The Importance of Listening & Obediance

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The Importance of Following Directions Obedience and following directions exactly are important skills that all individuals need in their lives . There are many instances wherein the ability to follow specific orders is needed . There are many more instances wherein the inability to do so could result in fatal errors and irrevocable harm . These dire consequences could not only affect the individual who could not follow directions closely but could also affect the one giving the directions and also other individuals relying on the results of the given directions . This essay aims to show the importance of following directions through an analysis of several real-life situations .It is widely recognized that following instructions is essential in the educational system . Even in online courses , classes taken over the internet , reading the instructions for a given module and following it step by step prove to be essential requirements . Being able to follow instructions when it comes to classes and school-type environments insures that the student will be able to achieve a higher grade . Knowing how to understand and execute teacher ‘s or instructor ‘s directions properly assures the student that he or she will be able to provide outputs that are in accordance with the standards and quality the teacher or instructor has in mind . Thus grades can be a reflection of how well a student has followed instructions (Nicoletta , n .d . Not following teacher ‘s directions can even result in point deductions in the work of some students .Following directions can also be essential in the family setting .Parents have to be able to teach their children how to follow directions because it will prove essential to their later success in life . In the family , not being able to follow directions can lead to anger and bad family relationships . Although parents are supposed to guide their children in their growth , children should also be able to obey their parents as a means of...
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