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Mr. Kirk Coppes
Kirk Coppes is a science enthusiast who has worked with the Smithsonian Institution, Rice University, and the University of Houston. Mr. Coppes is a former Houston ISD Teacher of the Year and was nominated for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Mathematics under President Obama. Mr. Coppes is also the winner of the 2020 HISD Elementary Science Teacher award. He has been featured on KHOU and the Houston Chronicle for his unique and creative approach to teaching science.
Mr. Coppes is married with two kids who attend Pearland schools. He enjoys playing the guitar, board games, and general nerd culture. He enjoys games and movies that include Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Doctor Who, Marvel and DC superheroes, and Harry Potter.