There was a child prodigy who spoke his first words at 4 months and graduated college with a degree in Anthropology at 10 years old.
A high school in Tucson, Arizona had a Mexican American/ethnic studies program that graduated 93% of its students (vs. the 48% of Latinos graduating statewide) before it was banned for being un-American in 2010.
The more educated a woman is, the more likely she is to drink heavily and report drinking problems.
The founder of Subway started it to try to pay for his tuition fees through Med School.
2/3 of all illiterate adults are female.
Women are more likely to be raped than to learn to read in South Africa.
An 18 year old freshmen funded his education by asking 2.8 million people for one penny.
An anonymous donor pays for the college education of every student in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Saddam Hussein received an award from UNESCO for eradicating illiteracy and establishing national primary education.
A graduate student mistook two unproved theorems in statistics that his professor wrote on the chalkboard for a homework assignment. He solved both within a few days.