This article throws light upon the seven aspects of education for national development. Aims of Education for National Development 2.
Education acts as infra-structure for economic development. Education helps in the development of human resources through investment in education.
Education helps in developing work-values. It develops dignity of labour. Education promotes technological revolution. Education develops scientific or problem solving attitude. Education removes gap between manual and mental labour.
Education results in proper exploitation and utilization of national resources and also helps in the development of economic resources. Education helps in formulating national plans for economic development.
Formulation of plans is possible only by experts in different branches of education. For example a person having good knowledge of agriculture can only formulate successful plan for agricultural development and only a good educationalist can draw good educational plans.
Education promotes entrepreneurial abilities like risk taking and managerial skills etc. Education not only helps in increasing national income but also helps in equitable distribution of income and wealth in a country.
Education helps in better planning and policies of economic development. The implementation of plans cannot take place in the absence of proper knowledge.
Education motivates people for change. It thus not only makes people mobile but provides job opportunities in different places and areas.
Education raises the aspiration level of people. Thus higher ambition promotes higher standard of living. Education converts human resources into human capital. It helps in the development of skilled manpower. It prepares manpower to work in different fields through proper training and education.
Education creates proper atmosphere for economic development through widened outlook and multiple abilities etc. An educated man can better take care of his own interests and get out of exploitation by others. Education helps in bringing social change by breaking social taboos, old traditions and superstitions.
Till now education was treated as an end only. Now it has been proved that education acts as a means also. Education is investment in human resources as investment in steel or coal. Therefore, education must be given high priority in investment sector.Education is fundamental to development and growth.
The human mind makes possible all development achievements, from health advances and agricultural Earlier this month, I was invited to be a keynote speaker on the theme of "Education for Economic Success" at the Education World Forum, which brought education ministers and leaders from over Education and National Development: A Comparative Perspective discusses the correlation between education and national development.
The book is comprised of nine chapters that cover several concerns regarding the subject matter, such as the theoretical underpinning, dimensions, policies, and . The Importance of Education to National Development – Education is the best legacy a country can give to her citizens.
Igbuzor () in stressing the importance of education stated that education is a human right that should be accorded to all human beings solely by reason of being human. Purpose: To develop human resources in education. Functions: 1. Research and analyse human resource needs (INSET and PRESET).
2. Analyse existing programmes and qualifications for human resource development. ABSTRACT. This paper is an exposition on the theoretical and practical relevance of educational philosophy to national development. It postulated that philosophical ideas have been responsible for shaping the development of societies through the channels of education.
Education and National Development: A Comparative Perspective discusses the correlation between education and national development. The book is comprised of nine chapters that cover several concerns regarding the subject matter, such as the theoretical underpinning, dimensions, policies, and .