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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.
November is a pivotal time of year for high school seniors - and we’re not just talking turkey.
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.
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.
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
You should be thinking about college...
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The PSAT is more similar to the SAT than ever before, which makes it the perfect practice exam - learn how!
Discover your role on college moving day.
It’s important to find standardized test dates for the SAT and ACT that work for your schedule and sign up before the deadlines!
Setting expecations, boundaries and commitments in college.
No matter what your status: get ready to apply for college!
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.
Go beyond the typical campus tour! Arrange to do these things to get a better idea of campus life.
Start learning these skills now so you can practice for the remainder of your high school career.
Cost, location and admissions are only some of the factors you should consider in making the decision of what type of college will suit you best.
Now is the time to start thinking about how you’ll approach the essay prompts – it’s never too early to start thinking about college admissions!
When it comes to paying for college, public colleges often offer the most affordable tuition prices. Some states, however, offer better deals than others.
Unless you earned a perfect score on the ACT or SAT last time, you might benefit from a revamped and redesigned approach to test prep this year.