To bind his princes at his pleasure and teach his elders wisdom.
Moses wrote this song the same day and taught it to the Israelites.
2 Kings 12:2
Joash did right in the sight of the Lord all his days in which Jehoiada the priest instructed him.
And furthermore, because the Preacher was wise, he [Solomon] still taught the people knowledge; and he pondered and searched out and set in order many proverbs.
Behold, you have instructed many, and you have strengthened the weak hands.
What will you say [O Jerusalem] when He [the Lord] sets over you as head those [tyrannical foreign nations] whom you yourselves [at intervals] have taught to be lovers (allies) with you [instructing them, even your friends, to be head over you]? Will not pangs take hold of you like that of a woman in travail?
The scribes and Pharisees sit on Moses' seat [of authority].
My message shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the light rain upon the tender grass, and as the showers upon the herb.
Then will I teach transgressors Your ways, and sinners shall be converted and return to You.
She opens her mouth in skillful and godly Wisdom, and on her tongue is the law of kindness [giving counsel and instruction].
You are] a corrector of the foolish, a teacher of the childish, having in the Law the embodiment of knowledge and truth -- "
Well then, you who teach others, do you not teach yourself? While you teach against stealing, do you steal (take what does not really belong to you)?
My son, hear the instruction of your father; reject not nor forsake the teaching of your mother.
Teach me, and I will hold my peace; and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.
Yet hear the word of the Lord, O you women, and let your ears receive the word of His mouth; teach your daughters a lament, and each one [teach] her neighbor a dirge.
And he took the elders of the city and thorns of the wilderness and briers, and with them he taught the men of Succoth [a lesson].
And the king assigned for them a daily portion of his own rich and dainty food and of the wine which he drank. They were to be so educated and so nourished for three years that at the end of that time they might stand before the king.
In vain (fruitlessly and without profit) do they worship Me, ordering and teaching [to be obeyed] as doctrines the commandments and precepts of men.
1 Timothy 4:8
For physical training is of some value (useful for a little), but godliness (spiritual training) is useful and of value in everything and in every way, for it holds promise for the present life and also for the life which is to come.
1 Chronicles 15:22
Chenaniah, leader of the Levites in singing, was put in charge of carrying the ark and lifting up song. He instructed about these matters because he was skilled and able.
I will bless the Lord, Who has given me counsel; yes, my heart instructs me in the night seasons.