When I analyze myself as a student, I find that I have more strengths than weaknesses. However I know that letting my weaknesses take control make me a bad student. As a student I have many good qualities. I am a good student when I am focused and make good use of my time. Overcoming my weaknesses make me a better student.
I have learned to distinguish my strengths as a student. The most important thing is that I have a desire to improve with my studies. Also, I am very smart and have determination to reach my goals. The biggest example is the accomplishment of my dream of attending college. Another thing is that I acknowledge my mistakes and am willing to seek for help and change. To my advantage, I have found good sources of help in my parents and teachers. Besides these qualities of a good student, I also have enough time to study and also perform very good in several classes.
When analyzing myself, I realize that I have more strengths than weaknesses. My weaknesses make me a bad student. My biggest weakness is time management. Although I do not work, I waste a lot of time at my house. I tend to spend a lot of time on my computer, listening to music or watching TV. This causes me to loose lots of time and not do my school work. Another weakness is that sometimes I talk too much in class. It is a big issue because I pay less attention and am never focused. Even worse, I distract others and some teachers are annoyed by this. Sometimes I feel bad, but I try to talk less in class.
For me to become a better student, I need to change. I need to build on my strengths to overcome my weaknesses. I'm determined to change and am working towards that change. My first goal is making better use of my time. My strategy is developing an agenda. Keeping me on track and giving me time to study and waste less time. My second goal is talking less during class. It is a little difficult because being a Latino also means that by culture I tal...