Created the US Government's first public website, the US school system's first large–scale formative assessment platform, and the first formal co-design collaborations between school districts and early-stage edtech companies. Recipient of numerous multimillion-dollar grants from government and foundations.
Director, Corporate & Business Development at Civitas Learning and co-creator of Hoot.Me.
Steven has incredible domain knowledge in education and is very well-respected in edtech circles, particularly in New York. It is a great boon to NYC Schools and to edtech startups alike to have him in his current role at InnovateNYC. I can't imagine a better person to foster the merging of the paths of schools and education entrepreneurs.
Co-advisor of company Steven Hodas advised
Steven is a visionary in public education and a leader in innovation. Most recently he was the Director of Innovation at NYC Schools and brings with him experience, and connections.