Moral Education helps in cultivating the practical application of morals and principles. Morals are something which need to be inculcated rather than being taught.
Moral Education helps do that. It inculcates morals in individuals. By the help of it, one learns the right way of conduct. It is like a programming language which when learnt properly enables you to develop efficient programs to fulfill the needs of the users or your own.
It comprises of stories which correspond to real life situations and contrasting these stories with real-life situations helps one take the right direction.