Gap Year

Gap Year - At least one major United States university...

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At least one major United States university officially recommends that high school students take a year off -- a so-called gap year -- before starting college. The gap year idea is gaining popularity. Supporters say it helps students mature and focus on their goals. Detractors say taking a year off from school will get students off track and that many will never go to college if they don't go right away. Do you think taking a gap year is a good idea? Why or why not? Yes Get to see the world Take a break be4 u drop out Friend dropped out Figure out ur path in life Students, in general, eventually need a break from all the hours of endless pressure and study. Maybe the best way to do it is to take a year off from college. This method may certainly be unconventional and impractical, but it is actually proven to work. Some students work better under pressure, while many others tend to crack underneath it. A year off before college can help ease the transition for the ones who are reconsidering university all-together. A gap year is a very
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2010 for the course HUM 494949 taught by Professor Fleishcer during the Spring '10 term at NJIT.

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