Ms. Barnett, ELL Teacher
    Hello!  My name is Michelle Barnett. This is my first year at Buffalo Trail and my tenth year teaching with Loudoun County Public Schools. 

    I received my Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction with a Concentration in International Education ESOL from George Mason University.  I received by Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education with a Concentration in Mathematics from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas.  I am originally from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and have taught in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Florida, and Virginia. In Germany, I worked as an English Laboratory teacher for NATO for six years.

    I have three children who graduated from Loudoun County Public Schools.  In my free time, I  enjoy outdoor activities, walking my dog Louie and traveling.
    l believe that the love of reading unlocks the doors to learning.  I work to find the best methods for each students which are the keys to helping them achieve their full potential.   
    Please feel free to contact me with any questions that you may have!  My email address is michelle.barnett@lcps.org or you can  leave a message for me at the school office at 703-722-2780.  Please allow 24 hours for me to return your email.