If there's anyone who knows about coming of age and experiencing life's most embarrassing instances during high school, it's Awkward's Jenna Hamilton.

In the pilot alone, she lost her virginity, received a letter essentially telling her to be better at life, and thanks to a bathroom mishap became known as "the girl who tried to commit suicide." But for every mortifying moment, there's a life lesson — and sometimes even a small victory — that follows.

Check out all the lessons to be learned from the MTV series in the gallery below.