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 Huffington Post website on September 29, 2016; you can read that post here. By Aric Noboa, president of Discovery Learning Alliance Photo: Discovery Learning Alliance/Patrick Toselli Philo Farnsworth believed television...
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