Pursuing My Education

Decent Essays

Final Examination Essay
“The goal of education is not to increase the amount of knowledge but to create the possibilities for a child to invent and discover, to create men who are capable of doing new things.” This is a quote that can easily be applied to my life. Through kindergarten to my junior year in high school, I was just like all of the other kids. Pursuing my education to one day be able to provide for my family. However, those days of being a kid ended sooner than expected. Over the summer before this semester began, I was kicked out of my house for something that I could not help, the person I had fallen in love with. I was forced to grow up only having my junior year of high school completed. I began working at a full time job as an assistant manager in hopes of being able to provide for myself. Through this course, I was able to balance everything that I had going on while still completing assignments and learning about the research aspect of writing an essay.
It was hard to juggle my work life, social life, and school life but I did so to the best of my ability. I would get home from work at 11pm and immediately begin my essays in hopes of boosting my grade in this class. Even though times were tough, I did my best to try and make it work. I tried my best to make a B in this class simply due to the fact that if I did not make a B or above I would have to give up my job since the high school program that I am enrolled in will take away the free time that I

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