The Importance of Education by Dr. Abdulghani M.A. Al Shuaibi

January 13, 2014 3:07 pm

The Importance of Education

Education is an important issue in one’s life. It is the key to success in the future and to have many opportunities in our life. Education has many advantages for people. For instance, it illuminates a person’s mind and thinking. It helps students to plan for work or pursue a higher education while graduating from university. Having education in an area helps people think, feel, and behave in a way that contributes to their success, and improves not only their personal satisfaction but also their community. In addition, education develops human personality, thoughts, dealing with others and prepares people for life experiences. It makes people have a special status in their own society and everywhere they live in. I believe that everyone is entitled to have education ‘’from cradle to grave’’.  There are various benefits of having education such as having a good career, having a good status in society, and having self-confidence.

First of all, education gives us the chance of having a good career in our life. We can have plenty of chances to work at any workplace we wish. In other words, opportunities for a better employment can be more and easy. The highly educated we are the better chance we get. Moreover, education polishes our mind, reinforces our thoughts, and strengthens our character and behaviors toward others. It equips us with information in various fields in general and our specialization in particular; especially what we need to master in our job career. Therefore, without education we may not survive properly nor have a decent profession.

Furthermore, education grants us a good status in society. As educated people, we are considered as a valuable source of knowledge for our society. Having education helps us teach others morals, manners and ethics in our society. For this reason, people deal with us in a considerable and special way for being productive and resourceful. In addition, education makes us a role model in society when our people need us to guide them to the right way or when they want to take a decision. Thus, it is an honor for us to serve our community and contribute towards its advancement. In fact, being educated is an advantage to help our people and build a good society.

Besides, it is very well-known that having self-confidence is always generated from education. It is a great blessing for us to have self-confidence which leads to many advantages and success in life. For example, it helps us manage specific tasks, tackle life’s challenges and maintain positive stands. Additionally, having self-confidence is typically based on proper education; paving the path for us to success. Accordingly, self-confidence makes us aware of how well we perform a task or a range of actions. In short, being educated is undoubtedly being self-confident and successful in life.

All in all, education is the process of acquiring knowledge and information that lead to a successful future. As discussed above, there are a lot of positive traits of having education; such as having a good career, having a good status in society, and having self-confidence. Education makes us view obstacles as challenges to overcome with no fear; facing new things. It is the main factor behind successful people and the merit of developed countries. Therefore, education is deemed a real success behind any future success.

About the Author:  Dr. Abdulghani Al-Shuaibi is the Academic Coordinator for the English Language Center at Community College of Qatar


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6 Comments on this article. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. E.Al-Marri January 18, 2014 at 2:44 PM - Reply

    Amazing! I like your writing, “education develops human personality, thoughts, dealing with others and prepares people for life experiences. ” that’s true education develops us personality and thoughts not just in work.

  2. hsariagojirnlgs;fd. February 25, 2014 at 9:05 AM - Reply

    very good essay thank you

  3. akmajed almajed February 25, 2014 at 9:24 AM - Reply

    this is the best essay ever

  4. Mubarak February 25, 2014 at 9:29 AM - Reply

    Thank you MR

  5. Sara Jassim May 25, 2014 at 9:43 AM - Reply

    This is an amazing essay ever. i like it !
    keep it up my perfect Dr.

  6. Wadha Alkhaldi May 25, 2014 at 9:47 AM - Reply

    mashallah ! your words are highly elegant.

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