In part of my success in English and math, I made connections to the real world. It was hard trying to understand why I needed to learn such--what I thought at the time--vague subjects like English and math, so I questioned how vital could they be in the real w...
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... always question where is it exists in the real world, and sure enough, its omniscient. In math , just about every concept can be applied in the real world and this made learning about it easier, because I was reassured that I will use it again at some point in time or another in the real world, so I worked at it and never quit.
Through the connections I made in the real world, my own commitment and dedication, and personal inquiries of my teachers I have profoundly built up my skills in English and math. By dismissing my past prejudices, it became easier to except English and math in order to work at it and succeed, in addition to applying it to my life As a result I have made it to the top five percentile of my graduating class. Now I will no longer have to worry about being that one in four high school students underprepared in math, reading, English or science.
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