The summer has gone by in a flash and already time for school! Here are some tips from students (one from middle school and one from high school) when asked this question: “what advice would you give to a teen about how to have a successful school year?” This article was published in Psychology Today by Raychelle Cassada Lohmann MS, LPC.
From a 8th grader (middle school, male)
- Try your best.
- Don’t sleep in class.
- Don’t tick off the teacher.
- Get to class on time.
- Be nice to people.
From a 11th grader (high school, female)
- Keep a positive attitude throughout the year.
- Stay organized.
- Keep up with your work.
- Stay away from drama.
- Stay focused.
Read more about what they had to say in the article, “Five Back-to-School Tips for Teens.”