Posts in College Prep
From a Student’s Perspective: The Advantages to Travelling Abroad During College

As a parent, sending your child to college is a big step. But what happens when they want to take an even bigger step: studying or working abroad? Today on the blog, we are joined by graduating senior at Northwestern University and budding journalist/documentary filmmaker, Adam Yates, to share his unique perspective on why it’s important to let go of our own fears as parents in order to help our children maximize their own potential to grow from the world around them.

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Helping Teens Prepare for College Through Communication and Encouragement

Make the most of your time before your child flees the nest to prepare them for college through communication and encouragement. In this guest post by Andrew Larke, LICSW, you’ll get conversation tips to help support your child on their journey into their future.

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Simplifying the College Process for Your Teen: Important Tips to Avoid Feeling Overwhelmed

The college application process is one of the most daunting tasks for a student, not to mention the student’s family. The looming idea of The Future is one that leaves many in a panic working to figure it all out along with life hacks to get into the best college and succeed. Though it is a huge moment in a person’s life, it doesn’t have to be stressful. Read on from this guest post by Jess Foster, with tips to simplify the college process for your child

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Five Tools to Help Your Teen Choose Their Career Direction

Teens spend so much time studying and focused on the next test that they rarely step back to think about what happens after college. Get tips from Paula Grieco on ways to help your teen find a fulfilling career path.

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