EDUCATING A GIRL CHILD MEANS EDUCATING THE FAMILY: Essay

English_Master March 16, 2016 No Comments
EDUCATING A GIRL CHILD MEANS EDUCATING THE FAMILY “I ask you all so earnestly to open girls” schools in every village and try to uplift them. If the conditions of women are raised, then their children will, by their noble actions, glorify the name of the country.”—Swami Vivekanand Today’s girl child is a mother of tomorrow. As a mother, she can give her child a sound nursing and making upbringing. A woman has the maximum impact on healthy the social, and economical decisions in the family. At micro level, an educated woman helps in making the whole family, including the older family members, understand the values and importance of education, and at macro level, an educated women adds to the social and economical development of the nation. Girl’s education is like sowing the seed which gives rise to green, cheerful and full grown family plant. In ancient times girls’ education had a significant place in the society. Gargi and Maitreyi played very encouraging roles in spreading the education to a great extent. Women’s social condition started deteriorating with the passage of time. Instead of giving them education, they were being subjected to sufferings under Purdah System, Child Marriage, etc. In some states female infanticide is prevalent even today. A...
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