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Jordan Reeves

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What's one thing you wish you had learned in school?

Maybe it's not your traditional math, science, social studies, or arts and humanities class--maybe it's something different. If you could learn one lesson in school, what would it be?

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  • Nov 2 2011: How to live in the real world.
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      Nov 2 2011: This statement is so simple in structure yet complex in meaning.

      I often wondered in my first couple years of adulthood why I was encountering so many things I hadn't been taught in school. Somehow though we still learn them. I am of the belief they are left out because those lessons are meant to be taught in our twenties. Learning doesn't stop when you get your first diploma.

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