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BUILDING A STRONG COLLEGE APPLICATION IN A CHALLENGING ACADEMIC YEAR

Jan. 12, 2021

The 2020-2021 school year has been challenging to say the least. With that in mind, it is important for students applying for college to remember that the admissions process is in full steam.

Seven Ways College is Different From High School

Dec. 11, 2020

College is very different from high school. But how exactly? Here are seven of the biggest ways that the two differ to make your teen aware of.

SAT ACT Exams Postponed Due to COVID-19

Mar. 17, 2020

As news around the United States continues to pour in about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the two largest college placement examination groups in the country have announced that they will be rescheduling or canceling upcoming testing dates.

Five Ways to Convince Your Child of the Importance of College

Mar. 10, 2020

The way you talk about college can have a tremendous influence on your child. Here are a few facts to share with your child to convince him or her that college is an excellent idea.

Life After High School: Five Tips to Help Your Teen Be Successful

Dec. 10, 2019

While school is obviously very important, there are many aptitudes beyond the academic that children will need for college and life. Eileen Huntington offers several tips on how parents can get their children ready for a successful life after high school. 

Five Tips from Huntington Learning Center on Filling Out College Applications

Nov. 26, 2019

There’s a lot for students to do when it comes to preparing to go to college. Eileen Huntington of Huntington Learning Center reminds parents that the volume of to-dos increases substantially. As teens near the time when they need to submit applications, she offers five tips for working on those college applications.

What You Need to Know about SAT Adversity Score

Jul. 25, 2019

Wondering what exactly to expect regarding the Adversity Score (also known as the Adversity Index)? Huntington discusses the three different components.

Five Essential Tools for your Teen’s Off-to-College “Toolbox”

Jul. 12, 2019

When it comes to packing, he or she may be focused on dorm décor and clothes, but there are a number of other intangible items your teen will want to remember to bring along when he or she begins the college journey.

Guiding Your Teen During the College Admission Process

Jun. 20, 2019

Whether your teen is knee-deep in college viewbooks and applications or he or she is just beginning to explore his or her college options, the college admission process can easily instill fear and anxiety in the calmest of parents and teens.

Tips for Creating a Great Resume for College Applications

Jun. 11, 2019

If your teen is starting to think about college, it’s also a good time to work on developing a resume.

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