7) Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. What do you understand by the statement? Illustrate with real life example.
- February 23, 2018
- Posted by: INSIGHTS
- Category: INSIGHTS
Topic: Attitude; Human Values; Role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values
Why this question?
There will be 3-4 quote based questions in Ethics paper.
Key demand of the question:
Explain that real education is all about making one tolerant and receptive to all ideas/criticisms around you. It’s also about building self confidence and calm temperament. With an example from civil services and one from personal life, address this statement.
Illustrate: There MUST be an example through which you should make meaning of the statement very clear tot the reader.
Structure of Answer:
In the introduction, write about importance of education for creating a tolerant society.
In the body, through two different examples, highlight the importance of tolerance and self confidence. Argue that the aim of education should be to create a citizenry that is open to new ideas and new thoughts.
In the conclusion, by mentioning a current event where we have shown our intolerant attitude, comment that there is a need to reorient education system