Differences Between High School And College

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The transition from high school to college is a process that can help students to improve themselves and be more independent. Therefore, they would know what they have to do to achieve their goals and learn how to deal with the time that they have. Similarly, international students, like the Brazilians, when they come to America to study, they have an opportunity to know how to deal with not only with the differences between educations given in Brazil and in the United States. In other words, this experience helps both types of students to be more prepared for the life that is waiting for them. One difference between high school and college is that usually in high school there are less students than in college. Having less students, is easier for teachers to notice those students who are having problems with their studies or those who are not attending the classes and go to them to talk about their problems; in contrast, when there are too many students, the professors do not go to each student that is having some problem with the course, usually, they wait for students to come to them and ask for help. Also, the professors usually do not care if you are attending his classes or just skipping them; however, they generally assume that even if students are not attending the classes, they know the subjects that are going to be on the tests. Therefore, when a student becomes a college student, he has to deal with his own responsibilities and know if he has to ask for help to his
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