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College Planning Calendar: June 2023
School’s out for the summer (almost)! Get ready for three months of sun and just a little college prep with our June College Planning Calendar.
Our Best Advice for Counselors and Consultants to Help Their Students
Even counselors and consultants need resources and guidance sometimes! Find all our best advice to better help your students in the college search here.
College Planning Calendar: May 2023
The school year is wrapping up soon! Help students get ready for test dates, graduation, summer, and more with our May College Planning Calendar.
College Planning Calendar: April 2023
Happy spring! Help your students get ready for standardized tests, the end of the admission process, and more with this month’s College Planning Calendar.
College Planning Calendar: March 2023
Stay on top of the college planning process with our monthly College Planning Calendar for counselors, students, and parents. Happy March planning!
College Planning Calendar: February 2023
Stay on top of the college planning process with our monthly College Planning Calendar for counselors, students, and parents. Happy February planning!
College Planning Calendar: January 2023
Stay on top of the college planning process with our monthly College Planning Calendar for counselors, students, and parents. Happy January planning!
College Planning Calendar: December 2022
Welcome to the last month of the year! Before we all go into holiday mode, there’s some planning to do for the end of semester and post–winter break.
College Planning Calendar: November 2022
November is National Scholarship Month, and there’s a lot to plan for in the coming weeks. Get started with a new edition of our College Planning Calendar.
College Planning Calendar: October 2022
October is upon us! That means FAFSA filing, spooky fun, and much more for high school students. Get ready for the month ahead with CollegeXpress!
College Planning Calendar: September 2022
A new academic year has officially begun! Start planning for all the exciting things ahead for your students with our September College Planning Calendar.
College Planning Calendar: August 2022
As we near another new academic year, it's time to determine a plan of action for you and your students. Use our August College Planning Calendar to get started.
College Planning Calendar: July 2022
Summertime means warm weather, vacations, and fun! But there are still some important dates and college prep steps to take. See what July has in store here.
College Planning Calendar: June 2022
Summer is here! Make sure your students are both relaxing and using their time wisely over their break with our June College Planning Calendar.
7 Important Times to Support Students During College Admission
As an independent educational consultant, your job is to help students with the college application process. Here are seven definite times to step in to assist.
Pandemic Problems: Resources to Share With Students
The pandemic hasn't been easy on counselors or students. Here's a comprehensive list of resources to combat the struggles you and your students are facing.
CollegeXpress: A Resource Your Students Can Rely On
CollegeXpress is a premier resource for the college and scholarship search process that your students should be using now. Here are the top reasons why!
Top 10 Ways You Can Help Your Students Stand Out to Colleges
Students need your support during the college search and admission process. Here are 10 ways counselors can help students stand out to schools they care about.
Counselor Q&A: Writing an Effective Letter of Recommendation
Marna Atkin of Atkin College Counseling answers questions about crafting persuasive letters of recommendation for your students.
4 Simple Ways to Multitask and Make Time for College Planning
High school counselors wear many hats. When there aren't enough hours in the day, how can you find extra time for college planning? We'll tell you!
10 Helpful Tips for Working With College-Bound LD Students
Working with students who have learning or physical differences can put you to the test as a school counselor. Here's how to help with college planning!
How Counselors Can Help Students Explore Majors and Careers
It can be hard for students to choose what academic field, and thus what job, to pursue. Here's how to help them figure out their major and career path.
The Role of College Counselors in Students' Application Essays
As a college counselor, you can foster the writing of brilliant essays by understanding their purpose, what makes them stand out, and how to edit without taking over.
7 Important Things to Assist Your Students With During Junior and Senior Year
Supporting students through academics and college admission is an important part of a counselor's job. Here are some areas to help them stay on track.
How to Help Your Students Polish Their Online Presence
College counselors can help their students use social media to become attractive candidates for admission.
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