Category: High school to college

Advice For College Freshmen, Adjusting Takes Time
High school to college

Advice For College Freshmen, Adjusting Takes Time

Road2College Road2College- August 5, 2019 0

Thinking back to a time when I had  just returned from a fabulous mother/daughter sorority weekend with my daughter at her college.    I was ... Read More

10 Talks To Have With Your Child As They Transition To College
High school to college

10 Talks To Have With Your Child As They Transition To College

Road2College Road2College- August 4, 2019 0

Self-doubt and insecurity are normal experiences but newly minted high school graduates seem to lack confidence in both themselves and their ability to succeed.  I ... Read More

How To Apply To College: A Mother’s Advice
High school to college

How To Apply To College: A Mother’s Advice

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

Being a mother with a child going through the college process is a little like childbirth — while it’s happening it’s soo painful, but when it’s over ... Read More

College Move-In Day: What Parents Need to Know
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College Move-In Day: What Parents Need to Know

Road2College Road2College- July 16, 2019 0

    Let’s talk College Move-In Day… At the beginning of each school year, hundreds of thousands of college students descend upon cities and towns ... Read More

The Decline of Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It
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The Decline of Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It

Road2College Road2College- June 17, 2019 0

An increasing number of high school and college students in the U.S. are struggling with mental health challenges.   The media is filled with articles about ... Read More

3 Tips for Helping Your College Student Move for the First Time
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3 Tips for Helping Your College Student Move for the First Time

Debbie Schwartz Debbie Schwartz- April 29, 2019 0

For many young people, their first moving experience occurs when they leave for college. Lots of schools require that incoming freshmen live in the dorms. ... Read More

What to Do When You’ve Been Rejected from Your Dream School
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What to Do When You’ve Been Rejected from Your Dream School

Road2College Road2College- April 10, 2019 0

The college application process is something that we only have to go through once…if we are lucky. It can be exhausting, defeating, and upsetting. However, ... Read More

What I Have In Common With Lori Loughlin & Felicity Huffman
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What I Have In Common With Lori Loughlin & Felicity Huffman

Road2College Road2College- March 19, 2019 0

For the last three consecutive years, it’s essentially been my full time job to help get my oldest four kids accepted into the best colleges ... Read More

Why Taking a Gap Year Could Be A Senior’s Best Next Decision
High school to college

Why Taking a Gap Year Could Be A Senior’s Best Next Decision

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- December 18, 2018 0

  ...Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. ~from “The ... Read More

Yes, Average Students Do Succeed in College
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Yes, Average Students Do Succeed in College

Road2College Road2College- November 5, 2018 0

“Average Students Do Succeed in College” is a rarely seen, though quite accurate, headline.   In the midst of college admission mania and the hype ... Read More