Theologian and Pedagogue, José María del Corral is currently the World Director of Scholas Occurrentes appointed by Pope Francis, with whom he has worked for more than twenty years. Passionate about Education, he was the founder of the Neighborhood School. Jose Maria carried out the educational mission, of turning the values of the meeting of culture for the sake of peace, into reality through education Except for a tutor, Coexistence Coordinator, Director of Studies, Vice-Rector, Rector and General Director in various parochial, congregational, and lay schools he is a President of the General Council of Education. He also served as director of teacher training and founded the First Archdiocesan Faculty of Religious Sciences. He is currently responsible worldwide for the mission entrusted to him by Pope Francis through the leadership of the International Scholas Occurrentes Foundation.