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Question: What part should my parents play in my college application? Parental involvement in the college admissions process varies from family to family, and is sometimes a point of conflict. At ...
Once your student leaves for college, it can become one of the most challenging times as a parent.
You envision a college degree as part of your child's future. So choosing a college where they're comfortable, happy and can be successful is important. But you're also curious if that ...
Find out how to involve your parents in the college planning process.
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).
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.
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.
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.
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 ...
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?
Find out more about the legacy factor in college admissions.
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.
Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.
Instead of going into debt, perhaps you should consider a work college.
Where can you find these discounted tuition prices? Apparently, the higher the acceptance rate, the better the odds of obtaining these tuition price deals.
As a parent, you can be a great asset to help them relieve stress during exam preparation.
Discover your role on college moving day.
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.