How to rise above matric misfortune

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Poor matric results are not the end of the world – you still have plenty of options.
Poor matric results are not the end of the world – you still have plenty of options.
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Results are in, and while some of you may be celebrating, others will be in a state of panic or depression.

Failing your matric exams may seem like the end of the world right now, but it isn’t. You may feel devastated and be struggling to cope with this unexpected bump in the road, but recovery is possible.

Here are some of the many options available to you if your plans have gone off track.

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