With that, their family will be well supported and hopefully happier.
Secondly, an education can help society develop into a better place.
With an education, decisions can be made for what the future holds.
There are many careers and job opportunities that can help satisfy what a person wants out of life.
Free education was extremely important to African American as it was demonstrated in the movie called Night John.
Free education was also important to many poor families.
Having a high education meaning a well-paying job, better opportunities, and a better life.
It also makes a person smarter than someone without one.
People eventually took their education more seriously during the later years.
By the end of Reconstruction, more public schools were built.