Define a system of education, what its salient elements are and which is the most significant element
A system of education refers to the educational strategy organized for the fulfillment of individual and collective requirements and aspirations. o A system of’ education refers to such a body of interlinked and organized elements which aims at getting the objectives of education. a A system of education is such a meaningful and organized body of elements that makes efforts to get the objectives of education.
Following are the salient components (elements) of a system of education:-
- Objectives of education
- Teacher’s training
- Teaching strategy
- Administration of education
- Educational planning
- Examination system
According to the educationists, ‘objectives of education’ are the most significant element of a system of education. They give birth to a System of education for a nation. They provide the justification for the existence of a system of education.