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Jan ’13 Newsletter: Summer and Stress in High School

By on Jan 31, 2013 in General | 0 comments

It’s January so that means it’s time to start planning for the summer. Last spring, I spoke to parents about the importance of summer for both academic and personal growth. That is still true for this coming summer! Read more about summer for college-bound students. This issue and each issue through June will feature a summer program that you may want to...

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Nov & Dec ’12 Newsletter: Motivation and Parent Workshop

By on Nov 30, 2012 in General | 0 comments

I hope that you are enjoying your holiday break. This newsletter issue is a few weeks overdue as my firm has navigated through another wildly unpredictable admissions cycle. In short, the deferrals and denials for early admission increased. Many strong applicants were hopeful that they would have a positive answer before the holiday break. The “deferred”...

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