Mateo Samper

Colombia  |  Non-Resident Senior Fellow


Mateo Samper is a non-resident senior fellow with the Education Program at the Inter-American Dialogue. He is also a management specialist in education with a focus on the digital transformation of the sector, and innovation to improve learning outcomes and equity. Currently he is an independent consultant with clients such as Omidyar Network and the Inter-American Development Bank.

Previously, Mateo led Teach For All’s growth in the Americas by supporting social entrepreneurs working on leadership development and innovation in education, and by building partnerships to sustain and increase the impact of the organization.

Mateo was the recipient of New York University’s Henry MacCracken fellowship to complete his master’s degree in the Latin American Studies Department on Public Policy and Economic Development. He has a Law Degree (JD equivalent) from the Universidad de los Andes in Colombia.

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The Need to Build an Ecosystem for EdTech in Latin America

Leer en español     The use of technology in education has the potential to improve the teaching and learning experience both inside and outside the classroom. All over the world we are increasingly seeing successful technology-driven innovations. Whether reaching children and young people that have been traditionally excluded from…

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