Category: High school to college

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

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

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

12 Steps to Take if You Haven’t Saved Enough for College
College Savings

12 Steps to Take if You Haven’t Saved Enough for College

Tonya Holly Tonya Holly- June 24, 2020 0

This was our story... Spring break was over, and so was our son’s senior year...almost. We spent most of high school exploring careers; plotting a ... Read More

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

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

Nancy L. Wolf Nancy L. Wolf- June 17, 2020 0

An increasing number of high school in the U.S. are struggling with mental health challenges. And the numbers continue to rise as these high school ... Read More

How Families Are Celebrating Their High School Seniors
12th Graders

How Families Are Celebrating Their High School Seniors

Taayoo Murray Taayoo Murray- May 13, 2020 0

  COVID-19 has proven to be the ultimate disrupter; most evidenced in the education sector and the lives of graduating high school seniors. With the ... Read More

Colleges Are Considering These Options for Fall 2020
College Admissions

Colleges Are Considering These Options for Fall 2020

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- April 26, 2020 0

If we’ve learned one thing about COVID-19, it’s that we need to expect the unexpected. So much so, that as Siri says (repeatedly) when we’ve ... Read More

Leaning Toward Community College as a Result of COVID-19?  Here’s What You Should Know
12th Graders

Leaning Toward Community College as a Result of COVID-19? Here’s What You Should Know

Angie McCullagh Angie McCullagh- April 22, 2020 0

  Research has shown that many high school seniors who hadn’t considered attending a community college before COVID-19 emerged worldwide, will now add two-year schools ... Read More

Which College Majors May Be Influenced by the Pandemic?
High school to college

Which College Majors May Be Influenced by the Pandemic?

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- April 18, 2020 0

The long-term effects of COVID-19 on our society as a whole, and on our individual health, is still unknown. What we do know is that ... Read More

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