Why Don’t Public Schools Teach Basic Life Skills?

Relationships.

Finances.

Physical health.

Mental health.

But just recently, I realized that it’s not so simple.

You are not to blame for struggling emotionally, financially, physically, mentally, or even spiritually.

“I don’t care much for this, pretending we’re back where we started. I want to know where we are, where we’re going.” — Cooper, Interstellar

Relationships.

Finances.

Physical health.

Mental health.

But I never use long division. Or the exact date that such and such war happened. Or cursive. And the list goes on and on.

What can we each do to improve ourselves and the current state of the education system?

Become involved in your community

Nations are changed not all at once, but little by little, as the lives of the individual people are improved.

Learn as much as you can on your own

Your success in relationships, financially, and with your physical and mental health is directly proportional to how much you read.

Teach your children in the home

“Well, I just want to keep my kids in public schools so they can learn social skills”

Truthfully, you and I must teach our children as if we are all they have because, in a lot of ways, we are.

In summary

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