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College Essay Organizer – Free Tool for Your Teen!

College applications and college essays lurk right around the corner for a lot of juniors out there and parents are asking, “How do we feel more organized about what the application process…

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How to Turn The Frustration of the B+ Into Action, Clarity, and an A

Hi everyone! Happy Spring! I know many of your high schoolers either feel refreshed after a relaxing spring break, or if you’re like our school system, your teens are eagerly awaiting that…

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5 Steps to Take If You’ve Been Deferred from Your Dream College

Deferred from you Dream College? We have writing advice for you to increase your chances of college acceptance! Although deferral can feel a bit like limbo– sometimes all you can do is…

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Want to know the BEST trick to boosting your teen’s SAT reading score withOUT spending hours at an SAT prep class?

This article helps parents and teens understand how to easily boost SAT Verbal and English scores and provides fun, easy book suggestions at the end to help your teen get started and…

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5 Easy Reading Tips to Help Boost Your Teen’s Grades

Remove distractions. It’s easy to get diverted from your task when you’re surrounded by devices! Avoid getting sucked into the internet by reading in an area away from your phone, computer, or…

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Ten Books You Should Read Before Starting College

Want your teens to BOOST their SAT scores? Get them to read! Check out Kelsie’s awesome recommendations! Remember, reading is also one of the best ways to improve your writing skills! Hi…

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Beat Stress During Final Exams: Study with Friends!

We all know the power of collaboration and the comfort of tackling difficult tasks with good company. But as parents, we feel concerned when we question whether our teens are making the…

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The Most Important Words of Your Teen’s Life: The College Admissions Essay

Right about now, thousands of high school seniors across the country feel frazzled and bedazzled about the college application process. No matter where they wind up a year from now, the sheer…

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How Important IS the college Essay

How Important IS the college Essay – Really? I started working on my personal statement the summer before my senior year. I had to finish three of the Common App prompts for…

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How to Tackle the Common App Essay

Pondering the Common App Questions….What Question Should My Rising Senior Chose?….None! As the end of the semester winds down, and high school juniors start to think about the looming mountain ahead of…

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3 Reasons To Begin College Admissions Work Now!

Imagine what it would be like if you could wave your magic wand and hear your rising senior proudly comment to you, “Mom, I know exactly what I need to do for…

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Top 10 Habits of Parents with Successful Kids

We try and we try. We read books, articles, and blogs about how to raise happy, healthy kids. Sometimes, it’s best to put the books down and just be yourself. Here are…

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