Now it was apparent, darkness was necessary to gain more intelligence. Thus, you learn the role of dark beings is part of God's plan of progression.

Role of Dark Beings- Negative Entities| A Plan to Progress

In the pre-existence, you lived with God who is pure light.  You desired to emulate God.  To become more Godlike, you needed to gain more intelligence. This meant you had arrived at a point you desired to leave the “so-called classroom with God as your teacher” to venture out to participate in “a so-called on-the-job first-hand experience” to further your goal to increase intelligence. In order to fully understand light, you needed to experience darkness which you were not able to do in the presence of God who is pure light.  So, in order to further progress, you chose to leave God’s presence for a time.  To better understand the good and the positive you enjoyed while in God’s presence, you also needed to experience opposition, the bad and negativity.  Now it was apparent, darkness was necessary to gain more intelligence.  Thus, you learned the role of dark beings is part of God’s plan of progression.

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Opposition is necessary to understand and to appreciate good. This scripture reinforces an education of darkness leads to rewards of light. I believe God's power of light is used to eliminate "the difficult to endure" adjectives (emotions) in our bodies, minds, and spirits leaving us with increased light

Education of Darkness Leads to Rewards of Light

Opposition is part of the journey to understand and appreciate good.  I believe education of darkness leads to rewards of light.  The following words explain the importance of opposition in all things.

For it must needs be that there is an opposition in all things…righteousness could not be brought to pass, neither wickedness, neither holiness nor misery, neither good nor bad; wherefore, all things must needs be a compound in one. Wherefore, if it should be one body, it must needs remain as dead, having no life neither death, nor corruption nor incorruption, happiness nor misery, neither sense nor insensibility. Wherefore, it must needs have been created for a thing of naught; wherefore, there would have been no purpose in the end of its creation. Wherefore, this thing must needs destroy the wisdom of God and his eternal purposes, and also the power, and the mercy, and the justice of God.

2 Ne. 1:7

All things must needs be a compound in one. Opposition is necessary for progression to gain intelligence. You must experience opposition to fully understand it’s opposite. This is how an education of darkness leads to rewards of light.

Adjectives change to good – The education of darkness leads to rewards of light

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