B.A. in Political Science, University of California; M.A. in Education, Stanford University. Christopher is a Social Science teacher at Monta Vista High School in the Silicon Valley. He previously taught at a new small school in New York City and in Los Angeles. Christopher is a Google Certified Teacher and provides teacher training on Technology in education. At Monta Vista, he is the founder of a team based civics class called Government Team that operates in a 1-1 netbook setting. Christopher hopes to further his advocacy of civic youth leadership and the transformative nature of computers in the hands of students.