Melissa Unger

K-2 STEAM Teacher

As the STEAM teacher at South Fayette Elementary, Melissa Unger teaches K-2 students the beginnings of computer programming and helps them to design, build, and bring their ideas to life as they experiment, invent, and use technology. A life-long maker, Melissa’s elementary STEAM curriculum intertwines art and science and challenges students to think critically while using their imaginations to construct new realities. Melissa leads out-of-school computer programming clubs for upper elementary students, family nights for the community, and STEAM professional development through South Fayette’s Summer Institute.