High School Rules Essay

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Students spend four years in high school under disciplinary rules. Teachers, counselors, and parents control most aspects of their lives. They chase them around making sure their homework assignments are completed. Students do not learn how to set their own rules and make their own decisions. Some high school students are so used to a strict organized system rather than a lenient system. This can cause for uneasy transition into college. College is more about having your own responsibilities and freedom. Students have possession of their own time. With the right balance in college, it helps prepare an individual for adulthood.

In high school, Mondays through Fridays school starts and ends at the same time. From early in the morning until two or three hours past noon. Classes are predetermined and students are forced to learn all subjects. The amount of classes one has to take can range anywhere from five to six each day. In college, time management is all up to the student. If someone wants to take an early class, that is his or her choice. They can organize their schedule in anyway they want. They can take morning, afternoon, or night classes. Coming to class late or not attending class is up to the student. Teachers will not care, so the responsibility is on them. Students have the option of taking classes they are interested in. No counselor is there forcing them to take classes that will not be beneficial. They can either take one class or six classes. All classes

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