Focus on Parents Articles
Once your student leaves for college, it can become one of the most challenging times as a parent.
You have two choices: the easy way or the hard way. Why not make things easier on yourself with these four steps?
You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?
Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.
Check out this summertime test prep you can do at the beach.
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.
While you can’t take the exams for them (yes, we know you’ve thought about it) you can help ease their exam anxieties in other ways.
Your grad is off to college - give them something that they can use during their journey.
Take advice with a grain of salt and be aware of these myths!
February and March are tense within the world of college admissions - for all involved parties.
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.
Applying to college is a stressful experience, and one with a wealth of conflicting information.
Why pay to apply? There are plenty of great colleges that have free applications!
Choosing a college or university is often a matter of exposure, luck and research.
Start learning these skills now so you can practice for the remainder of your high school career.
Make a long-term study plan that you can follow to prepare for the ACT/SAT.
Discover how technology can keep you together during the college years.
Discover your role on college moving day.
You know you can help – but how much is too much?
As a parent, you likely want to encourage your student to get the most out of their time, experiences and, of course, work towards success.