Author Archives: Megan Peck

About Megan Peck

PhD student in Computer Science at the University of Kansas. Formerly a fellow in the NSF GK-12 program through KU.

Dogs and Gobstoppers

After a holiday and being home sick last week, it was great to be back in the classroom today.   The bell work turned into about half of the class as they discussed how to set up experiments with identifying … Continue reading

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Ms. Peck Day 2: I’m a Computer Scientist

I’m home from doing my “I’m a Computer Scientist” lesson, and to say I’m mentally drained would be quite the understatement.  The most notable challenge was doing an interactive lesson five different times with quite diverse classroom compositions. It takes … Continue reading

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Ms. Peck at Central

Yes, even after last year, it’s still hard introducing myself as Ms. Peck.  At least if I start saying Megan, I can morph that into Ms. if I think fast enough. I’m at Central Middle School in Lawrence this year, … Continue reading

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