It is true that women have many special tasks in life and their spheres of duties are different from those of men. But we should remember that these tasks also need training and education. Unless women get proper education, all their prospective faculties get crippled. It is only by imparting proper education to them that we can expect them to discharge the duties nicely and decently. Education of children depends a great deal upon mother. Childhood is the most impressionable stage and anything good or bad, thought to child makes a great influence on his mind. Cannot have educated and ideal citizens when the mothers themselves are foolish and ignorant. Every woman is a potential mother. The future of a child depends on how it is brought up and educated in childhood. An educated mother is naturally expected to bring up and educate her children butter than an uneducated mother.
Our prophet Hazrat Muhammad (sm) laid great importance on the education of both male and female. Without education a woman can’t do anything properly for her children and also can’t help them to lead a worthy life.
Some orthodox people speak against female education and create obstacle to it. It fact, it is an offence. We must educate women in nursing and household management, child-care, sewing and so on. Thus, they will be able to earn their living independently.
In our country Government has taken various steps of female education. For the leaner of secondary schools and higher secondary colleges female students are free from fee. As a result, the percentage of female education is increasing day by day and they are taking part in the developing works of the country.
Female education is a vital need to our developing Pakistan. So, we should be up and doing for the spread of female education.