Yvonne Marie Andrés
Dr. Yvonne Marie Andrés was one of the earliest people to utilize the Internet to develop and advance global e-learning opportunities for educators and students. In 1984, she created the nonprofit Global SchoolNet, an international organization that facilitates collaborative educational projects. She followed this in 1992 with the creation of Global Schoolhouse, connecting youth worldwide with scientists, authors, explorers, and community leaders to work together on projects of real-world importance. Read her full bio here.