Mid-term exams are looming! Most colleges and universities require mid-term grades to be posted for new students. I am fully cognizant of the host of plausible responses that come in response to students receiving the report of their first college grades.
You may hear things such as:
“What? How did that happen!?”
“A ‘C’ – I’ve never had less than a ‘B’ before…” — “This isn’t fair!
I studied really hard Dad…the professor is terrible!”
“Wow, I did a lot better than I thought!”
These responses are typical as students (and parents) address the stark reality that Continue reading “Mid-term is around the corner…”