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Advice for Parents of Children Who Don't Want to Go to College

by
President, EducatedQuest.com

I'm a second-generation college graduate and the first in my family to go to graduate school. However, I've never believed that college is for everybody. If your high school student does not want to go to college, your first reaction should not be to turn pale or cry. It should be to ask why. read more

March to Success: Options for College-Bound Students Interested in the Military

by
Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

When faced with the decision of what to do after high school, some of your students will likely consider joining the military in some capacity. And while military service can be a noble and selfless endeavor, to say the least, as a college counselor you should ensure that your students are fully aware of what life in the barracks will entail. read more