CUPERTINO, Calif., November 18, 2019—Curriki, the CODiE-award winning provider of free online education resources, is pleased to announce that Keith Kostrzewski has been named its new CEO, effective immediately. Kostrzewski succeeds Kim Jones, Curriki Co-founder, who will retain her role as Chairman of the Board. Kostrzewski will assume day-to-day leadership of the Organization, and will also join Curriki’s Board of Directors.
“I am delighted to introduce Keith Kostrzewski as Curriki’s new CEO,” said Kim Jones. “After an in-depth search, our Board unanimously named Keith to continue our efforts to deliver the critical content, tools and services that educators worldwide have come to rely on to meet their needs. Keith has the experience, the passion, and the leadership skills to continue to build on our successes into the future.”
Keith Kostrzewski has nearly 20 years’ experience in Education Technology. Most recently, Keith was the Head of Sales for LEGO Education North America. Prior to LEGO, he held leadership positions with Discovery Education, Pearson, and SchoolNet, as well as consulting with several early-stage EdTech firms.
Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems and Curriki added, “Keith is an ideal fit for CEO. His lifelong passion for and commitment to education technology will help us continue to build an exciting future for Curriki.”
“Learning environments and the content of the future will be much more student-oriented, with dynamic, flexible, and relevant experiences,” said Keith Kostrzewski. “The team has developed a vision and plan to develop innovative solutions for 21st century learners and industry stakeholders. I’m thrilled to build upon this work and bring collaborative solutions to the K-12 ecosystem of learners, teachers, funders, and partners.”
Curriki, a nonprofit organization, is an internationally renowned, award-winning, global online K-12 community of experts, educators, parents, and learners that collaborates to create and use quality educational materials. With more than 700,000 members, Curriki has reached over 15 million users worldwide. Join today and be part of our future at library.curriki.org.