Throughout history, there have been many women educators who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female educators such as Maria Montessori, Anne Sullivan, Lillian Moller Gilbreth, Mary Lyon, Abigail Fillmore.The women educators featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Jill BidenJill Biden
03 June 1951, American
Former Second Lady of the United States
Nita AmbaniNita Ambani
01 November 1963, Indian
Chairperson of Reliance Foundation

Savitribai PhuleSavitribai Phule
03 January 1831, Indian
Social Reformer, Poet

Maria MontessoriMaria Montessori
31 August 1870, Italian
Physician and Educator

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
08 May 1970, Canadian
Author

Anne SullivanAnne Sullivan
14 April 1866, American
American Teacher, Instructor
Mahadevi VarmaMahadevi Varma
26 March 1907, Indian
Poet

Mary McLeod BethuneMary McLeod Bethune
10 July 1875, American
Educator

Lillian Moller GilbrethLillian Moller Gilbreth
24 May 1878, American
Mother of Modern Management

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer
Mary LyonMary Lyon
28 February 1797, American
Pioneer in Women's Education

Abigail FillmoreAbigail Fillmore
13 March 1798, American
First Lady of America
Marjorie Lee BrowneMarjorie Lee Browne
09 September 1914, American
Mathematics Educator

Cynthia ScurtisCynthia Scurtis
28 December 1972, American
Alex Rodriguez's Ex-wife

Carol S. DweckCarol S. Dweck
17 October 1976, American
Physiologists
Regina S PeruggiRegina S Peruggi
1947 AD, American
Educator

Terry SabanTerry Saban
 
Nick Saban's Wife
Rachel DolezalRachel Dolezal
12 November 1977, American
Author

Shirley BallasShirley Ballas
17 September 1960, British
Dancer

Ruth WestheimerRuth Westheimer
04 June 1928, German, American
Media Personality
Kyrsten SinemaKyrsten Sinema
12 July 1976, American
Politician

Erin MurphyErin Murphy
17 June 1964, American
Actress
Betty ShabazzBetty Shabazz
28 May 1934
Civil Rights Activist, Nurse, Educator

Martha McSallyMartha McSally
22 March 1966, American
Politician

Emma Walton HamiltonEmma Walton Hamilton
27 November 1962, British
Actress

Anita HillAnita Hill
30 July 1956, American
Attorney
Karen PenceKaren Pence
01 January 1957, American
Educator
Jane ElliottJane Elliott
27 May 1933, American
Schoolteacher

Alison BalsomAlison Balsom
07 October 1978, British
Musician

Roxane GayRoxane Gay
15 October 1974, American
Writer

Louise LasserLouise Lasser
11 April 1939, American
Actress
Anna SilkAnna Silk
31 January 1974, Canadian
Actress

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Lauren LaneLauren Lane
02 February 1961, American
Actress

Pamela Des BarresPamela Des Barres
09 September 1948, American
Musician

Donna StricklandDonna Strickland
27 May 1959, Canadian
Optical physicist

Yalitza AparicioYalitza Aparicio
11 December 1993, Mexican
Actress
Diane BakerDiane Baker
25 February 1938, American
Actress

Mamie TillMamie Till
23 November 1921, American
Activist
Ruby WaxRuby Wax
19 April 1953, British, American
Actress

Uta HagenUta Hagen
12 June 1919, German, American
Actress

Brigitte GabrielBrigitte Gabriel
21 October 1964, Lebanese, American
Author
Annie SprinkleAnnie Sprinkle
23 July 1954, American
Sexologist

Savitri DeviSavitri Devi
30 September 1905, French
Writer, Poet
Sylvia EarleSylvia Earle
30 August 1935, American
Marine biologist

Anna LeonowensAnna Leonowens
05 November 1834, British
Writer

Amy ChuaAmy Chua
26 October 1962, American
Lawyer

Essie Mae Washington-WilliamsEssie Mae Washington-Williams
12 October 1925, American
Teacher

Liz MurrayLiz Murray
23 September 1980, American
Inspirational speaker
Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
14 January 1926, Indian
Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist,

Joyce MaynardJoyce Maynard
05 November 1953, American
Novelists

Erin GruwellErin Gruwell
15 August 1969, American
Teacher

Deborah SampsonDeborah Sampson
17 December 1760, American
Military woman
Kate MillettKate Millett
14 September 1934, American
Writer

Laura Spelman RockefellerLaura Spelman Rockefeller
09 September 1839, American
Philanthropist
Donna LeonDonna Leon
28 September 1942, American
Novelist

Fei-Fei LiFei-Fei Li
1976 AD, American
Computer scientist

Sue JohansonSue Johanson
16 March 1930, Canadian
Public Speaker
Amber NashAmber Nash
06 June 1977, American
Actress

Erica JongErica Jong
26 March 1942, American
Novelist
Catharine MacKinnonCatharine MacKinnon
07 October 1946, American
Feminist

Amy CuddyAmy Cuddy
23 June 1972, American
Psychologist

Judy ChuJudy Chu
07 July 1953, American
Politician
Jesmyn WardJesmyn Ward
02 April 1977, American
Novelist

Maeve BinchyMaeve Binchy
28 May 1939, Irish
Novelist
Nnedi OkoraforNnedi Okorafor
08 April 1974, American
Writer

Susan CainSusan Cain
20 March 1968, American
Writer

Dorothy HeightDorothy Height
24 March 1912, American
Educator

Zitkala-SaZitkala-Sa
22 February 1876, American
Writer
Anni AlbersAnni Albers
12 June 1899, German, American
Textile Artist
Michelle AlexanderMichelle Alexander
07 October 1967, American
Lawyer

Rebecca Latimer FeltonRebecca Latimer Felton
10 June 1835, American
Writer

Ann BancroftAnn Bancroft
29 September 1955, American
Author

Charlotte MasonCharlotte Mason
01 January 1842, British
Philanthropist
Toni Cade BambaraToni Cade Bambara
25 March 1939, American
Author

Adrian PiperAdrian Piper
20 September 1948, American
Conceptual Artist

Belva Ann LockwoodBelva Ann Lockwood
24 October 1830, American
American lawyer

Catharine BeecherCatharine Beecher
06 September 1800, American
Educator

Leslie Marmon SilkoLeslie Marmon Silko
05 March 1948, American
American author
Marva CollinsMarva Collins
31 August 1936, American
American educator

Tracy K. SmithTracy K. Smith
16 April 1972, American
Poet
Bharati MukherjeeBharati Mukherjee
27 July 1940, Indian, American
Writer

Laura BridgmanLaura Bridgman
21 December 1829, American
Educator

Ninette de ValoisNinette de Valois
06 June 1898, Irish, British
Dancer
Grace PaleyGrace Paley
11 December 1922, American
Author

Edith HamiltonEdith Hamilton
12 August 1867, American
Educator
Nancy DickersonNancy Dickerson
19 January 1927, American
American journalist

Sarah WeddingtonSarah Weddington
05 February 1945, American
Attorney

Qurratulain HyderQurratulain Hyder
20 January 1927, Indian
Novelist

Natasha TretheweyNatasha Trethewey
26 April 1966, American
Poet
Rose TremainRose Tremain
02 August 1943, British
Novelist

Septima Poinsette ClarkSeptima Poinsette Clark
03 May 1898, American
Educator
Lucie AubracLucie Aubrac
29 June 1912, French
Teacher

Ann BeattieAnn Beattie
08 September 1947, American
Novelist
Rosalind WisemanRosalind Wiseman
American
 

Emily DaviesEmily Davies
22 April 1830, British
Activist
Angelina Weld GrimkéAngelina Weld Grimké
27 February 1880, American
Journalist