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Lana Peterson

Director of Community Engagement

Lana Peterson is the director of community engagement at the Learning and Technologies Collaborative at the University of Minnesota. She is a community-engaged scholar with one foot in academia and another in K–12 teaching and learning spaces. Her research interests include K–12 technology integration, equitable computer science education, and teacher development. She works with Minnesota school districts and organizations as a research-practice partner to solve mutual problems of practice through evaluation, professional development, and program development.

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