I Think Everyone Deserves a Good Education

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    It feels extremely strange heading back into a

    classroom. 12 months ago I attempted suicide (Couldn't do it), and its weird to think how I can go from being so down in the dumps, to getting a degree and following a positive path rather than a negative one. I'm proud of myself and I have a damn good reason to be.
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    1 Response Sep 15, 2015

    I read this somewhere

    and was really moved by it "What if the cure of cancer is hidden in someones mind who cannot afford education"
    nitbak nitbak
    26-30, M
    Feb 6, 2014

    I Had to Drop Out of Medical School

    After the first $150,000 I owed I had to drop out because my brother got and died and my parents needed me,  now I can never go back or go to another school because I defaulted when I lost my job . I think if you are good enough to get into college you should be...
    MrsPotatoehead MrsPotatoehead
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2009

    Hidden Benefits Of Six Sigma

    Apart from the quality of the products and services that is affected after the implementation of Six Sigma there are many other factors although may look small but have a big effect on the overall performance of the organization. This comes as a bonus with the Six Sigma work...
    brainmeasure brainmeasure
    41-45, M
    Oct 29, 2011

    So I am from India and I will be going to USA

    for my college and I just wanted to know whether it is true that there I can change my course and learn a new subject from the beginning?
    Maaren Maaren
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 20, 2016

    Crazy For Education

    Do you have apprehensions about the upcoming major exam and have absolutely no idea where or when to start your preparations? Our salutary advice to you will be to conquer your fears to be able to fully focus on the preparations for the impending examination paper. Overcoming...
    allison992 allison992
    26-30, F
    Aug 16, 2013

    Back In Stand...

    I was jolted awake at 5 O’clock Monday morning by the hostile sound of my alarm clock buzzer. Visions of pointless meetings, a panicked boss, and stressful deadlines galloped through my mind. I had to face it: I was burnt out. My corporate job was slowly suffocating my spirit...
    varunmadnawat varunmadnawat
    Nov 2, 2013

    Senior At UCSB

    In a unit about world access, my English professor told the class that only 1 in 100 people worldwide get to go to college. I was just thinking like damn, everything I've learned at the university has shaped my criticality in the way I interpret life around me (cause EVERYTHING...
    orlyfixation orlyfixation
    22-25, F
    Sep 7, 2013

    Where Do I Find Great Teaching Resources?

      So I was looking for some new ideas for my second graders on the web the other day… A lot of the materials we have at our school are getting outdated, and I was just looking for something fresh. Anyways, I found this website called http://www.biceveryday.com...
    BICeverydayuser BICeverydayuser
    Feb 26, 2009

    Found An Awesome Web Site I Wanted To Share

    This site is an educational one that offers things like abc's, learn to read, its fun to read, im reading, downloads, and tons of other stuff too... and the best part is its free! Check it out go to   www.starfall.com   We hope you like it as much as...
    angelzevil angelzevil
    26-30, F
    Mar 22, 2010

    I Do, But Specifically

    As this is what I have been researching and writing up over the past month, it is what is most on my mind at the moment. In the Czech Repbublic, in 2007, it was found that children in the Roma community were not being integrated into primary schools and instead being sent...
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    2 Responses Jan 9, 2009

    I Agree....

    Especially for those who have potential but due to their circumstances its not available. There are alot of things that need 2 be done within the educational systems across the board to help those who are in need......
    coconutzismyflava coconutzismyflava
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 7, 2009

    Until everyone is allowed to learn the topics

    they want and learn it in the way that best helps them, then no one is ever going to have a good education. People learn better in different ways eg. some prefer visual methods whilst others prefer hands on. Some people learn at a faster pace, whilst other's learn at a slower...
    Ultimatedorktroid Ultimatedorktroid
    18-21, F
    Feb 9, 2015

    They Do

    Everyone deserves a shot at something better. There should be on excuse to skimp out education. I'm talking about colleges too, they need to be more reasonable for every person that wishes to attend!
    ForeversNever ForeversNever
    22-25, M
    Sep 11, 2008

    Do You Think Everyone Deserve A Good Educatio?

    I'm willing to do anything so i can get into school and im at the point in my life where an education is important. my family refuse to support me so i have to find other means of financing it. PLEASE VOTE FOR ME FOR A SCHOLARSHIP @ http://www.wyzant.com/scholarships/v2...
    Kleon Kleon
    18-21, F
    Mar 3, 2012

    How To Find A Job When There Are None

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    BusinessToday BusinessToday
    Sep 3, 2012

    What Happened To Copyright Law In North America ?

    Copyright law or what law there is nothing or no law within North America or rest of the world doing anything about it ? I wasted my education in double major in English & political science for publishing technical writing purposes for nothing. When going back home retailers are...
    cross2play cross2play
    1 Response Nov 6, 2012

    I'm Not So Sure Everyone Is Worth A Good Education

    I taught for a few years, and I loved it.  I even loved working with the kids who did not want to be there, and there were plenty.  It caused me to change the way that I think about universal education.  If you live in a fat country, like mine, you may come...
    TheSquirrel TheSquirrel
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2010

    What Need To Be Thought While Mulling Over Second Career Ideas

    Seeking job satisfaction through an alternative career option and developing it as the second career is one of the most common convictions among the working people who face poor job satisfaction in their current fields. However, giving up an established job or career and taking...
    smithmartin smithmartin
    46-50, M
    Mar 20, 2013


    Everyone deserves the chance to begin a good education, as well as continue it once they're in. Everyone - mainly talking about the youth here - deserves both the home and social environment that encourages receiving an education, as opposed to those environments that frown upon...
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 9, 2009

    How Well Is Our Education System Doing

    Each year the education of our young people grows worse.  I for one do not understand why.  The state budget for education grows each year.  The schools have several fund raisers during the year and in our state the sale of lottery tickets is used to suppliment...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2009

    Education Is A Right

    Education is imperative, if you wish to make the most of your life. And I think that everyone ought to have equal opportunities to grow and foster their own abilities. Gone are the days when education was a luxury, affordable only to the wealthy. Although there are people who...
    ISawIDreamed ISawIDreamed
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2012

    Choosing Courses Online In Medical Schools In California Lets 3 Imminent Advantages

    Value of university degrees is increasing as are the number of courses being offered through various colleges. Lot many courses have been started in the field of higher education, which allows students to specialise in a particular stream. Most of these were unheard of a few...
    smithlarry smithlarry
    41-45, M
    Feb 19, 2013

    As Long As You Always Try Your Best

    if your the kid sleeping in class or being constantly in trouble i say kick them out and put someone who wants 2 be in school in their place
    justjoni justjoni
    22-25, F
    Aug 12, 2012

    Everyone Needs Access To Educational Materials

    I think everyone needs to be given the option of full information. That goes for anything. Education provides people with a means to grow. There is nothing more important. There is nothing that exists that can be managed without being learned first. People cannot learn to live...
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    Apr 7, 2011


    I believe that without education for everyone, we are only dooming our country/world to ignorance, which is dangerous. Everyone should have the right to an education.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Oct 18, 2010

    As a student, I can honestly say

    that it's not a hobby of mind and I rarely enjoy going. But I know it's important and given the choice, I would go. I recently got into a large debate with a weed smoking, google dependant Facebook user who said that those 3 things have taught him more about life than school...
    wethekings wethekings
    18-21, F
    Mar 19, 2014

    HBS To Host Executive Education Programme

    Harvard Business School (HBS) will be hosting an executive education programme, Building a Global Enterprise in India, from April 29 to May 2 at the HBS classroom, Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The programme is designed for senior leaders seeking strategies to expand within and beyond...
    educationtimes educationtimes
    Apr 20, 2013

    Isnt It Legal For Kids To Go To School

    I manage an aboriginal owned art gallery and have artists and their children stay on site, the closest school to our gallery will not enroll these children because they cannot have duel enrolement. these kids want to go to school and they are not allowed. I thought school was...
    gert233 gert233
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jan 1, 2010

    Education Is Not A Right

    There is no US Constitutionally guaranteed right to an education--see http://www.cato.org/blog/education-constitution.I can understand people wanting to consider education as a right because it is so important for young people's futures. But when people consider something as a...
    Southpaugh Southpaugh
    Jan 18, 2013

    The Work

    Meditation,a simple meaning concentration,everyone deserves Intel For everything they do,I believe that there is a lack in education missing,I believe that if I was in control (I would fix everything)No Fear,No fear no anger no fear I rebel against everything the school system...
    Taylorthefirst Taylorthefirst
    Mar 28, 2013
    dbgidoon14 dbgidoon14
    26-30, M
    1 Response Aug 29, 2014

    Please take a minute to read I am currently

    captain of a Books For Africa drive. BFA is one of the top world NGOs that promotes literacy. As captain, I have been challenged to raise $16,000 as a way of donating a library to a school in Africa that provides free education. This $16,000 will result in 22,000 books and 3...
    RavenS45 RavenS45
    22-25, F
    Mar 19, 2015

    University System Should Improve Much More

    I have an honours degree in Finance which also comes with an Accounting degree too from University of NSW in Australia. After that, I did try to do Applied Physics as a part time student for about 3 years but gave it up as I had too much to do at work while the evening/night...
    meehehe meehehe
    51-55, M
    Oct 9, 2013

    Everyone Needs An Education...

    Education can be anything, really, but this is more about organized training.  Most people need to choose a career and get a job, and a good education makes all the difference where you end up in life. From hands-on diesel mechanic training to earning a Master's degree...
    WanderingPenguin WanderingPenguin
    Aug 27, 2008

    Free education, type in your

    browser "Coursera" a site to learn as much as we would want. We already have a real choice let's connect the learning minds and souls let's start to change the world. The change of self, great joy! The more we know The better.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    Can Anyone Help?

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 20, 2010

    i really want to help poor people ,

    i have seen people dying because of no food , no clothes and bcoz of dieseases and i feel really very bad abt. it , bcoz we all people in this world born as a human being , we all are same their is no body who is poor and nobody is rich , everyone says that the world is becoming...
    dieseldrumm dieseldrumm
    26-30, M
    Mar 31, 2015

    Spark On My Mind

    Everyone thinks school is unimportant, boring, useless. I go to school, happy. I did what I was asked of from my teachers, and that meant no trouble, good grades. Had a good group to talk to during lunch which I loved. Never bullied. But the best thing was the learning! It's the...
    AunySawTheSun AunySawTheSun
    1 Response Nov 10, 2013

    It Would Be Nice....

    along with food clean water housing clothes shoes love health warmth medical care. its not going to happen, is it?    
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    Jan 9, 2009

    i am gabri and am 22.

    i am eritrean living in israel. i have many experience in difficulties in my mind that i didn't accomplish my study.because in israel i don't have right to study like citizen. i need a lot of money to study in israel. i am an exile in israel i am not affordable to pay for...
    gabrielmehari22 gabrielmehari22
    22-25, M
    Jul 16, 2015

    Educatioin Is A Right Not A Privlage

    Mr. Ruckman one of the French teachers at my school made me start thinking more politically about school. when i was enrolled in his class he informed us that in France when he visted that not every house had more than one tv because there is a tax on each tv because they have...
    DemonFeyLove DemonFeyLove
    22-25, F
    Jan 2, 2010

    Fundamental Right

    Education is the only thing that might change the world. It is a fundamental right. It should not be qualitated by money or privelage. It should work to create equality. Cm
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2009

    A Teacher Needs Your Help!

    Teachers, parents, and students...I would like to invite you to a network I'm building called "Take Control of your Classroom!" I am trying to get teachers, parents, and students involved in making a positive change in the current ed. system.  ...
    BekahLoo BekahLoo
    Jan 7, 2009

    Every Need To Study.

    hello am an orphan i completed A level passed but failed to join university coz am totaly poor with no help i want to study bussiness adminstration i need help.
    ssaka ssaka
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 20, 2012
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