Focus on Parents Articles
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.
You know you can help – but how much is too much?
Your grad is off to college - give them something that they can use during their journey.
Check out this summertime test prep you can do at the beach.
Go beyond the typical campus tour! Arrange to do these things to get a better idea of campus life.
Spring is the perfect time for students to visit prospective colleges and universities.
Start learning these skills now so you can practice for the remainder of your high school career.
Help calm down any anxiety your parents may be experiencing about you being in college.
Since most colleges have schedules that differ from high schools, visiting on your spring break is a great tactic because you'll get to see the school while there's still life on campus.
You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?
February and March are tense within the world of college admissions - for all involved parties.
Take advice with a grain of salt and be aware of these myths!
Could YOU be next?
How to provide the support your child needs throughout the admissions process.
These steps can help you create your own personalized snapshot of schools you’re considering and whether or not you should continue to consider them at all.
By taking a few simple steps before the SAT, you can set your mind at ease and increase your chances of success.
By taking AP courses, you’re demonstrating to the college that you are able to handle a college level course while you’re still in high school.
Academics are important, but they aren't everything!
It’s important to find standardized test dates for the SAT and ACT that work for your schedule and sign up before the deadlines!
January is the start of a New Year and a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?