March Educator of the Month

Superintendent, Dr. Debbie Howell, is pleased to announce, that Ms. Robin Lee, third grade teacher at Brookville Elementary, is being recognized as March’s “Educator of the Month”.

As a Franklin County High School graduate, Ms. Lee attended Ball State University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with an endorsement in special education.   Ms. Lee’s first teaching position was with the Richmond Community School Corporation, Richmond, Indiana, where she was a special education teacher.

After teaching in Richmond for three years, Ms. Lee made the decision to return to Franklin County.  She was hired as a fifth grade teacher at Brookville Elementary School. Now in her 21st year in Franklin County, Ms. Lee has taught a variety of grade levels, as well as serving as a Reading Interventionist.

In addition to her teaching responsibilities at Brookville Elementary, Ms. Lee is also a member of the school improvement plan committee, the social committee and serves as a coach for Girls On The Run.

When not at school, Ms. Lee is extremely involved in the community.  For the past six years, she has served on Franklin County’s United Way Board, where she has served as Campaign Committee Chair.   She has also dedicated numerous hours working with the United Way’s Student Board, assisting with their community projects. Ms. Lee is currently president-elect for the Brooksville Kiwanis.  

The purpose of the “Educator of the Month” program is to recognize outstanding Franklin County educators who demonstrate excellence in the classroom, leadership in the school, dedication to the students, and involvement in the community.  Nomination forms for “Educator of the Month” can be found on the school corporation website at