Christine Levinson joins Noodle Partners as an Academic Lead. Her passion is leveraging technology to engage students in a meaningful learning environment. She has committed much of her career to support new and experienced teachers to acquire the skills necessary to be an effective teacher. Prior to joining Noodle, Christine served as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Whittier College's School of Education and as an online Adjunct Assistant Professor for the MAT@University of Southern California. Christine is no stranger to entrepreneurial opportunities in the edtech environment. She was a founding blended learning instructor and Assistant Principal at USC Hybrid High’s flagship school located in downtown Los Angeles. In her role, she co-designed the personalized learning model and supported teachers in creating a self-paced, college-ready curriculum with reality-based performance assessments. Christine is a National Board Certified Teacher and earned her M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Cal State Dominguez Hills and an Ed.D. from USC’s Rossier School of Education.