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The Benefits of Taking a Gap Year

Five benefits of taking a gap year that can help you mature academically and personally.

High School Years: A Year-By-Year High School Road Map

Love it or hate it, high school will have a huge impact on your future. So do it right. From freshman to senior, here’s how to make the most of some of the most important years of your life.

5 Things High School Juniors Can Do Now To Make Senior Year Easier

Five things you can do now to prepare for college applications and make your senior year much less stressful.

9 Reasons Why Class Participation is Better Than Getting Your Phone Taken Away

It’s easy to space out on social when you’re bored during a lecture, but participating in class can actually make it more fun. Here are nine reasons why class participation is better than getting your phone taken away.

5 Time Management Tips for Students in High School

Time Management Tips for Students By lwilliams Ah, high school! These four years can be truly exhilarating — and, not to mention, exhausting. Between all of the homework, extracurricular activities, and volunteer work, it’s surprising [...]

The 12 Stages of Senioritis

You finally made it to your senior year of high school. If you can't decide if you feel sad or happy, don't worry, that's a totally normal part of the 12 stages of senioritis.

College Culture Shock! A Guide to Moving Away to College

Moving away to college can lead to some serious culture shock. Here's what I learned when I moved from the West Coast to the South.