How do you fight an issue when part of the issue is perspective?
My friend is at a point in his career where he is wondering whether or not to gear his career towards administration. He asked me for advice, and the reality is that, I can’t give any. It’s such a personal question and depends so completely on personal interests and goals.
ain’t nobody gonna take you serious if you can’t talk no good American.
most importantly, believe in yourself. The students who fail my class fail on the very first day. They fail because they EXPECT to fail. They believe the course will be too difficult and it becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy.
I’ll doubtless spend the second sleepless night in a row contending with demons and the feelings that this has dredged up.
The problem with standardized testing is that it is intellectually lazy.
Most people that fail in classes fail before the class begins. They fail because they believe they will fail, and it becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy. Believe in yourself. You’re sitting in that class because you have the background and the intelligence to be successful. Believe in yourself. You can do it. And you know you can do it.