The decision to leave high school is different for every person and we can’t always understand why someone chooses another path in life. With her experience growing up in a small town, Anne Marie shares some reasons that came to her mind.
High school proved to be difficult to Elaine, just like many others. The decision to leave high school to make money and pay bills felt like the right thing to do at the time.
Michelle didn’t let her learning disabilities slow her down. She knew that with the right support she’d be ready to take on the challenge of high school again.
Teachers made all the difference. “They want to see you succeed,” says Cameron. “They’re honestly there for you and they’re really good people.”
Hayley’s future is bright Taking that ‘first step’ paid off for Hayley. Through her own hard work and determination and
On the first day of Michelle’s journey to finish high school as an adult, she was overwhelmed with feelings about her past…
Staying focused in high school was a challenge for him, so he wasn’t sure what to expect returning as an adult.
Into the unknown On Hayley’s first day as a student at the Discovery Centre, she was nervous — how could
Michelle’s learning disabilities and emotional distress prevented her from finishing high school — creating struggles throughout her adult life.
Cameron couldn’t get the better-paying jobs he needed because he didn’t have his high school diploma.