11/27/2012 01:49 pm ET

High School Breakups: 5 Tips For Dealing Gracefully With A Split

A breakup is hard enough as is: you're heartbroken, confused, and hurt. On top of the angst you're already feeling, you have to face your friends, who are naturally curious about what went wrong. It's tough when it feel likes everyone is whispering about your personal life, but your classmates will soon move onto gossiping about another news item. Tweeting about your breakup or divulging embarrassing details about your ex will only fuel the fire. We asked the experts about how you should conduct yourself.

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