In her final year of school, Ruby Leonard is trying to keep everyone around her happy: parents, teachers, coaches, friends, and her body that wants some sleep. Like many teenagers, Ruby struggles with juggling school work, co-curricular activities, friends and sleep. Credit: Wolter Peeters. There are a lot of expectations and roles one's expected to play that often clash and so, for me, those different roles are my beams and I'm trying to find the balance. At a different school on the other side of town, 16 year old Chrisanthea Chrysanthou is also under pressure. This pressure to live up to everyone's expectations is the biggest challenge facing teenage girls today, according to US expert Lisa Damour.
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Preparing for College - The Gifted Teen. In our second year of "high school" we have found that homeschooling for high school isn't the daunting task we thought it would be. Our third year of "high school" has pretty much become auto pilot for my student but yet a new learning curve for me. As I explore what it means to be a guidance counselor, I'll update these pages with what I find. As always, on these pages you will find the things I am learning about homeschooling a gifted teen. This symbol appears on some of our pages. It indicates contributions made to this site by friends and visitors to this site..
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I try not to discuss finances or other grown-up stuff with the kids. But my ex is furious at me for leaving, and tells them horrible lies about me all the time. I worry he'll turn them against me, but I don't want to stick them in the middle by fighting back.