Tag: parents and students

How Can My Student Find a College With a Good ROI?

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

Obviously, you want your student to go to a college that’s worth the cost. But how do you determine a school's return on investment? Here's some expert advice. read more

Top 4 Questions to Ask About Parent College Orientation

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

Did you know there isn’t just a freshman orientation? Parents can get in on it too! Here are answers to four common questions about parent college orientation. read more

Top 8 College Topics to Discuss With Your Student Today

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

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

How to Help Your Stressed Teen Choose a College Major

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Certified Educational Planner; President, One-Stop College Counseling

Choosing a college major is a stressful decision, especially if your student is uncertain. Here's some advice to help them find their academic path. read more

5 Ways Parents Can Be Helpful in the College Search

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

The college search is a major process for your student, but it’s hard to know when to step in and when to back off. Here’s some helpful advice! read more

Top 5 Mistakes Families Make When Saving for College

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CEO, College Ready

We all know college is expensive, but it's a lot less so when families are prepared ahead of time. Avoid these mistakes for better college financial planning. read more

3 Tips to Maintain Healthy Family Relationships in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of New Mexico

Navigating your life at college and relationships at home can be tough. Here are three key ways to maintain a healthy balance between your life and family ties. read more

Helping Your Indecisive Teen With the College Search

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

The college search is a huge process with a lot of choices for students to make. Here's how to guide your teen to informed decisions when looking at schools. read more

Understanding Learning Differences and What Services Colleges Offer

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Freelance Writer

For parents of children with learning disabilities, here's what you should know about services colleges provide and what your student needs for individual support. read more

How to Team Up With Your Teen on the College Search

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Freelance Writer

You know you want to help your child with their college search, but what can you do? Here's how you can help your student throughout this process. read more