About the Teacher
Degrees and Certifications:
Secondary English Language Arts (6-12) M.A., Ed. - Early Childhood and Elementary Education (PK-6) - University of Alabama at Birmingham (2012) B.S. - Family & Child Studies - Louisiana Tech University - Ruston, LA (2007)
Ms. Allison Burnell
Hi, I’m Ms. Burnell!
This is my 8th year teaching in St. Clair County. This year, I am excited to join the Virtual Prepartory Academy as a Secondary English Teacher. I am certified in Early Childhood/Elementary Education (PK-6) and English Language Arts (6-12). I have a three-year old son named Henry. Some of my favorite hobbies are working out at my gym, snow skiing, and kayaking. I also love coffee, shopping, traveling, and spending time with my friends and family.
I am looking forward to getting to know you this year! Please let me know if I can help you in any way! My office hours are Monday-Friday 8am-3pm.
I will be having parent/teacher conferences for all English classes in February. Conferences are not mandatory. If you wish to have a conference to discuss your child's progress, please click below to sign up for a 15 minute conference. All conferences will be conducted through phone or via Skype. Please let me know your preference when you sign up. If you choose Skype, a link with directions to join will be sent to your email address.