I Am Afraid to Participate In Class

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    Unable To

    I have a fear of participating in class. First of, whenever I get the wrong answer, the class laugh at me. Second, if I raise my hand in class too often, I might be labeled as a teacher's pet. For the majority of the time, my hand is down. Sometimes, I try to raise my hand, but...
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2009

    Fear and Avoidance

    I want to be able to raise my hand and speak freely in class without a second thought. Especially since I am in a history class of 8 students including me, and everyone else talks and isn't afraid to give their opinions, while I feel like an outsider. It would be so nice to not...
    flyingintherain flyingintherain
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 20, 2009
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