Education by the Numbers (via Shai Reshef’s Blog)

“Education is a right, not a privilege.”

And I absolutely agree with that statement. The statistics tells us otherwise but there are things we can do to change that.

How many people do you know who are pursuing higher education? Chances are your answer will largely depend on where you live. According to the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, 70% of potential students in the U.S. attend a higher education institution, in comparison to only 6% in Sub-Saharan Africa. These numbers are a blatant sign of a failed system. In short, they indicate that your socio-economic status and geographic location determines wheth … Read More

via Shai Reshef’s Blog

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