Education empowers lives. Education creates better changes. Education is the potent force of success which can be availed by those who are determined. To our highly respected school division superintendent, public schools district supervisor, well-respected principals, patient teachers, ever supportive parents, fellow graduates, friends, guests, ladies and gentlemen a pleasant morning. The value of education is seen in the many aspects of life. Education builds the industry of commerce; education fuels the continuous search for solutions to problems confronting the society and the world at large; education brings forth the comfort and ease of lives which is much different long time ago; education paned the civilization and ennobled the heart of every man and woman. Hence, with these, we sincerely thank our mentors and parents who are all behind the success of today’s event. We found guidance, friendship, discipline and love. Without you, we have been lost. Thank you for guiding us, for inspiring us, and for making us what we are today. Because of you, the meaning and essence of education lies in making lives much better than it is as of the moment. Your gift of learning, is indeed our tool for nation building. Many people are determined to be educated to merely make money out of what had been learned. Some care for distinctions and popularity. Others are for honors and display. All of these are misconceptions.
We learn and become educated. We help and guide those who are not as p privilege as we are.
We don’t learn to let people feel that we are superiors and that they are inferiors. Instead, we learn to be instrumental in the learnings of others. We learn and become educated. Not to show off our degrees, titles nor honors, instead, to be of service to humanity. Serving people is the concretization of learning. Therefore, if education’s essence is truly achieved and is