Course Selection and Planning• Finding value in extracurricular activities• Public v Private Schools•Summer Planning•Standardized Testing timeline•High School Advocacy••Finding the academic “sweet spot”•Leveraging Open Courseware and MOOCS
Creating a realistic college list•Understanding how selective colleges evaluate applications•Navigating the college fair• Navigating Naviance Student• Finding A+ schools for B- students•Understanding “demonstrated interest”•Things to do during your college visit•Nailing the college interview•Understanding when, where, how, to communicate with admissions offices.
Organizing the College Process•Creating a timeline of dates and deadlines•Brainstorming, writing, and editing compelling college essays• Assistance with Common Applications, Coalition Applications, School based applications and SRAR•What you need to know about SOCA•Creating a dynamic resume and extracurricular list•Managing recommendation letters•Understanding how admissions decisions are made.
Using NCES to make an informed college decision•Navigating the referral and waitlist decision•Comparing financial aid packages•Understanding ROI,
Public Speaking and Presentation Coaching• NCAA Eligibility requirements•Distance Learning/OnLine learning proctoring services•Transfer College Counseling•Leveraging CLEP tests•Students with IEP’s and 504 Plans•Homeschooled students•Adult Learner•Prior experience portfolios.
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