Mrs. Amanda Berg
Mrs. Amanda Berg is our K5 teacher. She came to St. Philip's School in the summer of 2017.
Mrs. Berg graduated from Martin Luther College in May of 2001. She has experience teaching preschool, 3rd and 4th grade, and has substitute taught K-12. Mrs Berg has served her Lord at the following:
Good Shepherd Learning Center, TX 2003-2004
Salem Milwaukee 2004-2005
St. John's Lutheran Preschool, MN 2006--2017
Mrs. Berg is married to Pastor Mike Berg who serves at Wisconsin Lutheran College. They have three daughters: Abigail, Noelle, and Sophia. They moved from Minnesota to Milwaukee in 2017.
When asked why she became an educator, Mrs. Berg said: "I love children and enjoy working with them. It is a joy to watch them grow, learn and discover, especially in their love of Jesus. I have become particularly passionate about early education and providing a strong foundation for successful future learning.
Favorite Urban Educator: Christopher Emdin
Favorite Movie: recently- Beauty and the Beast
Favorite Quote: "Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But, for children, play is serious leraning. Play is really the work of childhood." Fred Rogers
"Play is the highest form of research." Einstein