Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership
School of Education and Professional Licensure
M.S. Education (MSEd)
Phyllis Ellett spent most of her teaching career in Illinois. There were short stints teaching in Texan and South Dakota. Phyllis taught primarily in the elementary grades. However, she received administrative certification and worked as Gifted Education Coordinator for some time. She had extensive experience in the field of gifted education as a teacher and trainer of teachers. She grew up at the daughter of a teacher and both of her children have become teachers as well.
MSED 6610 - Teacher as Professional
BA, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois
MS, Western Illinois University
EdS, Western Illinois University
EdD, Illinois State Universtiy
Best Buddies International, Volunteer - Celebration, FL United States
Awards / Honors
Quad-Cities Master teacher designation award, 2005
Ellett, P. L. (1993). Cooperative learning and gifted education. Roeper Review.