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Balancing school work and college applications?

Hi, fellow juniors! I'm already feeling overwhelmed with school work, and I'm worried about how I'll manage my time when it comes to applying for colleges. How did you all find a balance between school and the college application process? Any tips would be amazing. Thank you!

10 months ago

Hi there! It's totally normal to feel overwhelmed with school work and the college application process. The key to finding a balance is to stay organized and prioritize your tasks. Break down your college applications into smaller tasks, such as brainstorming essay topics, completing sections of the application, and asking for letters of recommendation. Create a timeline for each task, and stick to it. Treat your college application as an important project that you need to work on regularly, just like your school work. Make sure to allocate specific time for each task in your daily or weekly schedule. It's also important to take breaks and engage in activities that help you relax and recharge. Remember, it's okay to ask for help from your teachers, counselors, or peers. They can provide guidance, review your essays, or simply give you emotional support. Stay positive and focused, and you'll find a balance that works for you. Good luck!

10 months ago

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