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Christine Yurky

EDUCATION
 
  BS in Social Studies Education
  Indiana University of PA
 
  General McLane High School
  Edinboro, PA
 
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
 
 Homer-Center High School 1992- present
  Social Studies Department Chair
 
   Courses taught:
     American History 8
     AP Human Geography
     PLTW AP Computer Science Principles
     PLTW Cyber Security
     PLTW Computer Science Essentials
 
  Gifted Coordinator 2016- present
  Google Certified Instructor
 
  Clubs and Activities:
    Junior Class Sponsor
    Youth and Government Sponsor
    SADD Advisor
    Girls Who Code Sponsor
    Academic League 
    Mock Trial
    Envirothon
    8th Grade Class Adviser
    Chess Club
 
 
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
   PCSS (Pennsylvania Council for Social Studies)
   CSTA  (Computer Science Teachers of America)
 
AWARDS
   Larry Bock YMCA Outstanding Advisor Award
   James Strickler Service to Youth Award
   Mary Stella Wolfe Outstanding Advisor Award
   PAGS Geography Teacher Award
   Dr. Paul Grist Service Award