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Many hands make light work: how to survive group assignments

groupwork

Some students love group work – but chances are those students aren’t the ones doing most of the work! Read on for how to deal with the common group work ‘types’ and find out which one you are. Credit: https://i.imgflip.com/kws7f.jpg   Category One: the genuine hard worker Profile: quiet, unassuming, and the first…

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Why Caitlyn Jenner’s Public Transition is So Important

Caitlyn Jenner. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.

Since it broke the internet faster than Kim Kardashian’s nude shoot, you may have heard by now about a new girl on the block named Caitlyn Jenner. Earlier this year, Caitlyn was known as Bruce Jenner, an Olympian and the ex husband of ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians’-fame Kris Jenner. Back…

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True or False? Period Myths Explained

pads, tampon and a calendar

Are you still a virgin if you use tampons? Is it possible to get pregnant before your first period? There’s so much information – and misinformation! – out there these days that it’s hard to know what’s true and what’s a myth. Here we crack five major period myths for you…

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When Friends Become Enemies

When Friends Become Enemies

An article from The High School Survival Guide You were friends for life. You knew each other inside and out, you made jokes, you stuck up for one another in arguments. All of a sudden, she’s turned on you, and you don’t know why. So what happens when friends become…

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Love Yourself: Love Someone Else

Chane at the lake

An article from The High School Survival Guide Every school has a girl like this. The one where she used to be your best friend. She was funny, spontaneous, secure in herself, and liked going out. And now she’s with a boyfriend and she’s a completely different person. She doesn’t…

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Letter to a Bully

Lucy

From the old HSSG website, March 19, 2012 11:10 pm Dear Bully, Your daily insult was actually something new today. I almost wanted to congratulate you on finally coming up with a creative taunt. A real nice change from hearing the same things from you, day after day. I want to…

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New website, new blog, new start!

Hey teens (and adults – you’re welcome here too!) We’ve finally got our new website set up, and with it, this blog! It’ll take a little while to get everything up and running, but eventually this will be your go-to place for High School Survival Guide news, articles, and gossip….

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