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Secondary school educator

Margaret Frances Peek, American secondary school educator. Florida content area teacher certified 2004. Named Florida semi-finalist, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Teacher in Space Project, Teacher of Year, Gulf High School, 2001, Sam's Club, 2001.

Background

Peek, Margaret Frances was born on July 26, 1948 in Chattanooga. Daughter of Edwin Franklin and Frances Lucille (Chumley) Peek.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1971. Master of Arts, University South Florida, 1973.

Career

Chemistry and physics instructor, Gulf High School, New Port Richey, Florida, since 1973;chairman science department, Gulf High School, New Port Richey, Florida, since 1977. Member materials and curriculum design team Pasco District Energy Management Center, 1975. Member Pasco County Science Curriculum Development Committee, 1978.

Adjunct faculty chemistry Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, Florida, 1977-1979, Pasco-Hernando Community College, New Port Richey, 1991.

Achievements

  • Florida content area teacher certified 2004.

Membership

President Beta Nu chapter Delta Zeta, 1968-1970. Chapter president Delta Zeta Alumnae, Tampa, 1972, Florida state reference chairman, 1973-1974. Member validation team science content area teacher test Florida Associate Master Teacher Program, 1984-1985, member reevaluation team science content area teacher test, 1986, member writing team chemistry content area teacher test, 1987-1989.

Chair school advisory council Gulf High School, 1993-1994. Steering committee Pasco's, since 2003. Member Pasco (secondary leadership council 2001, steering com.2002), Delta Kappa Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, fishing, cooking, music.

Connections

father:
Edwin Franklin Peek

mother:
Frances Lucille (Chumley) Peek