Fernando M. Reimers

Fernando M. Reimers

Pr Reimers focuses his research and teaching on innovative global education policies and programmes that help students develop competencies necessary for civic participation and work in the twenty first century. He also works in the area of global citizenship education and in how to align education policies with the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. He teaches a graduate course that examines the core global education challenges and the role of policy analysis in addressing them, and a course that studies innovative education programmes and the role of social entrepreneurs in generating and scaling up change.
Reimers is a member of the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education, a fellow of the International Academy of Education, as well as a member of the United States National Commission for UNESCO. He serves on the board of several educational organizations and foundations.