Rebecca Barer

I am an avid reader, and I devote most of my time to writing and cooking. I also enjoy spending time with friends and family and generally enjoying life.

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How to Navigate Your SAT Subject Tests

Another test to take?! SAT Subjects Tests can be confusing and daunting, but here's a breakdown to make them less scary.read more

7 Things to Do While Waiting for Your Admission Decisions

You thought the hardest part was applying to college, but it turns out it's waiting to hear to hear back!. Stay sane while you wait for your admission decisions with these seven activities.read more

Tips for Better Organization and Study Habits in High School

The best way to stay on top in high school is to stay organized. Here are some tips to improve your study environment and get ahead of the game.read more

How to Narrow Down Your College List

So many colleges, so little time to apply. Consider these tips to narrow down your choices and decide where you really want to go.read more

Not Sure What You "Want to Do" After High School? Start Here

Still trying to figure out what it is you want to be "when you grow up"? Check out this guide to help you get on the right track to your dreams.read more

My Experience With IB Exams

If you're in an IB program, you're probably nervous about the IB exam. Read about one of our student writer's experience with her IB tests.read more

Stress Management During College Application Season

Senior year is stressful, with standardized tests, college applications, extracurriculars, and general school work. Here are some ways to keep you calm through all of it.read more

Top SAT Do's and Don'ts

If you're preparing to take the SAT, here are a few things you should think about doing (and not doing) before taking the test.read more

Quick Tips for Navigating College Fairs

Before you head off to your first college fair, be sure to check out these quick tips to have the best possible experience!read more

How to Navigate College Search and Application Advice From Others

Everyone has advice for getting into college, but is it all great? Read on for a simple guide on how to get the best college advice.read more