Wednesday, August 10
Social Studies – Deadlines & Procrastination
We all know the dread of a looming deadline. So why is that, despite the shrinking time frame, sometimes we'll do anything but the task at hand? Procrastination has been with us since ancient times and appears to be a part human nature. So are we doomed to keep putting off till tomorrow that which can be done today? Our Social Studies contributor Robin Abrahams joins us with her take. Robin also writes the Miss Conduct column and blog for The Boston Globe.
Robin recommends this essay about "structured procrastination"