This is one of the best blog posts I have ever read. Should be required reading for all high school kids. Hope I remember where to find it when my own kids get to that age. Do your self a favour and check it out.
Libby Bray: Your Mileage May Vary
Love the part about sitting in the playground with your friends, on the merry-go-round, talking about life, liberty and love ...yeah, been there.
And if you're a school guidance counsellor, there's a take away message here that you really don't want to miss.
It almost makes me want to be 17 again....and that's not something I expected to hear myself say.