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Why ballet dancer Sayaka Wakita chose education after making her debut at an overseas ballet company at the age of 17.

Sayaka Wakita (21 years old) is currently studying at Harvard University while traveling around the world as a professional ballet dancer. Last year alone, she traveled to eight countries for ballet performances, taking classes and submitting assignments and reports…

Wakita: “If you can’t get used to a school or are getting bullied, maybe it’s just that you don’t fit in. Personally, I couldn’t get used to Japanese elementary school either. There are great schools in the world that might suit you better, so be sure to look for them and keep an open perspective.”