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College Admissions – EARLY DECISION College Applications  – You’ve Been Deferred– Now What?

College Admissions – EARLY DECISION College Applications – You’ve Been Deferred– Now What?

Greetings Seniors – Especially Early Decision Applicants. In Early Decision/Early Action I focused on understanding these college admissions options when submitting your college application and I also provided you with some thoughts on how to evaluate whether Early...
College Admissions :  Where’s the MONEY $$$ ?   SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES, Financial Aid, FAFSA  & CSS Profile

College Admissions : Where’s the MONEY $$$ ? SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES, Financial Aid, FAFSA & CSS Profile

Greetings Seniors and Families, About a month ago I wrote a piece to help you understand some of the mechanics of the FAFSA and CSS Profile- two forms that are typically required to apply for financial aid. Please click to view:   COLLEGE ADMISSIONS PLANNING- FAFSA,...
College Admissions Planning- AP Exams- Required? Which Ones? AP ExamScoring?

College Admissions Planning- AP Exams- Required? Which Ones? 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 2019-20,...
College Admissions Planning-  Summer Project: Coding is an Essential Skill – STEM, Business, Humanities & the Arts!

College Admissions Planning-  Summer Project: Coding is an Essential Skill – STEM, Business, Humanities & the Arts!

Greetings Students & Families!   As summer vacation is well underway,  I’m eager to hear about internship and volunteer experiences as my students journey to Costa Rica, China, Spain, Greece, England and Russia, further exploring their emerging fields of...
What Do Admissions Officers Look for in STEM Applicants?  STEM COLLEGE PLANNING

What Do Admissions Officers Look for in STEM Applicants? STEM COLLEGE PLANNING

Greetings, I hope you’ve had an opportunity to read my recent notes on    STEM College Advising – It’s Unique and for STEM, Business, Arts & Humanities Majors  where I’ve discussed at length some of the underlying high school course planning and...
STEM College Advising – It’s Unique and for STEM, Business, Arts & Humanities Majors

STEM College Advising – It’s Unique and for STEM, Business, Arts & Humanities Majors

Greetings Students & Families! A continued round of applause to all our seniors (2020) for their accomplishments and acceptances. Bravo!  My students had another amazing year with so many students enrolling at reach schools! Some of my STEM families will...