The 2011 recipient of the Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership, Vicky Colbert, will be speaking at the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum on Thursday, March 24 at 12:00 pm. Lunch will be served at 11:30 am.
Ms. Colbert is the founder and director of the Escuela Nueva Foundation in Colombia, which has implemented the innovative Escuela Nueva educational program model in more than 20,000 schools and reached more than 5 million children across Latin America. Make your reservation today to hear Ms. Colbert discuss her work in Latin America. Read more here about Ms. Colbert's work with educational reform in developing countries.
Also, check out the new Kravis Prize in Leadership blog and follow the Kravis Prize events on Twitter.