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.
This blog was originally posted on the Global Business Coalition for Education website on Feb. 4, 2016, you can read that post here. Story by Olivia Simone, Lauren Lichtman Photo by Anthony Achkar In the lead up to the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit in May,...
Discovery Learning Alliance (DLA) is helping children understand how cities work and grow through a new video on urbanization. By 2040, more than half of Africa's population will live in a city, so this is an important lesson for children to learn early. DLA's video, set...
“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
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-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
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-Patrick Kimeu, community member, Machakos, Kenya