7 THINGS TO DO THE SUMMER BEFORE SENIOR YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL

7 THINGS TO DO THE SUMMER BEFORE SENIOR YEAR OF HIGH SCHOOL

Parents! Have your child do these 7 things over the summer and you and your child will have an enjoyable senior year.

>>The last year of high school is extremely busy and goes by super fast.

>>This to do list seems like a lot of work while on summer break, but believe me you and your child will be glad it's finished before school starts.

>>Again the more your child can get done this summer the more enjoyable senior year of high school will be for the entire family.

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Save Time Applying to College with The Common Application

Save Time Applying to College with The Common Application

Completing college applications is complex and takes time. Most students are applying to multiple colleges resulting in multiple applications with the same information. The Common Application eliminates all of this and saves time. Learn more about The Common Application and how it works. See how you can save time with The Common Application before deciding how you will apply to college.

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One Way to Help Decide on What College to Attend

One Way to Help Decide on What College to Attend

One way to help decide on what college to attend is through campus visits. Attending a campus visit can help you and your student have an idea of what life would be like on-campus. Campus visits are a great way to learn more about the professors, classes offered, students and the over all atmosphere on-campus. Read about my embarrassing campus visit story. Also learn the difference between a campus visit and a college preview day. Lastly, find out the best time to visit a college campus.

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Should Having Anxiety About Standardized Tests Prevent College Admission?

Should Having Anxiety About Standardized Tests Prevent College Admission?

Colleges use the ACT and SAT to gauge how well a student is prepared for college-level academics, although not all colleges require these standardized tests as an admission requirement. This can be very freeing to someone who deals with test anxiety. It is very normal to have some anxiety before taking such an important test, however to some it can be more than a “little anxiety”. Find out how many colleges are making standardized tests optional and learn helpful strategies to reduce test anxiety.

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