June 8, 2011

Is High School College Counseling a Failed System?

A study by Public Agenda for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation paints a dismal picture of the public high school counseling system for ...

by Debbie Schmidt

May 24, 2011

Essays That Gain Admissions

The college application essay that wins the “Admit” stamp is often a story written to show perspective or personal growth. A narrative story written ...

by Debbie Schmidt

May 12, 2011

Writing Application Essays to Overcome Academic Record Deficiencies

Not everyone applying to college has a 4.0 GPA, top SAT or ACT test scores, or glowing teacher recommendations.

by Bob Mahmoudi