Focus on Parents Articles
This year, take the time at the beginning of each month to evaluate what you can do to continue your focus on the college admissions process.
Check out these five simple things to get kids to think the c-word (college).
You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?
You've got 99 problems but tuition isn't one at these schools!
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.
Parents can be the best guide for students during their college search and decision process.
As a homeschooled student, your trek to college has taken you off the beaten path. But even if you don't have the "typical" credentials colleges are looking for, you can still ...
You need to focus more than ever before on your studies, which classes you choose to take and how much you devote to preparing for standardized testing and college research outside the classroom.
Find out more about the legacy factor in college admissions.
January is the start of a New Year <i>and</i> a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?
Once your student leaves for college, it can become one of the most challenging times as a parent.
As a parent, you can be a great asset to help them relieve stress during exam preparation.
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.
The iPad may become crucial to obtaining a college degree.
Why should you prepare for the PSAT? The primary reasons are simple – to potentially gain scholarships and to definitely gain practice for your college entrance exams.
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
Instead of going into debt, perhaps you should consider a work college.
The changes will take effect in 2016 – a year that many students will undoubtedly consider their lucky break.
Unlike when you were enrolling in school, the college admissions process is full of twists and turns these days. Students have to meet several different deadlines for various types of applications, ...
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.