Focus on Parents Articles
As a high school junior, you've got a lot going on - and even more ahead.
There are no if’s and’s or but’s about it – college is downright expensive!
Take a look at what’s changing on the exam so you can be better prepared.
Where can you find these discounted tuition prices? Apparently, the higher the acceptance rate, the better the odds of obtaining these tuition price deals.
You've got 99 problems but tuition isn't one at these schools!
When it comes to paying for college, public colleges often offer the most affordable tuition prices. Some states, however, offer better deals than others.
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!
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.
It’s important to find standardized test dates for the SAT and ACT that work for your schedule and sign up before the deadlines!
There are things parents can do to help high schoolers and soon-to-be-college students prepare for their next phase in life.
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.
The pros of creating a "brag sheet" for your child.
Setting expecations, boundaries and commitments in college.
You have two choices: the easy way or the hard way. Why not make things easier on yourself with these four steps?
You know you can help – but how much is too much?
Encourage your student to keep next semester in mind with this June checklist.
You should be thinking about college...
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.
You should undoubtedly clean up your social media presence, but how much do colleges really look at your posts?
Take advice with a grain of salt and be aware of these myths!