• Welcome to the Jungle Out there!!!


    Teacher:  Brandon Wayne Phillips
    Email:  bwphillips@dps61.org
    Phone Number:  (217)-362-3150, extension 855221
    Classes I'm teaching this year:  English 3, English 3 CT, English 4, Literature of Drama, APEX


    I am extremely excited to work with you all this year; let's learn together

    Educational Background:

    • High School:  Ottawa Township High School (2011)
    • B.A.:  Northern Illinois University (2016)
    • M.S.Ed.:  Indiana University (pending, 2023)
      • Track:  Educational Leadership
      • Emphasis:  Elementary Administration
      • Research emphasis:  Coaching, Principalship, School Culture, and Leadership Traits

    Professional Background:

    • Valid teaching licenses:  English (9-12), English (6-8), Social Studies (9-12), Civics (9-12), Bilingual-Assyrian (6-8)
    • Languages I can speak:  English, Spanish, French, Irish, Gaelic, Arabic