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Parents Need NOT Worry About Gap Years

No one knows how many, but probably thousands of high school seniors raise the question of taking a year, before college, to do something else: travel, volunteer, explore. For many parents this instills fear. “Oh honey,” they implore, “that sounds … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the “New SAT”

The impetus for the new SAT appears to have come from several concerns about the existing college admission exam:  1) pricing and accessibility for underserved students, 2) unfair advantages for students whose families can afford to buy test prep, 3) … Continue reading

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