And Obama announced yesterday that she was cutting short her European tour to return to the United States for the funeral of the former USA president George H.W. Bush on Wednesday.
Mrs Obama, 54, was visiting the school, which has many students from deprived homes, as part of a publicity tour for her bestselling memoir titled Becoming.
"Like me, Meghan probably never dreamt that she'd have a life like this, and the pressure you feel - from yourself and from others - can sometimes feel like a lot", she told Good Housekeeping magazine.
"It's not always enough to lean in because that s*** doesn't always work".
Predictably, the crowd lost it at the former First Lady's use of the s-bomb.
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Obama promptly apologized for her strong language.
"And all the fears and all the challenges that you face - you guys give me a sense of comfort because being the first lady wasn't the easiest job in the world but I got strength from your hope in what I could do for you". Alright, I'm back now. "But sometimes that stuff doesn't work".
"I think it's OK - it's good, even - to do that ..."
She said: "I had all this protocol buzzing in my head and I was like "don't trip down the stairs and don't touch anybody, whatever you do" and so the Queen says "just get in, sit wherever" and she's telling you one thing and you're remembering protocol and she says "Oh it's all rubbish, just get in".
Having heard Mrs Obama speak first time round, Winnie - now an inventor and chemistry graduate working with a materials firm - was compelled to return to EGA today to help out. Professionally, she had a successful career prior to moving into the White House, and as First Lady, she maintained her independent identity and worked to advance a number of important causes.
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I hope they don't watch it. "I can't imagine if you're a hater. you take the opposite view of the film. Mann) and wannabe dentist elf Hermey (Paul Soles).
Throw on top of that the constant media spotlight on her family, as well as rumours of a "rift" between her and Kate, which saw the palace respond with a statement this week. "I'm like, 'Duh.' Marriage is hard, you know". Marriage is "two independent individuals trying to come together to build a life, forever".
She also spoke of the importance of building support systems.
She told her rapt audience of 300 secondary school girls that her feelings of self-doubt had remained with her since childhood. Rather than listen to that awful advice, she found someone else to write her letter of recommendation.
"People are like, 'Why is she talking about marriage counseling [in the book]?'" she said.
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