In its first-ever 50 Greatest World Leaders list, published this week, Fortune Magazine named Teach For All CEO and Co-Founder Wendy Kopp among the era's top influencers. Ranked #25, Kopp is included along with such notable global influencers as Bill Clinton and Malala Yousafzai, as well as female trailblazers Gabrielle Giffords and Angelina Jolie, and the education innovator Geoffrey Canada.
Twenty-five years after turning her Princeton senior thesis into a national education reform program called Teach for America, Kopp is taking her model global. Her aim? “To narrow educational disparities around the world.”
Teach For All congratulates Wendy and her fellow honorees on this substantial recognition.
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