Amos Mosquito's (Atlantic Beach NC), Poppyseed Markethobbies: gardening, reading, going to the movies, & spending time with family & friends.gift cards: Target, Amazon. Beverages: Diet Coke, iced coffee, anything cherrysnacks: peanut butter M&Ms, Cheez-its, Oreos (any kind)
Mr. SmithBio coming soon!
Hello! My name is Vanessa Whitt and I am new to Brier Creek this year. I’ve been teaching for 10 years and love working in education! I have a BA in Elementary Education (K-6) with ESOL Endorsement (English as a Second Language.) My favorite subjects are reading, social studies, and science. I love outer space and going to planetariums! In my free time, I love to travel! Especially visiting my family in Florida and California. My favorite place to go is the beach.. However, I love to explore! If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be a nature or traveling photographer.. I am passionate about animals, culture, gardens, and National forests. I have 2 rescued fur babies (cats) Juliet & Belle. I am so excited to join the 5th grade team at Brier Creek Elementary! I look forward to teaching your child and making it a great year!
Color: Pink, Lime Green
Drink: Diet Coke & Coffee
Fast Food: Bojangles