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COLLEGE ADMISSIONS PLANNING: COLLEGE APPLICATIONS- EARLY DECISION (ED) & EARLY ACTION (ED) – IS EARLY DECISION RIGHT FOR YOU?

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS PLANNING: COLLEGE APPLICATIONS- EARLY DECISION (ED) & EARLY ACTION (ED) – IS EARLY DECISION RIGHT FOR YOU?

Greetings Students and Families, In 2023 COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE RATES– IMPACT ON YOUR COLLEGE ADMISSIONS PLAN?, and College Acceptance Rates- Don’t Worry Plan Early, I discussed college acceptance rates and urged you to try to see past the aggregate data...
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 Planning- What to Know About Social Media

College Admissions Planning- What to Know About Social Media

ADMISSIONS TIP: Social Media: Yes They’re Watching You!  Well there’s no accounting for taste, but there most certainly is a need to have a taste for a good online filter.  Whether you’re applying to an undergraduate or graduate program or...
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...
College Applications & College Essays Part 1 of 3  Tips for Writing Your Amazing Common Application 2020-21 Core Essay

College Applications & College Essays Part 1 of 3 Tips for Writing Your Amazing Common Application 2020-21 Core Essay

Greetings High School Seniors ’21 and Families of all High School Students, In COLLEGE ADMISSIONS- COMMON APP 2020-21 ESSAY PROMPTS & NEW INFORMATION I discussed some of the new features of the Common App 2020-21, including the new COVID prompt and provided...
College Admissions Planning and College Applications- Are AP Exams and Scores- Required? Which Ones? Understanding AP ExamScoring?

College Admissions Planning and College Applications- Are AP Exams and Scores- Required? Which Ones? Understanding AP ExamScoring?

Greetings Students and Families AP Curriculum & Exams !!   Each spring a few weeks before AP exams begin, I provide updated helpful links and reminders about AP exam rubrics and preparation. If you’re a student taking an AP course during 2020-21, please...