12/1: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." --Nelson Mandela
12/2: Did you know that over 124 million children and adolescents worldwide are not in school?
12/3: "The great aim of education is not knowledge but action." --Herbert Spencer"
12/4: Fun Fact: A child whose mother can read is 50% more likely to live past age five.\
12/5: "Education is the movement from darkness to light." --Allan Bloom
12/6: "Education increases income and boosts economic growth, raises crop yields, makes people healthier, and promotes gender equality."
12/7: "All real education is the architecture of the soul." --William Bennett
12/8: If all students in poor countries had basic reading skills, 171 million people could be lifted out of poverty- a 12% cut in global poverty overall.
12/9: "Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime." --Maimonides
12/10: One extra year of schooling increases an individual's earnings by up to 10%!