Top 7 Benefits of Mother Education in Child Learning

The literature indicates that a mother’s education plays a  significant role in increasing child learning outcomes. Mom is the custodian of the house. She can play a key role in creating a learning and caring environment at home.

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  Because of this, governments should focus on girls’ education at large to produce good and educated mothers.   Educated mothers always help children to increase their children’s academic achievement, health outcomes, and behavioral change. [1]

Top 7 Benefits of Educated Mother in Early Childhood Education

The mother’s education has had a great impact on early childhood education. Following are the top  7  benefits of a mother education :

1.Improve the Child  Health Outcome

The educated mother exerts greater control over children’s health than the uneducated mother. Education provides health knowledge and introduces modern medical facilities. So educated mothers have healthier children because she has more knowledge about nutrition and health care.

2. Improve the Child Survival

An educated mother can make more appropriate strategies for child education and health than the mother with no schooling.  Educated mother tries to develop the skills and instructs the child to improve his survival and get successes in life.

3. Improve the Maternal Health

Mother with primary education has the ability to give more parental care than those who have no primary education. She has the best parental care strategies which help to reduce the risk of diseases. [2]  Moreover, she assists the children to improve the mental and physical health positive way.

4. Boost the Economic Growth

 Education is one of the most powerful ways to fight hunger. Women’s education plays an important role in reducing poverty. Educated mother assists and can participle in the improvement of family economic growth. No family has achieved a sufficient economic goal without women’s help.[3]

5. Provides the Best Democratic Environment

Mother is the most important figure in the family at home. Her role always is remaining important for solving problems within the family. Educated mother easily solves the issues and can create a healthy environment at home.

6. Best Child Education Outcome and Performance

Educated mother easily monitors the child’s activities at school and as well as at home. she helps the child in completing homework and learning tasks. Mother creates the best learning atmosphere at home which helps to achieve high achievements in life.

7. Better Intellectual and Emotional Development of Children

Educated mother provokes the child’s interest and raises the question to build creative thinking in children. She respects the child and answers the child’s question.  The child learns something new from his mother every day. Mother’s behavior plays an important role in shaping earlier mental development and critical thinking.

A mother’s education is strongly associated with greater child achievements.  It is time to promote girls’ education to produce a good mother. An educated mother is the demonstration of progressive family.  The governments and organizations must emphasize on girls’ education and awareness of the mothers about their responsibilities.

References

[1]  Pamela E. Davis-Kean, The Influence of Parent Education and Family Income on Child Achievement: The Indirect Role of Parental Expectations and the Home Environment, Journal of Family Psychology 2005, Vol. 19, No. 2, 294–304.

[2] John Hobcraft, Women’s education, child welfare, and child survival: a review of the evidence, Department of Population Studies, and Centre for the study of Global Governance (CSGG), London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK.

[3] Lawrence H. Summers, Investing in All the People: Educating Women in Developing Countries. (Washington, DC: World Bank, 1994.

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