Back to school: it’s still the best way to turn over a new page

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Back to school: it’s still the best way to turn over a new page

Why you still need to go to school, and how to survive it once you’re there

Nikki Bush

Back-to-school is looming. For some young people it’s an exciting prospect, for others it’s a yawn, and for many (even those who don’t admit it) it brings on a hefty dose of anxiety. What is it for you? Are you anxious or do you think that school is just a waste of time, something you just have to do but don’t really want to do? So here’s the thing:

Why you still need to go to school

 The “system” still requires you to go through a formal schooling experience to get a matric in order to provide access to something that will finally interest you. That is not going to change for quite a while. However, instead of seeing school as a punishment, you need to see it as something that is on your way, not in your way. ..

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