Many young people in South Africa think that if you fail matric your life is over. With the 2017 matric results having been recently published, some matriculants who didn’t pass might think it’s the end of the road.
Well, I have good news for you it’s not the end of the world and you can still achieve whatever dream you desire in life. You are still young and you should use this opportunity to look back and see where you went wrong.
Acknowledge all the mistakes you made and use that to your advantage going forward. You also need to remember that you are not alone, there are many young people in your situation. A lot of successful people who have made it in life have also been through such challenges.
Failing Matric is not the end of the world
The best thing to do after realizing that you have failed matric is to think about what you can do to improve your results. Find a recognized institution that will assist you to upgrade the subjects that you failed. The Government offers a second chance program for learners who were not able to pass matric, call 0800 202 933.
Remember that you are still young, you are not alone and you are not the first one to fail matric. The smartest thing to do is to keep your head up and plan ahead for your future. Have the right attitude Keep working on yourself, nurture your career.