Tag: parents

How to Pay for College When Your 529 Plan Takes a Hit

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin

Before panicking about your assets as the stock market fluctuates, read this advice to assess your other options for covering your student's college costs. read more

College Flexibility and COVID-19: Expert Q&A

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Independent Educational Consultant

Parents are concerned with how the coronavirus is going to affect their students' futures. We've got advice from an expert consultant to help ease your stress! read more

5 Tips for Sudden Homeschool Students and Parents

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Department of Education Studies Professor, Seton Hall University

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, some parents are learning how to homeschool their kids for the first time. If you're one of them, here are some tips to help get you through. 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 Help Your Teen Save Money for College

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Co-founder, talkingtoteens.com

Saving money and budgeting are hard skills to learn that take time and organization. Help your student get a jump start on money management skills with these tips. read more

Parents, Hold That Text

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Coproducer, Screenagers

When you think of something you have to tell your child, you may immediately text them about it. Read on to find out why you may want to save the message for later. 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

4 Ways to Help Your High School Senior Prepare for College

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Freelance Writer

Your high school senior will be off to college before you know it. Here's how you can assist them during their last year of high school. read more

Building Communication Skills Through Summer Jobs

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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

4 Ways to Help Your High School Junior Prepare for College

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Freelance Writer

Junior year is when college planning kicks into high gear. Check out these four tips to help your teen prepare for the whole process. read more