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CF PRESENTS GUEST LECTURE ON GLOBAL EDUCATION EQUALITY
The College of Central Florida will host a lecture about the global state of education for girls and young women Monday, Sept. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Webber Center, 3001 S.W. College Road.
Guest speaker Juan Prawda, former deputy under-secretary in the Mexican Ministry of Education and lead education specialist in the World Bank, will discuss women’s struggle for equality and lessons learned in economic and social development.
Prawda has more than 35 years’ experience improving the education sector of developing countries worldwide. He is recognized for innovative programs and contributions to education reform.
The free event will also feature a short video about students who have taught English in China, question-and-answer sessions and refreshments.
Attendees are encouraged to bring school supplies for donation to College Park Elementary.