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Student Gap Year Options: What to Consider

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Maybe the academic year was too tough and you simply can’t stand it anymore. Maybe you’re not really sure what the actual reason of going to college is. Maybe your heart is longing to explore new places or know more about a particular area you’re interested in. Regardless the reason, it’s the right time to take the so-called student gap year.

While the majority of young people can’t stand the parental and peer pressure, and finally go to college straight away, those few who make sure to take the gap year get the best rewards. The point is that having some rest before college provides one with an opportunity to dive into two key issues: who you really are and the world you’re living in. Of course, if you take a break to watch TV shows and eat pizza on your sofa, what you’ll be given at the end is a year that’s a complete waste. However, with a little planning and some research, you can generate a perfect plan for a year that will be both – full of fun and useful experiences. Read the rest of this entry »