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How do I balance my schoolwork and extracurriculars during the college application process?

Hi everyone, I'm a junior and I'm already feeling the pressure of balancing my schoolwork, extracurriculars, and the college application process. How did you manage everything during your senior year without getting too overwhelmed? Any tips or strategies for staying organized and on top of everything would be super helpful!

9 months ago

Hi there! I understand that balancing schoolwork, extracurriculars, and the college application process can be quite challenging, but don't worry - you're not alone in this journey! My child faced a similar situation during their senior year, and we found some strategies that worked well for them. First, create a schedule or use a planner to track all your activities, assignments, and deadlines. This will help you stay organized and ensure you don't miss anything important. Second, prioritize your tasks and set realistic goals each week. Focus on what's most important and break larger tasks into smaller, more manageable steps. Third, don't be afraid to ask for help from teachers, friends, or family members. They can provide support and guidance when you need it the most. Finally, make sure to set aside time for self-care. It's essential to take breaks, exercise, and get enough sleep to stay healthy and focused. Remember, it's all about finding the right balance and staying consistent. Best of luck to you!

9 months ago

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