Education Is The Most Powerful Weapon

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Nelson Mandela one said, “Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world.” Education is not just a term to explain a process of getting instructions. Instead, education is extremely essential procedure in one’s life to have this weapon as explained by Mandela. As individuals we tend to learn from life experiences and events that go on around us. We not only learn about how to become successful in life instead we learn how to make a living as we encounter new individuals and new life lessons that teach us whether how to cook, clean, or even how to do math. A person cannot only be educated if they have a degree instead we all are educated in some unique manner whether it is to sew, draw, sing, or even as a doctor which helps us complete our given task. School is an institution created to discipline and educate students in order to become more knowledgeable. Many individuals in history and even people now attend school as it has become a crucial part in our society just like how other places such as hospitals and stores have in order to meet the needs of the society’s members. Many individuals believe that school is not an essential aspect in life that helps one grow because of how they are being educated, in which John Gatto is one of them as well. Even though no school is the best for everyone, it is still needed to help an individual grow emotionally, intellectual, and socially into a contributing member of society.
Gatto is the author of the article,
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