Thursday, November 17, 2011

Summer Plans?

What are your summer plans? Colleges are interested in how you are spending your summers. They don't rank "working" lower on the list than "a trip to Paris". In fact, they don't rank summer plans at all, but expect that you do something. Colleges learn a lot about you as a person by how you spend your free time. 

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Why Take an AP Course?

Two reasons:

The Ivy League

"Winning admission to an elite school is imagined to be a golden passport to success; for bright students, failing to do so is seen as a major life setback."