Course Selection Part II: Required Courses

Course Selection Part II: Required Courses

In the first video in this course selection series, I discussed the importance of core academic courses— the foundation of your four year plan. If you missed it, you can see it HERE. ​ The second step in creating your four year plan for high school courses is to...
The ACT Deserves Your Attention

The ACT Deserves Your Attention

Would you wear an uncomfortable pair of shoes just because you got them for free? Seems like an odd question for a test-prep and college planning newsletter, but follow my logic for a minute. Many of the public schools in my area have arranged with College Board to...
Better Grades— The 15 Minute Rule

Better Grades— The 15 Minute Rule

The number one factor for college admission is a student’s high school transcript, the list of classes taken and grades earned. While there are a lot of factors to consider when selecting courses over the four years of high school, the grades part of this equation is...