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Playing Catch Up with College Admissions

Sometimes you realize there was a kink in your planning. by Anne Vaccaro Brady Talking with one of my best friends the other day after she had just returned from an accepted students tour with her daughter, she lamented how … Continue reading

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College News for a Stress-free Summer

Okay, I can’t guarantee there will be no stress, but this info will help ease the tension. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Whether you’re the parent of a high school student or a recent graduate, there’s plenty of college-related planning required … Continue reading

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Figuring Out When to Take the SAT and ACT

This important decision for high school juniors requires accounting for several factors. By Anne Vaccaro Brady The SAT and ACT are college entrance exams that measure a student’s expected level of academic success in college. Whether you agree with that … Continue reading

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College Admissions News for You

Tips on picking a college, checklists for juniors and seniors, college tour tips and more. By Anne Vaccaro Brady March can be a stressful month for families of high school seniors with the acceptances and rejections piling up but still no word from … Continue reading

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Important Changes to the SAT and ACT for 2013

If you’ve been through the process before, be prepared for new registration requirements. By Anne Vaccaro Brady Lately, I’ve been reading Facebook comments by parents of high school juniors about the challenges of helping their kids register for the SAT and … Continue reading

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College News You Can Use

The latest on finding tuition money, getting arrested in college and more.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady Paying for college While your student compares the social scenes at the colleges he’s been accepted to, you’re worrying about whether your family can … Continue reading

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All the College Application Info You Need

I’ve consolidated all my advice on applying to college into this one post.  By Anne Vaccaro Brady I’ve written several posts on filling out college applications, everything from how to make the final list of colleges to what info your … Continue reading

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