Claudia Costin

Getulio Vargas Foundation

Claudia Costin

Claudia Costin is the Director of CEIPE FGV - Center for Excellence and Innovation in Education Policies, a Think Tank within Getulio Vargas Foundation, a leading private University in Brazil where she is a professor. She was in the recent past a visiting scholar at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Senior Director for Global Education in the World Bank. Before joining the World Bank, Claudia Costin was the Secretary of Education of the municipality of Rio de Janeiro.

“We have to ensure that each country is able to provide teachers with the best professional development and support they need so that they can deliver quality education for all, but it is equally important to give them visibility for their good practices so that they can learn from one another and gain additional respect for the profession.”