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Tips for Filling Out College Applications

These 10 suggestions will make the process easier for everyone.  by Anne Vaccaro Brady Today, college applications are completed online, a much quicker and simpler method than what most of us experienced. Gone are the days of sitting at the … Continue reading

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Getting Organized for the College Application Process, Part 2

Putting all the information together.  by Anne Vaccaro Brady Now that you’ve read my previous post, you know the information your senior needs to create his application schedule. Here’s one way to do it. My kids used Word, but a spreadsheet program like … Continue reading

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Getting Organized for the College Application Process, Part 1

Here’s how to help your high school senior stay on top of things.  by Anne Vaccaro Brady Filling out 8-10 college applications can seem daunting to an adult, let alone a high school senior. By developing a system to complete … Continue reading

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Meeting with the High School Guidance Counselor, Part 2

Now is the time to discuss your student’s goals. by Anne Vaccaro Brady You can save your entire family a lot of unnecessary stress senior year by meeting with the guidance counselor in junior year. (My previous post addresses the … Continue reading

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Creating the High School Resume

Putting your child’s high school career on paper. by Anne Vaccaro Brady In my summer planning guide I mentioned creating the high school resume, also called the activity sheet. By putting it together now, your student can see her strengths … Continue reading

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College Admissions Summer Planning

Now is the time to finalize the college list, prep for SAT/ACT tests, write the Common App essay and more. by Anne Vaccaro Brady There’s one way to make the fall college application process less stressful—use the summer to get … Continue reading

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