Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 2003
This description of Clara Victoria Colbert's work was prepared when Clara Victoria Colbert was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2003.
Victoria (Vicky) Colbert has designed and spread a revolutionary model for rural education in Colombia: Escuela Nueva, or New School. As she continues to push that innovation forward, she is simultaneously developing a new methodology to address the unique educational needs of children displaced by Colombia's armed conflict.
The New Idea
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