The Dilemma With Essays

Don’t take this the wrong way at first glance, essays serve as a crucial introduction to writing and debate during school years, but they have some issues that I would like to discuss. These “problems” are, by far, not negligible at all; these are thoughts that are shared by most, if not all, of my peers.

Essays represent a critical moment in an educational transition, from being able to express opinions and analysis vocally, to be able to conjure words on paper that dictate a point. They, without a shadow of a doubt, contribute to major brain development and advancement during younger…