Summer Programs for High School Students
High school to college

Summer Programs for High School Students

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- January 26, 2021 0

Summer programs for high school students offer opportunities ranging from local college classes to programs around the world. As college admissions grow increasingly competitive, both ... Read More

Mom Shares Lessons Learned From Son’s College Search
Costs

Mom Shares Lessons Learned From Son’s College Search

Road2College Road2College- January 23, 2021 0

We recently asked a member of our Paying for College 101 Facebook group to share her approach to finding the right college for her son, ... Read More

Big (and Not So Big) Changes Coming to a FAFSA Near You
Finance

Big (and Not So Big) Changes Coming to a FAFSA Near You

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- January 22, 2021 0

Whether you’re the type to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in a weekend or take it to your financial advisor, this ... Read More

Read This Before Your High School Senior Commits to a College
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Read This Before Your High School Senior Commits to a College

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- January 21, 2021 0

You might be losing sleep worrying about how to afford your child’s higher education. Here’s some timely advice if you have a high school senior ... Read More

Can You Find Ivy League Quality at Non-Ivy-League Schools?
College Search

Can You Find Ivy League Quality at Non-Ivy-League Schools?

Karen Sosnoski Karen Sosnoski- January 19, 2021 0

Along with my “my son, the doctor,” or “my daughter, the lawyer,” many American parents dream of boasting, “our kid, the Ivy Leaguer.” Harvard’s one ... Read More

What Is a Trade School?
Careers

What Is a Trade School?

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- January 15, 2021 0

A trade school, sometimes referred to as a vocational school, is an educational institution students attended in order to learn hands-on skills in a specific ... Read More

How to Handle an Academic Dismissal
College Life

How to Handle an Academic Dismissal

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- January 14, 2021 0

Academic Dismissal: Advice about this topic is something none of us want (or plan) to need.  But, things happen and there are many families who unfortunately ... Read More

Holistic Admissions: Your Child Is More Than Their Grades and Test Scores
College Admissions

Holistic Admissions: Your Child Is More Than Their Grades and Test Scores

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- January 12, 2021 0

What Are Holistic Admissions? Applying to college can be one of the most stressful times of your child’s life, and likely yours as well. From ... Read More

High School Classes to Teach Teens Life Skills
High school to college

High School Classes to Teach Teens Life Skills

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- January 8, 2021 0

High school is an important part of any teenager’s development. Outside of school, it’s a time when teens get their first feelings of independence, whether ... Read More

How Colleges Calculate Your High School GPA
College Admissions

How Colleges Calculate Your High School GPA

Maria Tzavidis Maria Tzavidis- January 7, 2021 0

The movement for colleges toward being test-optional has gained momentum over the last ten years. With COVID-19 changing this year’s high school experience, the trend ... Read More