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Vicky Colbert Reyes Director of Fundación Escuela Nueva

Clara Victoria Colbert Reyes, director of Fundación Escuela Nueva is an internationally known educator from Bogota because of the creation of the Escuela Nueva pedagogical model.

Escuela Activa Urbana Promotes Non-cognitive Learning

Nobel Prize winner James Heckman has noted that non-cognitive skills (i.e., social and emotional skills) are crucial in determining the success of young people, and that public education tends to ignore this fact. By Jeff Puryear, Felipe Barrera-Osorio, and Maria Cortelezzi

Where is Vicky Colbert this week? In Qatar

From November 4th to the 6th, Vicky Colbert will be assisting and presenting at the World Innovation Summit for Education, a special invitation from the Qatar Foundation. 

Vicky panelist at Colombia in Oxford Conference

Vicky Colbert participated as a member of the panel on Public Policy at the University of Oxford on October 29th 2014 at the “Colombia in Oxford: Innovation in Science, Public Policy and Culture”. 

Vicky Colbert speaks at Women’s Forum Brazil 2014

The Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society, founded in 2005, is the world’s leading platform for the discussion of social and economic issues from the perspective of influential women from different geographies and generations. Among their programming are Regional Meetings that focus on bringing in leaders from politics, business, civic society and academia to enrich dialogue about gender and sector representation in particular areas of the world.

Vicky Colbert, 2013 WISE Prize for Education Laureate

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, awarded the 2013 WISE Prize for Education to Ms. Vicky Colbert, Founder and Director of Fundación Escuela Nueva, during the Opening Ceremony of the 5th WISE Summit, held in Doha, October 29 - 31, 2013.


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