How To Help Teens Set Achievable Goals

How To Help Teens Set Achievable Goals

How To Help Teens Set Achievable Goals College admissions 2023 launches for high school juniors as we ring in the new year. In my journey as a college and graduate school essay coach, high school English teacher, and parent, the second semester officially marks the...
6 Things To Gift Your Teen for the Holiday

6 Things To Gift Your Teen for the Holiday

6 Things To Gift Your Teen for the Holidays Remember when Christmas shopping for your kid was as easy as picking up a firetruck or the latest Disney movie playset? Somehow, over the years, selecting the perfect gift has become much more difficult.  If you don’t want...
Top 3 College Essay Questions Answered

Top 3 College Essay Questions Answered

  Top 3 College Essay Questions Answered Summer is almost here, and many parents of juniors find themselves worried about upcoming college application due dates for their teens.  From SAT/ACT tests, teacher recommendations and college essay writing, parents want...
A Glimpse at 2022 College Admission Trends Part 2

A Glimpse at 2022 College Admission Trends Part 2

    A Glimpse at 2022 College Admission Trends Top Colleges Are Receiving More Applications If you’ve ever had a child apply to college, you know the feeling: worry they won’t be accepted where they want to be, or anywhere, dealing with potential intense...
A Glimpse at 2022 College Admission Trends: Part 1

A Glimpse at 2022 College Admission Trends: Part 1

A Glimpse into 2022 College Admission Trends: Part 1 Test-Optional Schools Continue to Increase The college application to-do list, at first glance, is always slightly overwhelming and confusing. Last month, we assigned February as the month to make a plan for any...
Total Writing Enrichment’s 2021 Teen Gift Guide

Total Writing Enrichment’s 2021 Teen Gift Guide

Total Writing Enrichment’s 2021 Teen Gift Guide Maybe you’ve seen your child devour book after book this year. Maybe your teen can’t get enough dystopian universes but shies away from other genres, no matter what books are assigned. Or maybe you celebrated when they...
4 Tips for Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay

4 Tips for Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay

4 Tips for Writing a Winning Scholarship Essay Breathe a sigh of relief – your teen’s college applications are in, or just about finished. The most difficult and overwhelming part of senior year is nearing completion. However, just when your senior thinks...