Compare and Contrast High School versus College

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It is a big step from high school to college. The goal of this paper is to help prepare you by sharing, from personal experience, what to expect in the transition. I will compare and contrast high school life and college life. Several changes include, difference between high school teachers and college professors, the workload requirements, and the overall responsibility requirements. In high school, the personnel seem to watch out for students almost like they are their own children. They guide them and correct them if necessary. Most teachers remind students of their responsibilities, help them set goals, prioritize and assign a very manageable amount of homework. In some high schools, students are required to learn the bare minimum to pass the test. Teachers approach students as if they believe they need assistance. They provide students with missed work if they are absent and often remind students to complete this work. In college, the instructors don’t always seem to know the students on the same personal level. The instructors have much higher expectations of the...
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