Tag: essay writing

Think Smarter: Never Use an Essay Service

Education Writer

Essay writing services can be tempting when college is overwhelming, but the repercussions far outweigh the benefits. Find out why they're simply a bad idea. read more

Now Is the Time to Start Your College Essay

President, Wow Writing Workshop

It's smart to start thinking about your college application essay as soon as possible because planning it can be harder than actually writing it. Here's some advice! read more

The Best Transfer Essay Advice From Admission Insiders

President, Wow Writing Workshop

Your transfer college application essay is just as important as it was the first time around. Learn how to write a winning essay with this expert advice. read more

Secrets to Writing Your College Application Essay

CollegeXpress Student Writer

The admission essay: the most daunting portion of the college application but the most important. Here are the secrets to writing your best college essay possible! read more

Writing Habits to Kick Before Going to College

Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Writing essays changes a little between high school and college. Get a step ahead of English 101 with these tips. read more

Writing an SAT Essay Worthy of a 12

Co-founder, Testive

Writing a "good" essay on the SAT is different from writing a good essay in your English class. Lucky for you, here is a guide to reach your optimum essay score. read more

We All Fall Down

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College Counselors

New Common Application essay prompts for fall 2013 feel fresh with possibility. But among parents and students, one topic is generating nervous discussion: recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. read more