Read below to find out about the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development instructional technologists, and what they are doing to enhance education with technology.
Kelsey Buttendorf received her Master‘s Degree in Digital Media Design for Learning at New York University, and has received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a Minor in Anthropology from Quinnipiac University in Connecticut. Her experience as a teacher prompted her to recognize the lack of a technology enhanced education in early education classrooms, which peaked her initial interest in educational technology. She is specifically interested in the generational adoption of a digital literacy and a digital citizenship curriculum from PK through Higher Ed; where the unified goals are to create a college-ready student and a career-ready graduate.
Ilana Levinson, a native New Yorker manages the Academic Technology services team at NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. She is passionate about technology in education and loves to solve problems. Ilana has a BA in Childhood Education and a M.Ed Educational Technology.
Ray is an Instructional Technologist for the recently formed Academic Technology team of Steinhardt Technology Services. His focus on team is leveraging physical technology based spaces on Steinhardt's campus to better meet an ever expanding digital academic landscape.