10th Grade


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Gearing Up for Junior Year

It’s hard to believe it’s almost summertime! As you enter the busy days of swimming, sports, and family events, it’s easy to lose momentum in your college preparation. While you don’t need to continue the same pace in the summer – we all need a break! – the following tips can keep you and your […]

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Thinking Ahead: How to Pay For College

Through all these discussions of college and career so far, there’s been an elephant in the room – and his name is college tuition. Pursuing a four-year degree – or even just an Associate’s – can set a young person up for success in the long term, but it comes at a high price. Most […]

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Resources for Reading Comprehension

My husband is an engineer. When he was being homeschooled, he did very well on the math section of his SAT – but really struggled with critical reading! This pattern is nothing ne. In my experience as a college counselor, I often encounter students – particularly boys – who struggle with reading comprehension and analysis. […]

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How to Choose a College

Last month we talked about staying in communication with your local college, as well as contacting universities to stay abreast of their transfer policies and admission requirements. This month, we’ll discuss how to choose which colleges to contact, and how to contact them.

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Degree Completion Plans and Your Community College

If you’ve recently picked up a community college course catalog for the first time, it might seem overwhelming. How do you know what classes to take? How do you know those classes will transfer into a university degree program? Enter the degree completion plan: every homeschooler’s best friend in the quest for higher education!

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Academic Check Up: Refining Your Plan for College

It’s hard to believe we’re halfway through the school year already! Before the holidays are in full swing, December is a great time to refine the strategic plan for your student’s college preparation. Here are some steps to take as you plan ahead for next semester:

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Why Extracurricular Activities Matter

Drama group, swimming, gymnastics, debate: how do these activities contribute to a student’s academic transcript? More than you think! While colleges will first take into account a student’s tests scores and grades, extracurricular activities provide a complete picture of who the student is and where he’s headed academically.

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CLEP, AP, and the PSAT

A few months ago we talked about dual enrollment: a fantastic way to save time and money for your student’s college education. (If you haven’t already signed up for a class or two, pick up your local community college catalog or check out the possibilities for online dual credit!) But dual enrollment isn’t the only way to save time and money for college. In this email, we’ll discuss three alternatives that - when used alone or in conjunction with dual enrollment - can help your student achieve her college dreams without the usual time and expense.

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Tutors, Testing, and the Tenth Grade Year

When I was being homeschooled the first month of the fall semester was my favorite time of the year. My books were new, the leaves were changing, and I couldn’t wait to tackle the list of books assigned for that semester! It might not feel like fall quite yet, but chances are your family is back to school after your summer break – ready to tackle another year of learning!

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Getting a Jump on Testing

It’s midsummer and the season of barbecues, pool days, and sunscreen – the last thing you may want to think about is standardized testing! Though not the most thrilling of subjects, now is the time to consider how your student will begin the intentional preparation that will equip him for the SAT and ACT.

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