2013 Nominee: José Alejandro Andalón Estrada

El Innovator


El Maestro Andalón is passionate about youth being able to access free math tutoring in a simple and fast way. So, in true innovator fashion he’s turned to the digital space to make this possible. Using Youtube videos that average ten minutes in length, Maestro Andalón has helped over 34 million people in all of Iberoamérica and the United States access math education through his free video math classes. By also pursuing efforts to televise his lessons, and showcase them at a museum in his home city of Tijuana for those without internet access, this innovator shows a true commitment to making knowledge accessible at all levels.