I Don’t Like Education
-That don’t have Moral Classes, because when we are not watching it is these teachings that will guide them.
-That are so pompous that pride rules children’s mind, instead of filling their Heart.
-That never thought of a play ground, and left it as an option that could be rented when needed.
-That has a modern and robust structure and no place for dirt and mud to play in.
-That have ACs in every room, leave no tolerance and forbearance in children, which they will need in difficult situations.
-Where they don’t get a chance to sweat out the toxins, be strong and develop resistance, instead reach out to a mineral water bottle or a hand sanitizer.
-Where mobile phone is a norm, a killer device in the hands of impressionable minds.
-Where children only from the top strata of the society study and kids will not get a chance to befriend children from all financial classes.
-Where they will not see frayed uniforms and torn books, and understand that life can be ruthless.
-Where not buying a new bag is considered as losing face.
-Where celebrating birthday with friends at the local bakery is a sacrilege.
-Where children will not understand the meaning of financial struggle and believe that life is going to hand them everything easily.
-Where kids will only speak in English and forget their mother tongue.
-Where kids will hear bad words and learn not to use them.
-Where kids will learn what is bad company and how not to follow them.
-Where building connections is more important that making best friends.
-Where children learn Self-Confidence, confuse it to be rudeness, and implement it as negative attitude.
-Where unrealistic goals and vague self-worth will shatter them in the face of failure.
-Where confidence and success, is misunderstood as ‘Me-First’ and selfishness, and when it is time for relationships they only want to be Receivers and not Givers.
-Where being popular and happening is so important that children learn more of survival tactics and less of emotional bonding.
-Where hurtful jokes replace innocent fun.
-Where being rude will be considered as frankness and being cool.
-Where children will not learn how to speak their mind, while being polite.And Politeness will be considered as weakness.
No matter what you teach them in school, the World is the Real School.
What awaits them after school will be a reality shock, if we pamper our kids with too many choices and luxuries.
While we love and care for them, let’s make them strong, because parents are the First Teachers.