Personal Narrative: My Educational Story

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My education story starts the same as most every person that went to public schools in the United States. I attended elementary, middle, and high school. For the most part, those time were uneventful. Of course from time to time I experienced little hiccups along the way. A subject that no matter how hard I tried I couldn’t quite understand, friends and even boyfriends that at the time I thought were more important. Little things. I was lucky and graduated high school with relatively good grades. It was after I finished high school and began my college journey that my educational story helped me develop into the person I am today.
Like many teenagers, I had applied for collages and was looking forward to the experiences collage would bring. I had been accepted the Bel-ray Institute in Denver, Colarodo. This is what I wanted to do. I was going to be a Veterinary technician. I wanted to care of animals. It was my dream and was what I eventually would do for many years. But the journey was not an easy one. A few weeks after graduation I found out my father had stage four lung cancer. He was given 6 months to live, so my dream of becoming a Vet tech was put on hold. I had to put my dad’s care above my dreams and that’s what I did and I have no regrets. During this
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There was so much to learn and such little time to learn it in. It took so much of my time. I had this cute little baby at home, but felt like I never got to see him. I was always studying or in school. My husband was my biggest supporter. He wiped my tears, listened, and encouraged me. He pushed me to not give up and to give it my best. And that is what I did. I graduated with an associate and began working on an orthopedic floor. I love it. But I want more. I personally do not feel like I am done with my education. So I enrolled at WGU. And that is where I plan on gaining my masters and hopefully one day being an inspiration for someone
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