Phone: 252-514-6420


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education Master's Degree in Mathematics Education National Board Certified- Middle Childhood Generalist Apple Certified Teacher Seesaw Ambassador

Mrs. Elizabeth Witten

Hi! My name is Mrs. Witten and I am so excited to be part of the second grade team at Ben D. Quinn!  Most importantly, I am THRILLED to be your teacher! It’s going to be a fun year filled with lots of learning and new adventures!  I can’t wait to see what the year has in store for us. I can’t wait to know ALL about you!
Here are a few things about me…
I was born and raised in Grifton, NC.  I have two sisters, Crystal and Jimmi Sue, and I am the youngest of the three. When I graduated from High School, I attended ECU…GO PIRATES!  I majored in Elementary Education with a concentration in Science and Reading. I went back a few years later and got a Master’s Degree in Mathematics Education.  In addition to 2nd grade, I teach college math classes.
I am very happy to be starting my 20th year of teaching! I have taught 5th grade , 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 1st grade, and now I am in 2nd!
I am married to a wonderful man, Hank.  We have a 6 year old daughter, Avery!  We have a Labrador Retriever named Patton, a gray tabby cat named Dash, 2 orange tabbies-- one named Leo and the other named Pumpkin, and a class pets named Clark. As you can tell I love animals!
Here are a few of my favorite things…
Favorite Colors: Turquoise
Favorite Season: Summer
Favorite Food: Mexican
Favorite Fast Foods: Moe’s
Favorite Drinks: Flavored Coffee
Favorite Sport: Football
Favorite Animals: Sea Turtles & Polar Bears
Favorite Singers: Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood
Favorite Cartoon Character: Snoopy
Favorite Hobbies: Reading and Singing
Favorite Children’s Book Author: Dr. Seuss
I am so lucky to get to be your teacher this year! 
I know you will learn a lot and we will have so much fun together!