Tag: parent advice

How Parents and Teachers Can Help Combat Senioritis

Academic Dean, University of Phoenix College of Education

Worried your student might come down with senioritis this spring? Check out these tips on how to help them stay on top in their last months of high school. read more

How to Help a Reluctant Student With College Plans

Freelance Writer

High school is when college conversations begin in earnest, but sometimes students don't readily engage. Here's how parents can help get the ball rolling. read more

The Hidden Trapdoors of Putting Your Kids Through College

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Society for Financial Awareness

You're likely well aware of the cost of tuition and room and board for your child's college education. But it's important to be aware of the additional costs you might not have anticipated. read more

What to Discuss With Your Kids Before They Study Abroad

English Tutor, TutorNerds

Study abroad is a great way for your kids to see the world while earning college credit, but sending them half-way around the globe can be nerve-wracking. Read on for some tips to help quell your separation anxiety. read more

6 Qualities of a Successful College Parent

The College Essay Guy

Your guide to being the world's best college parent. read more

Betsy Woolf, Director of Woolf College Consulting


Betsy Woolf is the director of Woolf College Consulting. She has seven years of experience as a college counselor. read more

Suzan Reznick, Director of The College Connection


Suzan Reznick is the director of The College Connection. She has 12 years of experience as a college counselor. read more

Meet the Winner of the Counseling Office Makeover, Chris Hardiman!


Congratulations to Chris Hardiman, winner of the CollegeXpress Counseling Office Makeover! Chris is a counselor at Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School in Sudbury, Massachusetts. read more

International Inspiration: Learn From Other Countries' Education Systems

Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

After a recent study ranked the U.S. 26th in education, a look at the top-ranked countries may prove enlightening. read more

Todd Johnson, Founder and President of College Admissions Partners


Todd Johnson is the founder and president of College Admissions Partners and the author of B.S./M.D. Programs - The Complete Guide: Getting into Medical School from High School. read more