Why Parents Send Children to School
Even though my formal education is over, I still enjoy reading books, doing research and seeking more knowledge as I age. Going to Washington State University opened up my mind to be a seeker of knowledge.
My father asked me a question right after I completed my Bachelors Degree. He said: “Do you know why people go to college?” I said to gain skills to become more valuable in the economy. His reply was: “Yes, the skills do increase your ability to find a better job in the work force. The main reason for going to college is to learn how much you don’t know!”
My degree is in the College of Business & Economics. The education I received gave me the skills to network in my own business with other professionals around the world. I struggled with Multi Media publishing class ( creating web pages ) as a Junior and bothered the professor often. Now I have six website domains and many sub-domains and enjoy being self employed! I am very grateful for the
I enjoy getting my news broadcasts from PBS Newshour. Over the years, many studies have been released showing that education has a very large impact on a person’s life. I am going to list a few of the reasons why people should put in the effort to make sure they get an education.
1. Ability to Analyze Problems
2. Ability to Solve Problems
3. Critical Thinking Skills
4. Increase Value in the Work Force
5. Participate in Local Church
6. Participate in Local Civic Groups
7. Pass on Knowledge to Children
8. Remain Curious and Teachable Throughout Life
9. Request Higher Salary from Employment
10. Responsible Citizen
11. Set a Career Path Once You Decide on an Occupation