Thesis : I Had A Hard Time Picking

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Thesis/Outline: I had a hard time picking which essays to use. I had a lengthy discussion with myself before I decided on “What Does It Means To Be Well-Educated” by Alfie Kohn. I do think that I’m well educated even though I didn’t learn anything from the school district that I was enrolled in I always said to myself that I wouldn’t want my children to have to go through the things I had to go through. How I became aware of things or learn things was because I do a lot of research and ask questions so I can find out more about what I need and wanted to know. What I think about the term “what does it mean to be well-educated” is I am aware that some believe, based on their own words, that if black children grow up to be adults who are well-educated, friendly, and polite, no harm won 't come to them. If they obey the rules, they 'll be safe. But recent news has proven that this isn’t always true. There aren’t any hard and fast rules, promises, assurance, or guarantees. Once we understand what “well-educated” actually means in the deplorable illiteracy age, we 'll have an understanding that a good education will never decay. The two bumper stickers one that says who is “educated” in this way, will apparently believe that “Well-behaved women don’t make history.” This what we, the uneducated, call bad behavior, the liberal elite call being well-educated. The well-behaved women bumper sticker always makes me chuckle in an arrogant, Catholic, “my mother is better (i.e. WAY more
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