#3: Should my teen take SAT Subject Test?

#3: Should my teen take SAT Subject Test?

During a recent talk with parents of 11th graders, a question was asked about the SAT Subject Test. The parent asked verbatim: What is a subject test? That question reminded me to not take for granted that every parent is familiar with all the varied tests for college...
#2: Top 5 tips for a Stress-free Campus Visit

#2: Top 5 tips for a Stress-free Campus Visit

Many families who take their teen on campus visits, usually visit several colleges at once to make the most of their time away. While it may save time to do these marathon visits, seeing several colleges in a 3-5 day time span can be draining. (Been there, done that!)...
#1: How to help your Teen Write Better

#1: How to help your Teen Write Better

When it comes to the college admissions process, writing is a very important skill to have. When your teen is applying to college they will submit essays, personal statements, and writing samples. There are essays for admissions as well as essays for scholarships....
3 Hot Tips for Common App w/ Juicy Inside!

3 Hot Tips for Common App w/ Juicy Inside!

You have likely heard about the Common Application and have some questions about what it means for your college bound teen. As a general overview, the Common Application officially started in the 70s. The system we know today, however, wasn’t really defined until...