TITLE

A Bit of Advice

AUTHOR(S)
Samuels, Dorry
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Teen Ink;Dec2006, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author presents pieces of advice for students on handling their impression of a school. She relates accompanying her brother and his friends on a visit to a similar school in Boston, Massachusetts which she toured before. They were turned off by the attitude of the guide. She points out that a staff member does not represent the entire school.
ACCESSION #
24265189

 

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