Tag: student advice

New ID Requirements for the SAT and ACT

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

The SAT and ACT are rolling out new identification requirements for the upcoming academic year. Here's what you and your students should know about the changes. read more

Betsy Woolf, Director of Woolf College Consulting

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

Best Commencement Speeches of 2012

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

A roundup of some of the best college commencement speeches of the 2012 graduation season. read more

When Students are Waitlisted

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President and Founder of College Connections

When a student is waitlisted, college counselors must be armed with advice on the steps they can take to help secure their admission. Jeannie Borin offers her tips. read more

Leslie N. Trundy, School Counselor at Morse High School

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Leslie Trundy is a school counselor at Morse High School in Bath, Maine. She has over 10 years of experience as a counselor. read more

Crossing the Pond: Should Your Students Apply to Colleges in the U.K.?

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Should your more adventurous students say "Cheerio!" to the United States and consider applying to colleges in the United Kingdom? read more

10 Tips for Working with College-Bound Special-Needs Students

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As a college counselor, the rewarding task of working with special-needs students can also put your skills to the test. read more

Advice for College Freshmen

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What better advice can you get about college than from students who went through it? None! Here's the best advice we've gathered for college freshman. read more

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

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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

Suzan Reznick, Director of The College Connection

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