Reflection Of Education And School

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EDUCATION
Education and school appear to be the same thing; however, on the objectives of each one, they take on different meanings and outcomes. Education means to lead, manage, direct, and guide. It is to develop the skills and abilities of the student, covering all aspects (physical, intellectual, social and ethical). The education is based on practical exercises, experimentation and reflection. The student is the protagonist of their learning and the teacher a guide with perfect tools, material or sources. On the other hand, School means the place where you receive teachings, instructions, doctrines, and rules. Socially, the school is necessary to educate people, instructing them to be good citizens and be able to provide the necessary
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Unfortunately schools today have become a business, and we are the only responsibles of our own education. According to the article "Learning To Read" Malcom X says “ I have often reflected upon the new vistas that reading opened to me. I knew right there in prison that reading had changed forever the course of my life. As I see it today, the ability to read awoke inside me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive. I certainly wasn 't seeking any degree, the way a college confers a status symbol upon its students. My homemade education gave me, with every additional book that I read, a little bit more sensitivity to the deafness, dumbness, and blindness that was afflicting the black race in America." (196). Education unlike school never ends, we learn all the time. Besides the fact that someone goes to school every day does not mean you learn, learning is when you take a book and read, or research more that you have to ,when you practice your learnings in your real life necessities. Education is much more than just knowledge is to apply very important ethics, values, morals and that learning is holistic, comprehensive. We are not only containers that are filled with information and

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