Differences Between High School and College

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It is often said, that high school, prepares a student for college. For certain, a student is being prepared, but only for what the world has to offer, and that is making choices on what to pursue. Certainly, most people would concur with this statement. But, the fact to consider is, that high school does not prepare a student for the major difference in the challenge. One difference in the area of challenge is the work. In high school, students are not challenged with assignments. Generally, an assignment in high school does not require much depth. When it comes to homework in high school, students are not assigned homework often. As well, in high school, most instructors do not promote the proper grammar, punctuation or professionalism (Steele, Paragraph 2). Therefore, this leads to challenges for a student entering college out of a high school. In college, assignments must be more professionally presented, and proper grammar and punctuation are a requirement. Going through high school, students are marked easily, when in fact; the assignments do not have the proper gra...
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