Schools socialise young people into the basic values of society. These values have important functions in society as a whole. It can be stated here that education performs certain roles for the society. At the same time education is also conditioned by the social structure. Society creates educational institutes such as schools, colleges and universities to perform certain functions in accomplishing its end.
That education plays a crucial role in a person’s lifetime cannot be denied and therefore, education is a basic human right for every child. It should be regarded as a way of improving the lives of all people, including children. In addition, the right to education is enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Quality education gives way to progress and development both of societies and of individuals and it helps pave the way for a successful future. Schools in all societies were purposely created as a challenge to preserve the contents and practical social, political and economic heritage of society.
Randi Weingarten once said, “A high-quality public education can build much-needed skills and knowledge. It can help children reach their God-given potential. It can stabilize communities and democracies. It can strengthen economies.” Weingarten, an American activist, illustrates the need for educational reform as a life raft for future generations. We must incorporate what is best for the students by helping further develop their education and not what will get us the most funding possible.
Public schooling is the best option for high schoolers to become well-rounded citizens in the process. People need the social aspect of public schools in order to reduce stress and have the better post-graduation future. Having strong friendships with your peers can make you more independent, community benefiting citizens. Diane Levin, Ph.D., author of Remote Control Childhood states, “‘Friendships help children gradually learn to be independent, contributing members of a community and it’s just as important as their academic growth’” (Your Child’s). Independence and good citizenship is a necessity in college and being.
Social efficiency is a hard subject to grasp, however, by understanding important features of it, one may have a better understanding of what it is or the reasoning behind it, what it looks like, and the impacts of it. Through social efficiency, we understand that schools were created to mimic factories. Four movements, social reform, utilitarian education, behavior psychology and scientific methodology influenced social efficiency. Lastly, understanding the importance of evaluation is key to social efficiency because people want to know if it is work. The society wants to see that children are being taught what they need to be functioning members of
Additionally, it allows us to realize our responsibilities as a citizen and inspire us to follow them. There is no opposing the reality that a person of educated is a best citizen. Renewal of attitudes Education targets at the renewal of attitudes wrongfully improved by children once. For different causes the child may have engaged a host of attitudes, beliefs and disbeliefs, reliability and intolerance, envy and disgust. These are to be renewed.
Education is a form of learning, in which the knowledge, skills and habits are transferred from one generation to the next. It doesn’t always means learning or getting new information but teaching others how to apply what they learned. According to (Yero, 2001-2002): Nowadays we can say that the major contributors to our education are schools/colleges however it doesn’t necessary mean that it can’t take place at home, schools, colleges, universities or even in jail. Education opens our mind, giving the ability to understand the world we are living in. It teaches us about the world in which we live, about the people surrounding us, giving information of how the world was and how it may become.
Apart from that, education also controls the individual development, social development and nation development. Receiving a good education will help empower you, make you strong enough to look after yourself in any given situation. Educated people will be able to keep aware of their surroundings as well as the rules and regulations of the society they live in. It’s only through knowledge that you can able to question authority for its negligence. It is only then you can stand your rights as a citizen and seek improvement in the structural functioning of governance and economy.
The researcher has made an attempt to study the role of teachers in inculcating and promoting human right education and the importance of it. Human Right is an important component of Right to Education because it enables the education system to fulfil its fundamental aims of promoting the full development of the human personality and will develop the quality of education for all. The teachers should be aware of the rights of students and respect them subjects relevant for Human Right Education for various classes are social