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Seven Essential Study Skills Your Teen Needs

Jun. 28, 2019

It’s important that your teen develop those study skills sooner than later—both for success in high school and in college.

Nine Things to Know About 529 Plans

Jun. 21, 2019

A 529 plan offers a range of tax and other benefits for parents putting away money for their children’s college education. You might already know this if you have one set up for your child, but if not, here are a few essentials about this excellent college savings plan.

Ultimate Summer SAT/ACT Prep Plan

Jun. 14, 2019

So, your college-bound student is starting to think about taking the SAT and/or ACT this summer—for the first, second or even third time. A summer exam prep plan is definitely in order.

How to Create a Scholarship Game Plan

Jun. 07, 2019

Parents of high school students have plenty on their minds, but at the top of the list is paying for college—and for good reason. While many families plan on taking out federal loans to help cover the cost, teens should absolutely apply for scholarships.

Tips for Researching College Scholarships

May. 31, 2019

With school on break, summer is a great chance for high school students to dedicate time to the college search, including looking for scholarships. The process of finding and applying for scholarships takes commitment and effort, however.

Eight Resume-Boosting Experiences for Your Teen This Summer

May. 17, 2019

If your teen complained about being bored last summer, it’s time to reframe the thinking. Summer break is a perfect opportunity to gain experience and better oneself.

Six Things to Look for in an Exam Prep Program

May. 10, 2019

College entrance exam scores are a significant factor in admission too. Make sure your teen prepares effectively for the SAT or ACT with an exam prep program.

Making the Best Use of the College Counselor at Your Teen’s High School

May. 03, 2019

Your teen might be vaguely aware of the counseling office at his high school, but less aware of what the staff in this office does to help students prepare for the college search and application process.

What You Need to Know About SAT Subject Tests

Apr. 26, 2019

You’ve obviously heard about the SAT, but what about the SAT Subject Tests? These exams are college admission tests on specific subjects. Students can choose the tests that best showcase their strengths and weaknesses.

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