Critical Writing Period 1
16 April 2012
Education is recognized as vital to the future of any society in today’s world. Governments throughout the world should make education compulsory for all children between the ages of 5 and 15. To what extend do you agree or disagree with the statement? I agree with the statement above. Education is very important especially in a young child’s life. With education, you can succeed in life. Even though I can not wait to get out of school, all the years spent are greatly appreciated. I have been very fortunate to have hardworking teachers. I have learned a lot from them and I owe them all my success. With that being said, governments should make education compulsory to all children. I even think you should be required to graduate. I feel as if there should be no reason to quit. Quitting should not be in our future children’s vocabulary. To me, quitting is the easy way out, and you do not face any problems. Graduating will only increase your chances of going off to college, and helping you get a better job. You will only be improving your life by graduating. Education is not for everybody. You must have a passion to learn and a joy for it. My favorite class would have to have been History with Mr. Swaggerty. He made the learning fun and easy. That’s how I want to be once I am a teacher. I want to make the learning fun and easy that way all kids can learn. You must also have patience. My favorite teacher, who always had patience was Mrs. Rizzo. She was so kind and was never in a hurry. She made my junior Year in English a breeze. My main struggle in school was math. Mrs. Macalees helped me in so many ways. She was very intelligent and bright and always had a smile on her face. She brought joy to her classroom everyday. All these qualities these teachers possess is all the qualities I want when I become a teacher. That’s why I believe education is very vital to...