General

First Name

Lisa

Last Name

Gustinelli

Job Title

Director of Innovation and Instructional Technology

Organization

NMC

Country

United States

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Extended Profile

Biography

Newly appointed as Director of Innovation and Instructional Technology for all five campuses of Palm Beach State College, Lisa is involved in Educational Technology at the national and international level. As a NMC Ambassador for K-12, she has spoken at the Beijing University Smart Education Conference, Beijing, China in January 2016, on student centered teacher-led instruction, NAIS technology conference; online teaching and learning, Blackboard World conference; Wikis and NMC 2014,15 and16; Social Entrepreneurship, Digital Branding, Digital Storytelling, Makerspaces, and 3D printing. Lisa has served as an expert panelist for the NMC Horizon report for K-12 in 2013,14 and 2015 and the Horizon, I2report. She is an active Webinar panelist for many Ed-tech organizations.
She is also a freelance Instructional Designer for the Professional Learning Academy and the OLC.
Lisa is passionate about empowering young children through Ed-tech sources. She is the founder of a philanthropy, Madagascar in My Heart which has brought technology to children living in abject poverty in order to enrich their lives in a positive way. The philanthropy has opened seven computer labs to date in Madagascar, South Africa and Myanmar.
http://mada.inmyheart.org/