Focus on Parents Articles
Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.
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.
You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.
Check out this summertime test prep you can do at the beach.
How to provide the support your child needs throughout the admissions process.
It really doesn't make sense that community colleges are often ignored in rankings, considering nearly half of America’s undergraduate students attend community colleges.
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.
Cover the basics of the college search process.
Academics are important, but they aren't everything!
You have two choices: the easy way or the hard way. Why not make things easier on yourself with these four steps?
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.
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 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.
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?
The pros of creating a "brag sheet" for your child.
What's your role during the college admissions season?
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.