About Me

Christine Pinto is a kindergarten teacher for Arcadia Unified in Southern California. She completed her M.Ed. from the University of La Verne. Christine is the founder of the hashtag #GAfE4Littles and co-author of the book Google Apps for Littles: Believe They Can. In 2018 Christine blended #GAfE4Littles with #InnovatingPlay and Jessica Twomey. Together, they have facilitated discussions with educators on Twitter and Flipgrid, had their classes collaborate from across the country, and co-authored the book Innovating Play: Reimagining Learning through Meaningful Tech Integration. When opportunities arise, Christine and Jessica travel to present about Innovating Play and how they preserve, protect, and transform early childhood experiences in and beyond the classroom.

Connect with Christine

Christine is now blogging new content with Jessica Twomey on innovatingplay.world. Christine and Jessica are full time teachers, but present and share when their schedules allows them to. If you are interested in bringing them to your school or have them speak at your event, you can email them: info@innovatingplay.world

Speaking Engagements and Interviews

Below you can find some previous speaking opportunities where Christine has shared about her students and her journey as an educator. More recent interviews can be found here on the Innovating Play site.

Spring CUE 2018 Session

Periscope via Urbie

Interview for The 10 Minute Teacher Show

The 10 Minute Teacher Show with Vicki Davis
Episode 142

Sharing on TeacherCast

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Interview on Google Teacher Tribe

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Show notes from this episode

Sharing about #GAfE4Littles with Matt Miller

Matt Miller’s blog post: 12 tips for using Google Apps with young students

Google Apps in TK during Alice Keeler’s Keynote