The time had come. My bachelor’s level had been newly in hand, and I decided to accept the job that is first had been offered ( it had been the Great Recession and driving a car of unemployment was very real). Thankfully, working with high school seniors as they navigated the college application process turned out to become a great fit for me! I discovered many things working at a high school (are you aware there is a software that calculates the likelihood you will get a snowfall day?!), and each fall was a lesson in just how difficult its to be a 12th grader.
Senior is tough year! You’re in your most difficult classes to date, you are taking on more and more duties, you’re hitting a milestone nearly every week…and then we ask you to college. 12th grade may never be simple, you can easily make it less hard. Though each pupil’s college process is unique, you will find a handful of behaviors/mind sets that I have experienced cause stress that is unnecessary and time again. Some call them the Four Horseman of the Appocalypse that is common by some I mean me personally), but they’ve been all avoidable knowing just how to recognize the signs!
Focusing too much on that which you can’t change.
Would you keep worrying all about that C you’ve got in freshman English? Are you regretting your decision to stop the track team? Many students spend their senior fall focusing Read more