Tag: high school students

Videos: Real Student Stories About Getting Accepted to College

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Making that final college decision can be one of the most difficult choices of your life so far. Here are some video stories from real students about why they decided to choose their college. read more

Video: How to Survive High School and Find Scholarships

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High school is a stressful time, and there's so much to get done. Here are a few tips to help you survive high school and a couple extra tips for finding scholarships. read more

Top High School Activities to Boost Your College Applications

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

You know that being involved in high school activities will boost your applications, but where do you start? Here are some of the top activities colleges love to see! read more

8 Advantages of Starting Your College Search Early

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

Senior year is a stressful time for most students. You can make it a little easier by starting your college search early in high school. Here are eight reasons why! read more

Early College: Not Your Average High School Experience

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you had the chance to start high school and college at the same time, would you take it? It's possible with Early College programs. One student describes her experience of graduating high school with both a diploma and an associate degree! read more

Building Communication Skills Through Summer Jobs

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Coproducer, Screenagers

Want to make sure your child breaks away from their phone this summer? A summer job will do just that, plus give them valuable communication skills. Here's how. read more

The Best Advice for Healthy Eating in High School

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Eating healthy isn't about losing weight. A healthy diet is just important to keep you...well, healthy! Here are some tips to help high school students stay on top of their nutrition. read more

How to Have a Productive (but Enjoyable) Spring Break

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Even if you're planning on just relaxing this April vacation, you can still find time to get things done. Here are some tips to have a fun and productive break! read more

How to Utilize Technology to Get Ahead of the Class

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Freelance Writer

Technology can be used inside and outside the classroom to help you succeed. Here's how you can get ahead and stay ahead with reputable online resources, helpful apps, and cloud access. read more

Quick Tips on Minimizing Your Frenzied Feelings This Finals Season

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

There is no avoiding the fact that you have to take finals. But a combination of studying, sleeping, and relaxing can make this test-taking season that much more tolerable read more