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The Characteristics of Success In Teens

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What makes a teen student successful in an Early College program? Over the past twelve years, I have worked with hundreds of high school students who exhibit the kinds of characteristics and skills that lead to success. Some of these ambitious teens enroll in my program with these characteristics already well-developed, while other teens learn and hone them over time. …

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Las características del éxito en adolescentes

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¿Qué hace que un estudiante adolescente tenga éxito en un programa de Early College? Durante los últimos doce años, he trabajado con cientos de estudiantes adolescentes de la prepa que exhiben el tipo de características y habilidades que conducen al éxito. Algunos de estos adolescentes ambiciosos se inscriben en mi programa con estas características ya bien desarrolladas, mientras que otros …

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Top Reasons For Early College

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Three Key Benefits of Early College If you are a high school-aged teen, in my state of Kentucky or anywhere else in our country, you can likely benefit from the Early College path. If you’ve read through this website, you’ll recognize some of these benefits as almost universal.  At the Community College where I work in Kentucky, Early College students …

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Razones principales para Early College

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Tres beneficios clave de Early College Si eres un adolescente en edad de ir a la prepa, en mi estado de Kentucky o en cualquier otro lugar de nuestro país, es probable que puedas beneficiarte del camino de Early College. Si ha leído este sitio web, reconocerá que algunos de estos beneficios son casi universales. En el colegio donde trabajo …

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¿Soy lo suficientemente inteligente para ir a la universidad?

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Admitiendo mis miedos Nunca pensé que ir a la universidad fuera una posibilidad para mí. Soy latinx y estudiante de primera generación, fui a una escuela pública y tradicional de la prepa, simplemente no pensé que fuera lo suficientemente inteligente como para hacer algo más de que la prepa. Mis padres tenían mucho miedo de que yo fuera a la …

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Am I smart enough to go to college?

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Admitting My Fears I never thought that going to college was possible for me. I am a first generation Latinx student, I went to a traditional public high school, I just didn’t think I was smart enough to do anything beyond high school. My parents were really afraid of me going to college and getting into debt. They wanted more …