The Ambassador Program is Necessary Because People Must Depend on Other People

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When you were younger, did you ever get separated from your parent and not know what to do or whom to go to for assistance, and because you didn’t know what to do you just wandered aimlessly around? I know I have, and that’s what a lot of people who are lost like that do. In fact, that happens a lot here with new students. Yes, there are the peer helpers but that only gives the new student one guide for one day. And that guide doesn’t even show them their classes, they take them to the classes they have and then the new student, the very next day, is on their own to find their own way. But wouldn’t it be great if they knew someone, or multiple people who could help them on the spot, almost anytime during the school
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Their independence will be not only in finding their way around but also in knowing where to locate things and who people are. Now many people argue “they’re in middle school,” and “they’re older now,” meaning we have to be independent anyway. But even though we are older, that doesn’t mean we always know where things are or we always know what to do. That’s like saying a newborn can survive without caretaker. It’s as simple as this; newborns know very little about the world and how it works as to new students knowing very little about new schools and how they work. So regardless of maturity or age, people need to be dependent before they can be independent, and the ambassador program is a good form of that temporary dependence.
Another benefit of the ambassador program would be that it would allow new students to become comfortable and gain a form of confidence. It’s important for new student/staff to be comfortable because if they weren’t think of how difficult it would be for them to focus not only in class but just in general. And when students become comfortable and confident enough, that’s when they will be able to focus on things like work. But it’s often thought that being comfortable shouldn’t prioritize over classes and what matters is getting work done. But what most don’t realize is that it’s virtually impossible for people like us to focus on work if we feel out of place in our everyday environment. But this program would allow

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