Posts from the ‘Advice for High School’ Category

  • Activities in High School

    Activities in High School

    May 19th, 2011 | Advice for High School, Home Page | nancy | Comments Off on Activities in High School

    I am often asked by parents what activities colleges like to see students participate in while in high school.  I am always taken aback by this question.  We shouldn’t be pushing our students to participate in activities that colleges are looking for.  We should be encouraging students to participate in activities that they truly enjoy!  That […]

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  • Foreign Language in High School

    Foreign Language in High School

    May 19th, 2011 | Advice for High School, Home Page | nancy | Comments Off on Foreign Language in High School

    Every spring I get many inquiries from my clients about “what is the real deal on what colleges look for on a transcript in terms of foreign languages”. Usually the question is coming from a student (or her parent) who is looking to bail out of a foreign language in his/her senior year.  Without hesitation, […]

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