The Real High School Handbook: How to Survive, Thrive, and Prepare for What's Next

The Real High School Handbook: How to Survive, Thrive, and Prepare for What's Next

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by Susan Abel Lieberman
     
 

Getting through high school and deciding what will come next can be a confusing process for teenagers. Unfortunately, counselors and administrators are often too busy to give students the individual attention they need to get the most out of the experience.The Real High School Handbook empowers students with practical information and real-life stories - about

Overview


Getting through high school and deciding what will come next can be a confusing process for teenagers. Unfortunately, counselors and administrators are often too busy to give students the individual attention they need to get the most out of the experience.The Real High School Handbook empowers students with practical information and real-life stories - about courses, grades, testing, communicating with teachers, and postgraduation options - essential to making informed decisions about their high school careers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395797600
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
09/09/1997
Edition description:
None
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
686,319
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author


Susan Abel Lieberman is also the author of Super Summers and The Kid Fun Activity Book. She is a student mentor in Houston, Texas.

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The Real High School Handbook: How to Survive, Thrive, and Prepare for What's Next 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
TeensReadToo More than 1 year ago
THE REAL HIGH SCHOOL HANDBOOK is just that: a guide to everything that a teen going into high school needs to know to survive and thrive.

The topics that this book cover include but are not limited to: credits and requirements, grades, test taking: SATs and ACTs, special education, extracurricular activities, how to juggle homework and employment, allying to college, and organizations that you can call when you need help. There are also quotes from students who did well in high school and also a few who wish they had worked harder.

Susan Abel Lieberman is a student mentor and has also written a few other self-help books.

This is a really insightful book and could be very useful for a nervous high school student. THE REAL HIGH SCHOOL HANDBOOK might be very motivating for a struggling student who thinks that school is a waste of time. There are many reasons given why you should work really hard in high school so that you can have a brighter future.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I picked up this book thinking it would be an easy, quick read. I was wrong. It is very relateable, and tells you all of the ups and downs to high school. It teaches you the fundamentals of having friends, how to calculate your GPA, the positives of graduating, and a lot more useful information to know about yourself, parents, teachers, high school, college, and LIFE! I recommend this book to anyone almost starting high school, in the middle of it, or almost graduating... It will make high school go by a lot smoother!!!