Chris is passionate about creating collective learning environments, which encourage innovative and effective use of technology to personalize and cultivate deep, sustained learning. As the Educational Technology Coordinator for the Huntington Beach Union High School District, Chris draws from his 19 years of experience teaching high school physics to develop active professional development programs that challenge teachers to re-think their practices and take new approaches to finding problems and structuring learning.

Chris has a Masters Degree in Educational Technology and is also a Leading Edge Certified Online Teacher, a Google Certified Teacher and a Canvas Authorized Trainer. Chris enjoys sharing his expertise at EdCamps, and has presented at numerous conferences. He believes “play” is underutilized and is a co-organizer of Playdate LA.