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The Best Songs About Education 

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Updated March 7, 2020 462 votes 274 voters 29.6k views 22 items

We all enjoy learning new things, so why not rank the best songs about education for this list? Education songs come in many forms. Some of the best songs about education criticize the current school system, but other good education songs are about the good times had with friends in school. Many of these songs mention the word education in their titles and others reference school in their lyrics.

Pink Floyd's “Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2” is by far one of the best songs about education. They liken traditional teaching to “thought control” in this iconic song.

The Jackson 5 teach listeners about the ABCs and 123s of love on their hit, “ABC,” and Alice Cooper celebrates the end of the curriculum with his single, “School's Out.”Nada Surf gives a lesson on being cool with their 1996 tune, “Popular.” Pearl Jam also has several songs about education. Their tracks “Jeremy” and “Education” appear on this list of the top education songs.

Which song about education do you think is the best? Vote it up to No. 1 and share your thoughts in the comments section.
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Van Halen
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The Boomtown Rats
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Hall and Oates
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Nada Surf
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Pearl Jam
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The Coasters
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Gil Scott-Heron
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Nirvana
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Pearl Jam
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Third Eye Blind
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Apocalyptica, Dave Lombardo