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Claudia Costin

Founder and director, Innovation and Excellence in Education Policies


Claudia Costin is the Director of the Center for Innovation and Excellence in Education Policies (CEIPE), a think-and-do-tank within the Getulio Vargas Foundation, a leading private University in Brazil, where she is a professor. Until 2018 Claudia was a visiting Professor at the Harvard School of Education. Prior to founding the CEIPE she was a Senior Director for Global Education at the World Bank and has served as Secretary of Education of Rio de Janeiro. She is a member of the International Labor Organization (ILO) Global Commission for the Future of Work.