Andria Zafirakou, 2018 Global Teacher winner (best teacher in the world)
Andria teaches in a school where 35 languages are spoken. Its pupils come from some of the poorest families with many exposed to gang violence. Learning the basics of many of the languages, Andria has earned her students’ trust and her school is now in the top 5% nationally. Andria is also CEO of Artists in Residence.