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November 26, 2015

 

Trinity is a small, liberal arts college in Hartford, Connecticut, that prides itself on its low student to professor ratio and extensive list of innovative multi-disciplinary majors.
 
Recently, Trinity made some cool changes.   In addition to making test scores optional, which more and more schools are doing, Trinity will be asking high school counselors to evaluate students on a list of attributes they feel are strong indi...

November 26, 2015

Colleges and universities have begun to accept that students on the spectrum have much to offer and that's a huge leap forward for our society.  Still, to ensure success, parents and students must have a flexible plan that provides for the unexpected.

When evaluating a student's readiness to attend college, ask yourself:

  1. Can he wake up and get ready for his day without assistance?

  2. Can he plan for assignments and tests...

November 26, 2015

For parents, understanding technology and modern communication is like learning a second language.  We get as fluent as we can, but there’s an underlying yearning for the old days – when we actually spoke to each other face to face minus a satellite connection.
 
Our kids are different.  They are what the media calls “digital natives.”  They were born into a world that communicates differently.  They intuitively know what to d...

November 26, 2015

 

A mere 40% of undergraduates actually graduate in four years.  And only 60% do so in six. While there are myriad reasons for the prolonged path toward bachelor’s degrees, with the high cost of college tuition and fees, graduating on time can provide substantial savings.  Here are a few tips for getting through in four years:

  • Test Out
    If offered at your high school, take AP classes.  Take AP tests soon thereafter to m...

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