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Virtual College Fairs- Tips for Attendance

Virtual College Fairs- Tips for Attendance

Greetings Students and Families! Fall is College Fair season! And yet, we are dealing with the absence of college fairs and instead exploring life on college campuses through some fairly robust virtual campus tours. I hope you are open -minded about this option and I...
COLLEGE APPLICATIONS 2020-21 – TEST OPTIONAL? SAT VS ACT- WHAT’S REQUIRED? RETEST? SEND SCORE? UNDERSTANDING TEST OPTIONAL POLICIES COMMON APP 2020-21

COLLEGE APPLICATIONS 2020-21 – TEST OPTIONAL? SAT VS ACT- WHAT’S REQUIRED? RETEST? SEND SCORE? UNDERSTANDING TEST OPTIONAL POLICIES COMMON APP 2020-21

Greetings Students & Families! It’s hard to accept but Thanksgiving is just around the corner and the excitement of a new school year! may be wearing off as the nature of online learning and our pandemic lingers  Some students are already back in school. Others...
College Essays  -Common Application 2020-21 – COVID and  Anything Else Prompts

College Essays -Common Application 2020-21 – COVID and Anything Else Prompts

Greetings Students and Families, Whether you’re back-to-school in the classroom, at -home or in a hybrid model, your first quarter is behind you and it’s important that you embrace the year ,– staying focused on your goals- learning, discovering and being...
COLLEGE APPLICATIONS – TEACHER RECOMMENDATIONS, HS TRANSCRIPTS & TEST SCORES

COLLEGE APPLICATIONS – TEACHER RECOMMENDATIONS, HS TRANSCRIPTS & TEST SCORES

Greetings Students and Families, With  the 2020-21 Common Application and College Application process in full swing, you may also know by now that there are three required additional or EXTERNAL components to your college application.  Teacher and Guidance Counselor...
College Admissions Acceptance Rates– What to Ignore!  Common App 2020-21

College Admissions Acceptance Rates– What to Ignore! Common App 2020-21

ADMISSIONS TIP:  Acceptance Rates: Don’t Obsess Over Them! My recent blog: 2024 Acceptance Rates: Myths to Understand  shared some important information to hopefully clarify why you should NOT be concerned or focused on these data. For the curious, the blog...
College Admissions – Character Matters? Who Are You – Discovery Throughout High School – Easier College Applications

College Admissions – Character Matters? Who Are You – Discovery Throughout High School – Easier College Applications

Greetings Students and Families!    Congratulations- you’ve reached another educational milestone beginning the 2020-21 academic year and under extraordinary circumstances. I know you are all poised and eager to continue discovering through a...