Main Aspects of Education: An Argument for Experience, Curiosity, and Commitment

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Education is one of the most difficult matters in human life, because it involves the society as a whole and the individual. People have many different ways of learning, and often these methods fall into what are called, traditional and nontraditional educations. Traditional education is to attend classes at school where there are teachers and pupils. Nontraditional education may involve traveling, hands-on experiences, or reading. However, these two types of education are based upon five components of education: experience, curiosity, mentoring, communication, and commitment.
No matter what we do or where we go, as long as we face new obstacles, we are learning. In Ryszard Kapuscinski's Travels with Herodotus, Kapuscinski immerses
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Curiosity is what really initiates the cycle of learning. Ryszard Kapuscinski begins Travels with Herodotus when he is curious about who Herodotus is and his curiosity about what lay across the border. Kapuscinski's "psychological hunger" for knowledge never stops == he strives to read as many books as possible and even investigates the curiosity of Algeria the lieutenant left him when he said that he would like it very much down there (Kapuscinski 9). Iyer demonstrates his curiosity as he is a Global Soul who sees Japan as one of the most interesting places on the planet. He sees his home with an eye of curiosity at all times, which is why he never gets tired of living in Japan. Potts also demonstrates curiosity when he goes on his journey, diverting from the footsteps of Marco Polo, "liberated from a sober travel-writing mission" (Potts XVI). Kapuscinski's curiosity comes from a burning desire, like Malcolm X, who wanted to communicate and realized his inabilities due to a roommate named Bimbi. Malcolm X later claimed, "If I weren’t out here every day battling the white man, I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity--because you can hardly mention anything I’m not curious about." (Malcolm X paragraph 4).
Mentoring is another essential aspect in both

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