From the very first public school opening in 1635, there has been a purpose for education. Even though, they didn’t teach the basic such as math or reading they still taught of importance during that time frame which eventually made more public school to become a thing in society.
However, education has always been about teaching the younger generationEducation has more than one benefit, it has many, but it all rests in the eyes of the beholder to see what the benefits are. For some, education may be a stepping stone to a profession and other people its the ability to think more effectively, and to be able to think on a bigger scale then those without that knowledge. It is up to us though, to know and appreciate what we can gain from receiving an education. Education helps us to realize our full potential as human beings.