This video is a lady, Kim Kovac, who talks about balancing school, life and work. she gives many examples of how to do this. One of the examples she gives is "Don't procrastinate, do homework when it is assigned not the last day. She also talks about using your time most efficiently and not wasting anytime that could be used to do homework.***Kovac, Kim. “Student Jobs - Balancing School, Life and Work.” YouTube, YouTube, 11 July 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpfSwrKGc7k.
This is a video that has a young man who was previously a high school student with a job. He says " A part time job in high school is necessary for students." He goes on to explain why and he lists different reasons like, it makes a student more responsible. It makes students learn how to use their time to the maximum.***“Should All Students Have an After School Job? - Unsolicited Career Advice ep18.” YouTube, YouTube, 13 June 2016, www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZ3HIcjUAqg.
This info graph is showing many things about teenagers and jobs. One of the things it talks about is the change in what students want to be one examples is that less teens want to be scientists when they grow up. It includes a chart that ask students why they chose to be an engineer. it also shows the responses of several students on that same chart. ***Achievement, Junior. “Teens Careers.” Jacolorado.com, 13 Sept. 2013, www.jacolorado.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/TeensCareersinfographic2.png.
When you die as a billionaire who created one of the most influential companies in modern history, people automatically assume that you were pretty smart. And smarts mean good grades in school, right? This blog is about Steve Jobs the previous owner of apple until his death. it talks about how Steve was apple to run a company and still do school work because of his determination and mindset he had. ***Heath, Alex. “Steve Jobs's High School GPA Is Proof That Grades Aren't Everything.” Cult of Mac, The Atlantic, 27 July 2015, www.cultofmac.com/227074/steve-jobss-high-school-gpa-is-proof-that-grades-arent-everything/.
This website is recommending students with a lot of free time to get a job. It also talks about how students will learn to become responsible and become smarter with their decisions. This is because learning the skill of balancing school work and having a job at the same time is very hard and once students master it they become way more responsible. Students will also know how to manage their time more efficiently than before because they now have to take in consideration that they may have work soon. ***tours, Ecampus. “ECampusTours.com.” Benefits of Working a Part-Time Job in High School - ECampusTours, 3 Jan. 2014, www.ecampustours.com/for-students/career-exploration/building-your-resume/benefits-of-working-a-part-time-job-in-high-school#.WunRlS7wbIW.
Like many high school students, you may work part-time. Learn how to balance work and school. This website says that you need to plan ahead. The author says " think about how you will handle juggling your schoolwork. Talking to a counselor, teacher or parent about working can help you figure out how to balance these two activities." (college board) ***Board, College. “Big Future.” Balancing High School and Part-Time Work, 10 May 2016, bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-started/outside-the-classroom/balancing-high-school-and-part-time-work.