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Christine Braun

The Nueva School
Shop Manager and I-Lab Engineer
Christine Braun has taught all levels of students from preschool through college, developing team-based activities that encourage self-exploration. It is her desire to implement classes that captivate students through hands-on activities. Christine is an entrepreneur, having founded her company, Robots For Kids Too, which creates a hands-on approach to learning technology through robotics for schools throughout Vermont. Her company created internships for Champlain college students to bring her curriculum into local grade schools. For the past two years, Christine has taught design engineering to seventh- and eighth-grade students at Nueva, and she is also the shop manager of the I-Lab. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of the Arts and a Master of Artisanry from the University of Massachusetts, which she credits for her deep passion for empowering students through experiential learning.