“Intellectual Development refers to the changes that occur, as a result of growth and experience, in a person’s capacity for thinking,reasoning, relating, judging and conceptualizing” (Encyclopedia, 2019). The term 'Civic minded' refers to individuals who are interested in and care about what is going on in their community.Intelligence or Intellectual ability encompasses the ability to learn, remember and use new information, to solve problems and to adapt to novel situations. (Diener, n.d.)
Gardner’s theory suggests that each individual learns in a unique way and acquires emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence will also assist a person in being civic minded to care more for others or even their country.
Emotional intelligence also links with better job performance. It allows an individuals to be more social beings and as is expected you can be altruistic as opposed to being selfish, sociable as opposed to anti-social and a team player.
Exactly, and being book smart will aid them with being functional in Belizewhich will open avenues for them becoming gainfully employed in their contribution to the country's overall development. (Diener, n.d.)
Very insightful. I believe that this is why we need children attending school as school will assist them with developing intelligence not only book smart but what is also considered street smart.