Ms. Christine Richard
New Tech East
10th Grade, 11th Grade Social Studies
“Ms. Richard is an inspiration and example for the staff at our school. She is an expert at project planning, applied learning and making connections between her lessons and the world outside her classroom."
Christine Richard has been a CMSD teacher for 17 years. She has spent the last seven years at New Tech East as a social studies facilitator in an integrated class with English Language Arts. Chris is a certified trainer for the New Tech Network, frequently presenting on topics such as project-based learning, team teaching, individual assessments of knowledge and thinking, and student leadership groups. Chris and her co-facilitator were 2016 finalists for the New Tech Network’s Project of the Year, competing with teachers from 190 K–12 schools in the United States, Australia and China. Chris is married and mother to a fifth-grade son. She coaches and she loves basketball, baseball and football.