Tag: college preparation

You Got Accepted to Your #1 College! Now What?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

You (finally) got into your dream college. Now what? Here's a to-do list to tackle after you enroll at your future college or university. read more

Should You Be Thinking About College in Middle School?

Vice President of Programs, Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

Short answer: yes. Here's why. read more

Your Goals, Your Life, Your Gap Year

Vice Presidents, The Center for Interim Programs

What is a "gap year"? Fundamentally, it's a rite of passage into adulthood, a chance to explore the world while considering "Who am I?" "What's important to me?" and "What do I want to do with my life?" read more

Private School and Your Child's Future

Senior Editor, Porter Sargent Handbooks

With well over 25,000 programs in operation nationwide, nonpublic schools are an option for parents across the country. The sheer variety of schools can enable families to find the best educational match for students' talents and interests. read more

How do you help students for whom college seems too expensive?


Education! It is important to educate students and parents that they can't afford not to go to college. read more