Benefits Of Higher Education

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The questions is and always has been, should children be learning the higher education system. Should we challenge student with higher education questions and topics? The best learning takes place when students are challenged to defend their views and think harder than they thought was possible. Students may get frustrated, give up, or even try and give up. In the end these student realize the value of questioning their ideas. You can’t let them defend the topics with emotion, religion, or personal feelings. Higher education is a way of thinking about issues with an unbiased opinion. This takes critical thinking to a whole new level. The reason why we value this idea of higher education is because companies, jobs, industries, and employers …show more content…
Today, People are letting their children get away with everything. Their grades aren 't good enough, you take their phone away for a week. What does that teach them? It teaches them that their are small consequences for something that is drastically important to your life. This isn 't in every home though. There are families out there who teach their kids that their education is the most important thing. Studying to get good grades, means sacrificing an hour of your time you were going to spend on the computer anyway. When you teach your kids like this they rub off their habits on their friends and so on. There is a study that shows your good or bad habits will start to rub off on the people closest to you. This could in theory start a chain reaction of a spark in interest in learning! Everyone would agree that education is the way we learn and communicate with one another. So the purpose of an good higher education, is to benefit your overall well being by making them feel more fulfilled as a …show more content…
A student can learn all the subjects and be book smart, but there is something more to higher education than that. In addition one can learn how to live by knowing what to say and acting a certain way answer and situations to be street smart. You can have all of the book knowledge in the world about a certain profession, but if you don 't know how to behave with your coworkers or your superiors, having book knowledge won 't get you too far in life. No matter what education is the key that allows people to move up in the world, seek better jobs, and in the end succeed in life. After all is said and done teaching our students, our kids, the next generation of this country a higher education is the best possible way to ensure the safety of our future. We are melting pot of ideas, races, and overall knowledge. We have to be able to translate and teach our future generations how they should do it, while giving them the option to voice their own opinions in the process. We can 't be irrational, hardheaded, or sensitive. This is why our current system of doing things causes so much conflict in the world. People having such strong opinions, which can be a good thing when fighting for a "good cause”; It’s not a good thing when being become blindsided to the other opinions. A higher education can teach you that it 's not arguing your opinion, but more of validating it. What I 'm trying to say is we need to let our kids

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