GRE Essay Topic 299 - Present your perspective on the issue below, "It is often asserted that the purpose of education is to free the mind and the spirit. In reality, however, formal education tends to restrain our minds and spirits rather than set them free."
Every year in US millions of dollars are invested by the goverement to give the best education to its citizens.
Every year in US millions of dollars are invested by the goverement to give the best education to its citizens. Education is one of the important aspect of all our lives and that governs our thoughts ideas and reasoning. today eduation is aimed to give student an overalll development and not just knowledge. But is education really achieving this goal is a big question.
Being interested and talented in one thing and pursuing that as a major are two different things. However, stress is always given to Core Math, Science classes over extra cirricular activities. This forces the students to focus on core classes over anohter class. This is making this compreteative ncreasing the need to perform well in Math, Science and accounts class over a general education class. This inhibits the natural growth of a student.Prevets a child, student to foucs on their interests, talents and now everythign is all about performing well and getting a good GPA in academia.
There is very little room for innovate ideas in a students life. A student has to follow the guidelines, has to take classes as per cirricula, in this is making things so mechanical. Its hard for a student to persue their desires in this rigid cirricula. Leaving not much of a choice. We land up doing things mechanically than imaginatively and innovatively. Due to great focus on studyies of past and the whole process of prducing same thing on the paper destroys a students ability to imagine to be innovate.
On the other hand education with fixed guidelines is imporatnt
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