Penn Foster English Essay

655 Words Apr 13th, 2010 3 Pages
I. Introduction 1. Albert Einstein said, “Learning is not a product of schooling but the lifelong attempt to acquire it.” 2. Penn Foster is one route that helps motivated independent learners acquire the knowledge and certification they need. 3. Students' lives may change due to the decision to further their education. 4. I plan to use the following method balance work, family, and Penn Foster.

II. Step 1: Figure Out What Really Matters in Life 1. Spending introspective time thinking about my life is the first step to achieving a balanced life. 2. "I use an exercise for figuring out what matters most," Laura Berman Fortgang (a personal coach) tells WebMD. She has her clients take a couple days off
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Right now, everything else in my life I consider a “should” until school is finished.

IV. Step 3: Take Daily “Time-Outs” 1. The last step to ensure that I can balance my life is to take daily “time-outs.” 2. “Take a nap, a walk, or a mini-meditation break with a few minutes of silence. Maintain daily rituals, such as teatime, meditation, prayer, exercise.”(Womensnet) 3. By doing this, I can adapt myself to my new hectic schedule. 4. I will be able to maintain my energy throughout the day. 5. Keeping daily “time-outs” will ensure that I keep my sanity and they will give me something to look forward to throughout the day. V. Conclusion 1. Maintaining a balance between work, life, and Penn Foster can be accomplished using these three steps. 2. The first step is to figure out what really matters in life. 3. Then, I will create a must and should list. 4. After that, I will ensure I take “time-outs” to give myself a routine to look forward to during my day. 5. By doing these three steps, I can balance it all.

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