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I often tend to loose marks due to my overconfidence in academics.

Question: I am in 9th standard and I am a bright student. I often tend to loose marks due to my overconfidence in academics. How can I overcome this?

Dear Teentalker,

Thanks for reaching out. Many teenagers go through a period of time when they seem to think they are invincible. Overconfidence contributes to this, and learning one's limits or going through a reality check can be bad. Overconfidence in students can lead to disruptive behavior and reduced academic performance. When students think that they know everything, they tend to tune out lessons and lose attention, which in turn leads to poor performance. 

Check out these tips for your rescue:

1. Do not compare yourself with other students: Overco.....

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