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College Readiness Checklist for Parents

College Readiness Checklist for Parents

Article written by By Jeff Livingston As May begins, high school seniors are enjoying their final weeks in school before graduation. In just a few months, they will be stepping onto college campuses for the first time and entering a new chapter. Twenty-five percent of...

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Juniors: Dare to be Different

Juniors: Dare to be Different

As I finished my 2021 application season I thought... if I could give every family only one piece of advice about college admission and the college application process, what would that be? So here's my advice. Ready? Be different. Be different from the beginning....

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When and How to Praise Your Teen

When and How to Praise Your Teen

Parenting adolescents is frequently a delicate balancing act – don’t be too strict, nor too lenient; be involved, but not overinvolved; encourage your teen to participate in activities, but don’t over-schedule them; monitor their activities, but don’t snoop. We have...

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Understanding Test Anxiety

Understanding Test Anxiety

You've done all of your homework and studied hard, and you think you have a grip on the material. But then the day of the test comes. Suddenly, you blank out, freeze up, zone out, or feel so nervous that you can't get it together to respond to those questions you knew...

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Is Your Student College-Ready?

Is Your Student College-Ready?

One of the biggest adjustments for new college students is the newfound freedom. College students have an increase in personal responsibility and a lot less external structure. There are no set study times, no required meal times, no one to tell them when to sleep or...

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Parent Action: Sophomore Year

Parent Action: Sophomore Year

As your child settles into the high school experience, it’s a great time for them to take on new challenges. It’s also not too early to explore colleges, college majors, and career goals. Use the list below to make 10th grade count. Fall Make sure your child meets...

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