Kris H.'s Profile

Kris H.
Instructional Technology Specialist
Cornell Senior High School
Coraopolis, United States
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My Grades 12
My Subjects Social Studies

About Me

Kris Hupp is the Social Studies Department Chair and 21st Century Teaching and Learning Coach at Cornell High School in Coraopolis where he has taught since 2000. He currently teachers College in High School American Government through La Roche College and advises the senior high student council and the broadcasting club. Kris facilitates our professional learning community and book studies in the secondary. He is a Keystone Technology Integrator and holds certificates in PA as a social studies teacher and instructional technology specialist. Kris is a graduate of The Fund for American Studies’ Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems at Georgetown University. He earned his B.S. Ed. in Secondary Education, Social Studies at Slippery Rock University and his M.S. Ed. in Instructional Technology at Duquesne University. He is a member of the Heinz History Center’s Educator Advisory Board, Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference (TRETC) planning committee and the Pittsburgh Kids+Creativity Network. In 2011 He presented at the International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference in Philadelphia on instructional coaching. Kris’ article, “Give Your Student News Program an Upgrade,” was published in the International Society for Technology in Education’s (ISTE) February 2014 issue of Learning and Leading with Technology. He was a Walmart Teacher of the Year in 2007, named as one of 101 Teachers of Excellence by the Teacher Excellence Center in 2007-2008, co-recipient of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh’s George C. Oehmler Educator Award in 2013, and the Busting Boundaries Awardee for the Digital Innovation and Learning Awards (DILA) presented by Digital Promise and EdSurge in 2014.

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Computer Programing
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December 6, 2014
Multimedia
3 items
December 6, 2014
Computer Programing
1 item
November 3, 2014
Foreign Language
1 item
November 3, 2014
Government Lessons
3 items
October 30, 2014
Utilities
4 items
October 24, 2014

My Reviews

Google Classroom
Makes Mobile Learning Easy
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January 26, 2016
Power Play
Strangely Awkward Football Game
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November 9, 2015
National Archives
Authoritative Resource for Teachers & Students
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November 9, 2015
Win the White House
Engage Students with an Campaign Simulation
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October 13, 2015
Audacity
Extremely powerful free tool!
0
December 10, 2014
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My Lesson Plans

Online Current Events Discussion
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Social Studies
Grade 7 – 12
3 steps
November 12, 2015
Bill of Rights
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Social Studies
Grade 7 – 12
3 steps
November 12, 2015
The Political Spectrum
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Social Studies
Grade 10 – 12
6 steps
October 30, 2014

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My Blog Posts

3 Social Studies Tools to Try in the New Year
posted on January 4, 2016
Explore, Dig Deep, and Have Fun in Social Studies

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