Ahram Choi is a Ed.D. student in the Instructional Technology and Media program at Teachers College, Columbia University. She holds a B.A in Educational Technology from Ewha Womans University, a M.Ed. in Instructional Technology from the University of Georgia. Before coming to Teachers College, she worked as a project manager for mobile services at Samsung Electronics. Her research interests include use of technologies for K-12 students and its motivational aspects.