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Top 8 College Topics to Discuss With Your Student Today

Your student will be off to college soon, but there are some things they should know now. Here are eight topics of conversation to cover before they leave home. read more

Freelance Writer and College Coach

5 Surprising Lessons to Help Get Through High School

High school isn't always easy, but you can make it way easier and more enjoyable for yourself by learning these valuable lessons before it's over. read more

Senior Assistant Editor, CollegeXpress

2 Important Things That High Schools Don't Teach You

There are a lot of lessons students have to learn the hard way. Hopefully this advice for your high school years can make your life a little easier! read more

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

College Reality Check: Learn This Long Before You Leave

College is a great time, but don't fool yourself into thinking it's going to be this perfect experience. Here's a reality check and advice you need to keep in mind. read more

Senior Assistant Editor & Counselor Communications Coordinator, CollegeXpress

Top 10 Lessons Learned in the Pandemic Admission Cycle

There's a lot we've learned about college admission from the pandemic. Here's a look at the top 10 lessons to carry with you from this application cycle. read more

Founder and President, College Bound Mentor

Lessons From Applying to College During a Pandemic

The pandemic altered college admission planning for many students across the country. Here's a look at what one student learned throughout the process in 2020. read more

Student; Creator, The Money Ed Podcast Series

Important Lessons You Learn in College to Take to the Real World

Transitioning from college to adult life can be difficult for most people. So know that you're not alone and take these lessons with you as a reminder that you can make life what you want it to be--because there's no one way to live your best life! read more

Freelance Writer

5 College Lessons Learned Outside the Classroom

There are no college classes for character and self-respect. Those things can only be learned with experience, like these five life lessons. read more

Freelance Writer