PBS Digital Innovator 2020

Alice Carson

Alice  Carson Indiana
  • WFYI
  • Liberty Park Elementary
  • Indianapolis, Indiana

Alice loves teaching STEM and working to create a positive learning experience for all students. She finds it exciting to introduce science and engineering concepts along with collaboration and perseverance to younger students. Alice has had the honor of living and working in Indianapolis all of her life. She has been teaching for 27 years and has experience as an elementary school teacher, media specialist, and currently is  a STEM teacher for Liberty Park Elementary on Indianapolis's Eastside. Alice is a former graduate of the Teacher Leadership Academy, a Launch Lead Teacher for Project Lead the Way, and was the pilot teacher for the elementary STEM program in MSD of Warren Township. Alice strives to create a positive learning experience where she can inspire students to be curious, creative, and innovative, and believes technology is a way for her to provide her students with real time learning, interactive opportunities, and digital resources.

Fun Fact: Alice loves Marvel Movies!

Favorite PBS Character/Show: Wild Kratts because her “students love learning about animals, and the show does a great job of making it fun, informative, and connected to the real world.”

Social Media Handle: @LibertyParkSTEM