Do you agree or disagree with the following statement?
Teachers were more appreciated and valued by society in the past than they are nowadays.
Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
In the past, being a teacher is a dream career because it has lots of benefits. However, choosing a teacher as a job is a choice a few people want to make nowadays. Therefore, I agree that teachers were more appreciated and valued by society in the past than they are nowadays for the following reasons.
First, teachers used to have powers to teach students in their own ways. For example, in my parents' ages, their teachers will punish them in an appropriate way to let them learn lessons when they made mistakes. However, in my direction, teachers no longer can do that due to an abundant of regulations prevent them from punishing students. Moreover, without punishing, students seldom learn to listen to teachers, making parents concern about the efficient of teachers. In the past, teachers have more power and greater reputation.
Second, the birth rate keeps decreasing years by years. Without students, teachers become useless. By the supply more than demand, the pay for teachers starts to decrease, and the needs of them as well. Therefore, society is not as valued them as the past. For example, my favorite teacher who taught me in elementary school has retired few years ago. She told me that it is because there are little students but too many teachers nowadays. The school has to make her leave due to her age otherwise other young teachers would not have their seats in the office. It is totally unfair but none of us could change the decision by the school.
Last but not least, in the past, education is the only way to succeed. However, we define "success" in multiple ways nowadays. Take my cousin Jeff for instance. Jeff loves to paint when he is a high school student, and my aunt thought it is optimal that letting Jeff to choose whether he wants to go to school or not. As a result, Jeff takes three sick leaves a week during the last year in his high school. To my aunt, the success of Jeff is not only limited in learning from teachers or be educated as schools. Thus, the situation makes teachers' status lower nowadays than before.
As the reasons I mentioned above, I agree that teachers were more appreciated and valued by society in the past than they are nowadays.
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Grammar and spelling errors:
Line 3, column 139, Rule ID: IN_A_X_MANNER
Message: Consider replacing "in an appropriate way" with adverb for "appropriate"; eg, "in a hasty manner" with "hastily".
...s ages, their teachers will punish them in an appropriate way to let them learn lessons when they mad...
Transition Words or Phrases used:
but, first, however, moreover, second, so, therefore, thus, well, as to, for example, for instance, as a result
Attributes: Values AverageValues Percentages(Values/AverageValues)% => Comments
Performance on Part of Speech:
To be verbs : 16.0 15.1003584229 106% => OK
Auxiliary verbs: 4.0 9.8082437276 41% => OK
Conjunction : 10.0 13.8261648746 72% => OK
Relative clauses : 8.0 11.0286738351 73% => More relative clauses wanted.
Pronoun: 39.0 43.0788530466 91% => OK
Preposition: 55.0 52.1666666667 105% => OK
Nominalization: 5.0 8.0752688172 62% => OK
Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 1828.0 1977.66487455 92% => OK
No of words: 388.0 407.700716846 95% => OK
Chars per words: 4.71134020619 4.8611393121 97% => OK
Fourth root words length: 4.43821085614 4.48103885553 99% => OK
Word Length SD: 2.54058355076 2.67179642975 95% => OK
Unique words: 202.0 212.727598566 95% => More unique words wanted.
Unique words percentage: 0.520618556701 0.524837075471 99% => OK
syllable_count: 551.7 618.680645161 89% => OK
avg_syllables_per_word: 1.4 1.51630824373 92% => OK
A sentence (or a clause, phrase) starts by:
Pronoun: 7.0 9.59856630824 73% => OK
Article: 5.0 3.08781362007 162% => OK
Subordination: 2.0 3.51792114695 57% => OK
Conjunction: 2.0 1.86738351254 107% => OK
Preposition: 10.0 4.94265232975 202% => Less preposition wanted as sentence beginnings.
Performance on sentences:
How many sentences: 24.0 20.6003584229 117% => OK
Sentence length: 16.0 20.1344086022 79% => The Avg. Sentence Length is relatively short.
Sentence length SD: 33.0777703131 48.9658058833 68% => OK
Chars per sentence: 76.1666666667 100.406767564 76% => OK
Words per sentence: 16.1666666667 20.6045352989 78% => OK
Discourse Markers: 4.625 5.45110844103 85% => OK
Paragraphs: 5.0 4.53405017921 110% => OK
Language errors: 1.0 5.5376344086 18% => OK
Sentences with positive sentiment : 10.0 11.8709677419 84% => OK
Sentences with negative sentiment : 9.0 3.85842293907 233% => Less negative sentences wanted.
Sentences with neutral sentiment: 5.0 4.88709677419 102% => OK
What are sentences with positive/Negative/neutral sentiment?
Coherence and Cohesion:
Essay topic to essay body coherence: 0.255808188028 0.236089414692 108% => OK
Sentence topic coherence: 0.0832172418586 0.076458572812 109% => OK
Sentence topic coherence SD: 0.121672514109 0.0737576698707 165% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence: 0.220966098842 0.150856017488 146% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence SD: 0.170530615033 0.0645574589148 264% => More connections among paragraphs wanted.
automated_readability_index: 8.8 11.7677419355 75% => Automated_readability_index is low.
flesch_reading_ease: 72.16 58.1214874552 124% => OK
smog_index: 3.1 6.10430107527 51% => Smog_index is low.
flesch_kincaid_grade: 7.2 10.1575268817 71% => OK
coleman_liau_index: 9.74 10.9000537634 89% => OK
dale_chall_readability_score: 7.48 8.01818996416 93% => OK
difficult_words: 75.0 86.8835125448 86% => OK
linsear_write_formula: 7.5 10.002688172 75% => OK
gunning_fog: 8.4 10.0537634409 84% => OK
text_standard: 8.0 10.247311828 78% => OK
What are above readability scores?
Rates: 70.0 out of 100
Scores by essay e-grader: 21.0 Out of 30
Note: the e-grader does NOT examine the meaning of words and ideas. VIP users will receive further evaluations by advanced module of e-grader and human graders.