The vision of Learn21, a flexible learning collaborative, is to enhance innovative learning opportunities for students and educators.
The mission of Learn21, a flexible learning collaborative, is to use technology to support, share, and create new instructional delivery methods to provide high quality innovative learning experiences for students, and professional development for educators in a cost effective manner.
William Fritz, Executive Director
As a founding member of Learn21, Bill provided the vision to make Learn21 a solution for all children. His twenty years’ experience in business and educational technology provides the leadership and vision to develop solutions that drive collaboration and innovation. Bill is frequently tapped as a product advisory member for technology leadership teams. He has received the NSBA Technology Leadership “20 to Watch” award.
Kevin Ghantous, Solutions Engineer
As a founding member of Learn21, Kevin combines his education in software development and networking infrastructure with nine years of experience with Blackboard at Sycamore Community Schools. Kevin has engineered unique solutions to compliment member districts technology and curricular needs. Working closely with the Learn21 support specialist, he crafts tools and processes that eliminate work for school districts while engaging them with information to make data-driven decisions
Sean Kapsal, Support Specialist
Sean brings a unique mix of experience in electronics engineering, computer hardware, software development and database programming. This provides a solid foundation to support our environment. Sean has over 15 years of experience providing professional enterprise level IT support with a focus on quality customer service. He has been supporting educational institutions since 2005.
Danielle Tymitz,Client Representative
As client representative, Danielle’s responsibilities include designing and delivering training, setting up pilot programs and sharing best practices in blended and online learning. She joined the Learn21 team in 2011 with 10 years of classroom teaching experience. She has a passion for educational technology and will complete a master’s program in Educational Technology in spring 2012.