Importance Of My Journey In Education

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In my previous experience with education, I have had the opportunity to become immersed in different types of academia. Every time I have transitioned into different instructional environments, the distinctions between teaching techniques, social interaction, etc. were extreme in my eyes; being the only thing I associated with changing schools. I believed that the change was unnecessary and I would perform optimally in my current situation. My parents’ decisions for my education challenged my beliefs and as a minor, I respected their decisions begrudgingly. Although I thought their choices were unkind as the time, through that exposure to diversification, I fully believe that I have acquired that ability to be receptive and open to new ideas, opinions and concepts.

As a young child, I started school through the public system in Concord, CA. From preschool to kindergarten, I made friends, behaved admirably, and completed all that was required of me. In addition to the lessons taught by my teacher, with the help of my mother, I read books and practiced math at home. I went
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I found that my journey in education would best answer the prompt as there have been many changes and challenges provided to me along the way. I also had the impression that using such a personal set of events would best show the raw, honest truth of the evolution of my character. My responses to these obstacles have evolved as I have grown through each one and in that time, I have had much practice in perfecting my reaction to change. My course of understanding is now so open, that presented with a debate I sometimes have difficulty deciding which view to commit to as I can see the logic in both sides. I feel that my capabilities would be best exercised in the honors program to further challenge myself and utilize my willingness to be presented with new ideas and
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