"...many parents [and teachers] throughout the years have simply "raised children" rather than intentionally going about the task of raising adults."

Focus on the Family

"…the education of youth should be watched with the most scrupulous attention. Education, in a great measure, forms the moral characters of men, and morals are the basis of government. …it is much easier to introduce and establish an effectual system for preserving morals, than to correct, by penal statutes, the ill effects of a bad system."

Noah Webster