Pros And Cons Of Mainstream Schooling

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Pros of Mainstream schooling Education ensures a productive future for everyone, it opens minds of people. People get to learn about history of cultures, values and it broadens mental setting. There are different ways in which children are taught parents have an option of sending their children to school or to home school. Although home schooling is on the increase parents still send their kids to mainstream schooling. There are pros of sending a child to school because of having a teacher who is able to choose materials relevant to the learners, feedback is given directly as learners are able to communicate with the teacher and show understanding. To ensure effective learning experience methods such as small group discussions are beneficial, different ideas are shared because of the diversity in the class rooms (Phil and Sue, 1999) According to Steinberg and Angelopulo (2015) when people work together in groups they usually accomplish more than people who work alone because of interactions and different resources and information. Being around others increases individual motivation and creates greater commitment to your work (Steinberg and Angelopulo, 2015). Although there are still issues in mainstream schooling such as classes that are overcrowded causing other students to lose focus, and issues of discipline a teacher is able to encourage learners to work with her by asking questions this also gives feedback to ensure effective learning. In a class room setting a learner
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