For example, the education system in China and Singapore still focus very much on the transfer of knowledge through textbooks and notes.
This form of education allows less room for the growth of creativity and innovation.
Through education, people will gain better knowledge and understanding of themselves and others. For example, a degree nowadays will serve as a ‘passport’ to better working opportunities.
Education provides a platform for people to excel, regardless of their background.
However, the predominant form of education will be through schooling.
In many countries, the burden of creating a good education lies with the government.This is evident in the introduction of new subjects such as China and India studies due to the booming economies in these countries.There is also more focus on the development of arts and culture.Thus, education still provides the majority with the basic learning attitudes that will help them in attaining success in life.Moreover, educational allows people to be exposed to new opportunities which form an essential gateway to success.However, both are very much related to the economic success of a person in today’s increasingly pragmatic society.I believe that education still remains as one of the main factors to success, although its significance has been reduced. With the creation of the Internet, information is made available and accessible to us easily.Q8 Do you agree that education is no longer the key to success?Education exists in many forms to empower people with new knowledge and skills.To be successful in life, a person should be able to make morally-sound and informed decisions.This will not only prevent the person from breaking the law, but also form the guiding principles in life and work.