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Category: Academic Success


Is There A Test to Determine What Major or Career Would Be Right for My Child? I get this question every month. In the spring, families are faced with course selection decisions for the next school year and feel as Read more…


Every spring I get questions about high school course selection: What are the best classes to take for college admission? Do we need to take advanced courses? If only three years of math are required, does he need to take Read more…


High school grades are important for college admission. (Probably not new news for anyone.) If you want to better understand the role of grades, see my recent post “The Most Important Factor for College Admission.” Earning top grades is seems Read more…


Over the years I’ve gotten a lot of requests from families interested in taking some type of interest or career aptitude tests. Students feel pressured to choose a college major during the application process. Parents want to make sure they are Read more…


This is a guest post by John Obstander, There are many things you can do to prepare yourself for a student life in a college. Follow simple and effective guidelines that will help you get the most out of available opportunities Read more…


Over winter break I watched my own daughter, a high school senior, work to catch up on online coursework she had put off. She is not alone. Many high school students are taking online courses to supplement their regular school Read more…

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