Philip Jones

Instructor of Environmental Studies, Interlochen Arts Camp

M.S., Geoscience, Mississippi State University; B.A., Earth Science, Adrian College 

Phil Jones is a high school science teacher with the Charles County Public Schools in Waldorf, MD. During his eight years of teaching, Phil has taught earth science and biology to ninth and tenth graders. His students are given lessons that allow hands on opportunities that explore the interaction between the geosphere and biosphere. Outside the classroom, Phil sponsors the high school's MESA engineering team. His team has won the regional championship four years in a row. This past year Phil was recognized as an exemplary teacher by the Charles County Board of Education.