One additional school year can increase a woman’s earnings by 20%.
A child whose mother can read is 50% more likely to live past the age of 5.
Equality in education could increase a country’s per capita income by 23% over 40 years.
By Aric Noboa How can we reach millions and bust myths related to HIV? How can we get more girls into classrooms in marginalized communities? One answer is – surprisingly – TV shows. As the global community convenes to develop strategies and action around...
“The Lucky Specials,” Discovery Learning Alliance’s latest feature-length film, was presented in private screenings in cities around the world, in February and March 2017. The largest screening held in Johannesburg, South Africa on February 17 saw the cast, crew and...
“Every time I watch one of these programs, I discover new things, which leads me to improve my performance. The programs broaden my horizons and fill me with new knowledge and new dreams”
-Naemi, student, Okahandji, Namibia
“My teaching skills have improved tremendously. The training I have received by attending workshops and seminars has helped me to be more effective in the classroom.”
-Godknows Ojeha, Teacher, Nigeria
“After the first training session we were totally changed: more open, more enthusiastic, more creative and teamwork became visibly more interesting. A new atmosphere is animating our school.”
-Anca Popescu, teacher, Romania
“We were able to see successful farmers on video doing organic farming, and we are already implementing it”
-Patrick Kimeu, community member, Machakos, Kenya