Dec 03, 2019
Impact Rotary GlobalGrant & educational experience
by Maxie Gluckman

The Impact Rotary Global Grant #1747029 has had in transforming these conditions by improving the educational experiences for ~2,500 children (to date) in some of the most impoverished regions of Honduras.

Maxie Gluckman is a Ph.D. student at the University of California, San Diego where her research focuses on educator experiences and support networks in rural Honduras. She is committed to creating diverse opportunities for teaching and learning development that improve the equity in access and quality of educational opportunities for underrepresented communities both locally and abroad. Previously, she held positions as an education policy researcher, bilingual educator, curriculum designer, faculty developer, and founded an education consulting company that focuses on improving quality educational opportunities for Hispanics. She currently leads the “Train for Change,” Rotary Grant, a teacher development program that aims to improve educational quality in 1000 schools in impoverished areas in Honduras. She earned my undergraduate degree from UCLA, a Master’s in Education, and holds a bilingual Spanish-English teaching credential.