Education goes beyond shaping us as individuals and enhancing our perspectives. It can help you become a better citizen and build a better society.
Educating the next generation helps fight back against ignorance. It helps people learn about the community at large and develop informed opinions on world issues. With educated opinions, we can support each other and make decisions that help establish a positive change in our communities.
For instance, some of the most educated people have helped lift communities out of poverty and spark economic growth. Others have enacted change through improvinng the literacy rate and supporting creative expression within their community.
This short article invite us to reflect on how education can help us contribute more to the world around us.
Edward Everett said ; Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army .