Db7 Assignment 2

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DB7: The School and Education 1. In your opinion, what is a school? I believe that a school is a place where children and teenagers are taught under the supervision of teachers. 2. Which of the descriptions best describe your understanding of schools? Which least describes your understanding? The description that best describes my understanding of schools would have to be, "A school is where education takes place". The descriptions that least describes my understanding are, “School is a tax-supported baby-sitting agency", and "A school is a place where they fix your mind so you think like everyone else". 3. Which of the four purposes of education do you believe ought to be given the greatest weight in the organization of schools? Of the four purposes of education, I believe that the economic purposes should be given the greatest weight in the…show more content…
I agree with your answer to question number one. School should be a place to learn and grow. I also believe that the economic purposes of education ought to be given the greatest weight in the organization of schools. Sierra Smith I really enjoyed reading your post. I also believe that school is where children are able to learn and grow. A school should provide its students a safe environment. I also agree with your description that describes your understanding of what a school is. I don't really believe that description about school being a tax-supported babysitting agency should have been included. Children are to be sent to school to learn and not because of childcare purposes. Great post! Lakeisha Elliott I really enjoyed reading your post. It was very thorough. I also thought of a school as a place where we explore who really are and how we can become creative individuals. Your choice for the least description was mine as well. I believe that children are sent to school to learn and enhance the knowledge they already have, not for babysitting
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