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Your Parents

I remember it like it was yesterday. I was wearing a new white tee-shirt and jeans. I didn’t want to be too over the top for the first day of my junior year of high school. My dad was…

Hard Work Beats Talent

Many high school locker rooms are decorated for the sports they serve. My tennis locker room is no exception.  Our decorations include tennis art in addition to a year round Christmas tree, a pinata named Paul, and an inspirational…

How to fit Personal Progress into school

With school, sometimes it is hard to juggle homework, sports, and everything else and still have some time to do Personal Progress. Well sometimes at school you are doing Personal Progress! Here are a few Personal Progress goals you are doing…

I Hope My Best Friend is Someone I Don’t See

Starting school has always been one of the most challenging things I do each year, because I usually have to find a new friend group. Growing up, my family moved around a ton. There were only a few years…

First day of school? We can do this!

A new school year means change. Whether you are going to junior high, high school, or college, adjusting can be exciting and a bit scary. To be honest, a new school year is always something I kind of dread.…

Fail your Way to Success

  School is a very important aspect of my life as it is for so many teenagers. I spend a lot of time studying and doing homework. I also pride myself with a top 2% ranking in my large…

Keeping Boredom at Bay

On Friday in my high school physics class it seemed like the bell would never ring.  The teacher had lectured for way too long and the class now had some down time.  I glanced around the room and encountered…