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How do I balance schoolwork and preparing for college applications?

Hi everyone! I'm a high school junior and I'm finding it difficult to balance my schoolwork with preparing for college applications. Any tips on how to manage my time effectively so I can do well in both areas? Thanks for your help!

9 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're thinking about this early on. Time management is key when it comes to balancing schoolwork and preparing for college applications.

Firstly, consider creating a schedule that allocates specific times for studying, college research, and extracurricular activities. By having a clear plan, you'll be able to focus on each task more effectively.

Remember to break larger tasks into smaller, manageable chunks. For example, instead of trying to complete an entire college application in one sitting, focus on one section at a time.

Don't forget to give yourself breaks, too. Taking time to rest and recharge will actually help you be more productive in the long run.

Lastly, if you find that you're still struggling, don't hesitate to reach out to your school counselor or a teacher for guidance. They're there to help and can provide valuable advice on managing your time effectively. Good luck!

9 months ago

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