Tag: high school students

How Does a High School's National Ranking Affect College Admission?


Students often wonder if their high school's ranking in the country affects their college admission. Here's the answer! read more

Shoutouts for National School Counseling Week 2021


School counselors have been there every step of the way during this roller coaster of a year. Check out why students are appreciative of all their hard work! read more

The Most Important Thing to Do in Remote Learning

Independent Educational Consultant and Partner, College Connectors

There's one simple thing you can do during remote learning to set yourself up for success: turn your camera on! Read on to see why it's so important. read more

Video: Tips for Taking College-Level Courses in High School


Taking college-level courses in high school is a great way to challenge yourself and impress colleges. Student vlogger Wendy has some tips to help you get started! read more

Need a High School Internship? Here's Where to Look

Site Editor, TechTarget

You may have heard about students getting internships in high school, but do you know where to find one? Here are some of the best places to look! read more

Video: How to Survive High School and Find Scholarships


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

Top High School Activities to Boost College Applications

Freelance Writer

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

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

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

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