Valued Education

Why the emphasis on nurturing good citizenship? We find out the benefits of promoting character development.

words stephanie wong
photo courtesy of gram’s learning centre

Martin Luther King, Jr once said, “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.”  It’s a nice buzzword to sneak into any conversation on education, but what does having ‘character’ really mean?

Find out more about character building in the May-July 2016 issue of little.