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From balancing your course load to forging relationships with classmates to extracurricular involvement, these are the tried and true methods to nail your career as a student.

Yisak Adego4 months ago
Life as a High Schooler
“Make sure you don’t get in trouble today!” my dad screamed before I ran out of the house. “Dad, I know! You tell me this everyday!” I screamed back. Every morning, my dad and I would part with those ...
The Effects of School
We always see the ads of the children in third world countries who don't get to school. These ads are supposed to show us that "school is a privilege" and that "others aren't fortunate enough to have ...
Anya Leigh4 months ago
Intelligence: In and Out of the Classroom
Teachers face an unending battle. Twenty students in a room, all learning and acting in mysterious ways. It is the teacher's war to gather their attention, hold it, and give a lesson compelling enough...
Lexi Comer4 months ago
Journey of a Nursing Student
So nursing, the profession of our decade right now. I chose this because, to be frank, I don't have a good reason—I just did. I didn't have an epiphany one morning and know that this is what I wanted ...
Drake Collins4 months ago
The Spirit of Wisdom (Part 1)
(This article is one part of a continuing series, prior reading of earlier entries is recommended for a complete picture of the arguments and points being made.) To really rework the education system ...
Drake Collins4 months ago
The Spirit of Wisdom
The world as we know it has drastically changed in the spans of just a few generations. In many ways the scope of the human dream has expanded radically, and in many ways it has shrunk. Technology is ...
Phoebe Kyle4 months ago
College Sucks and High School Doesn't Matter
College really sucks. Don't get me wrong. I have so much admiration in my heart for academia, school spirit, the connections, all of it; however, it can be a downer. I don't want anyone to read this and think "Wow, college is the worst." It is still an important and pivotal part of growing up and dancing into adulthood. As a college freshman, however, I've had a rude awakening. I guess I'd like to tell you about it as a way to vent, but I feel as if my tribulations could serve as a cautionary ta...
Emily Buckley5 months ago
I Can't Math
Basic addition is my strongest area when it comes to math. Give me equations like 87+29=__, and yes I can give you the correct answer without googling how to solve it. I'll still pull up a calculator ...
Jaden Bricker5 months ago
Making Bullies Cry
Growing up as a kid who wore glasses, wore sweater vests, was socially disfunctional and read comic books in the early 2000’s, it’s needless to say that I got picked on a lot. The teasing varied from ...
Iria Vasquez-Paez5 months ago
Different Learning Styles
Visual learning is about seeing stuff. As a clairvoyant, I get to see a lot of different things in my dreams, visions or seeing auras in general. Auditory learners like to listen to tape-recorded lect...
A Student's Guide to Being Stress Free
Stress that's caused from education and studying is often neglected by adults who underestimate the pressures that young people now go through. When I was younger, there was no one to give me advice o...
Brandi Payne5 months ago
The "No Child Left Behind" Law
Who came up with this law? Sometimes, a child should be held back a grade because of slow learning or having issues with learning. I know a girl who her mother wanted her to be held back, but the scho...
Nicole Moneghan5 months ago
Five Perks of Being a College Athlete
In this article, I'll introduce a little about myself, as well as the main purpose of this article which is 5 things you will only understand if you are a college student athlete. I, myself am a swimm...
Trai Greer5 months ago
Realization
From birth, we have things instilled in us. These are ideas, concepts, and beliefs that we've had since we can remember. Because they were instilled in us, we never had any contradicting thoughts towa...
Erin Catriona5 months ago
Why I Am an Education Pusher
They say knowledge is power. I couldn't agree more. I am 16, I've just done my GCSEs (UK exams taken by students at the end of their final year of secondary), I came out with good results 7s, 8s, 9s (...
Journey Scribe5 months ago
"I Hate School!" Our Kids' Cry for Change
How many times have you had to drag your kids to school, convince them today will be better, or yell at them to get their homework done before they play? Were you like that as a kid? Why do you think ...
Alex Mapplethorpe5 months ago
Architecture School: What You Should Know... In Advance
Starting at architecture school is quite an otherworldly experience. You happen to study interesting projects, develop a wide range of skills, and grow as a creative professional. Nevertheless, it can...
I Recommend NOT Being Disabled If You Want to Be Treated Fairly in Class
Let's state the obvious for a moment: school is hard enough for students to endure. Whether it’s because of homework, extracurricular activities, or other kids just being stupid kids, school becomes a...