Daily Archives: June 19, 2017

A student holds up a sign that says "Help!" He's wondering "is it okay to drop an extracurricular activity?"
Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley / Shutterstock.com Students often spread themselves thin, sometimes too thin. In addition to taking on heavy course loads—hey, just one AP course or 300-level is a lot of work!—many students work part-time jobs, play sports, maintain active memberships in clubs, volunteer, and study for standardized tests. […]

Why It’s Okay to Drop an Extracurricular Activity