Olga Cossettini

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Education

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 08-09-1898

Died: 05-23-1987

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1941

Appointed from Argentina:

COSSETTINI, VICTORIA OLGA:  Appointed for a study of elementary and vocational education in the United States; tenure, six months from October 6, 1941.

Born August 9, 1898, in Santa Fé Province, Argentina. Education:  Normal School of Coronda, Graduate, 1916.

Professor of Education, 1926–30, Regent, 1930–35, Normal School of Rafaela; Director, 1935—, “Dr. G. Carrasco Experimental School,” Rosario.

Publications:  Apuntes de una Maestra, 1934; Sobre un Ensayo de Escuela Serena, 1935; El Niño y su Expresión, 1940; Escuela y Vida, 1941.