Feb. 1, 2018–Megan McCall, Ph.D. / “Antarctic Adventures”

Dr. Megan McCall has been teaching science for 17 years and is currently the STEAM Coordinator at Bayside Academy. She completed her Ph.D. in Instructional Design and Development from the University of South Alabama in the Spring of 2017 and has a Master’s in Science Education and undergraduate degree in Environmental Science from the School of Engineering at Auburn University. She has received numerous teaching awards and most notably a Fulbright Distinguished Teaching Award in 2016 with research in New Zealand and a Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. She is passionate about learning and teaching science and has traveled all over the world doing so! Today she will be sharing highlights from her three month long adventure to Antarctica where she studied Antarctic ice fish and humpback whales with scientists from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Duke University.