Being a writer, whether you’re aiming for a writing career or simply crafting an essay to get into college, is daunting. Julie Gerstenblatt, who is an author and teacher, joins us on the podcast to give advice on the writing process and talk about professional publication.
The transition from middle school to high school can be daunting because the opportunities are endless and choices can feel overwhelming.
When thinking about going to college, there are many things that you’re likely considering -such as the size of the school, location, housing choices, and of course, academic options. In fact, SO much emphasis in the college application and decision-making process is put on academics – does the college or university offer the major I want?
How can high school students get to know a college through a religious perspective when they are creating their college list? Laura Hosid shares her insights and advice for students who want to explore college life through a Jewish lens.
Today’s podcast episode is a little different. We divert from our normal college prep-based conversations and chat with Mandy Edwards, the owner of ME Marketing Services, who helps College Scoops behind the scenes with our social media content and strategy.
Art school is a real college. There are a lot of misconceptions of what a degree in the performing and visual arts entails… that an arts degree is not rigorous, that graduates will have less options in the employment market, or that as a performing or visual arts student, I will get to solely focus on the work I want to make.
Transitioning from high school to college is not easy. For many students, this transition is difficult because it is the first time that many are living independently.
The stress of paying for college has increased throughout the years with the escalating costs of tuition. In this episode, Patricia Roberts, shares her personal stories attending and paying for college. Her personal journey led her to write a book for families called Route 529 to help families get started no matter where they are in their education savings journey.
Kids go to college to continue their education. Sure, that’s true. But the actual reality of going to college involves so much more than academics. As students engage in college research and begin to formulate an idea of what they are looking for in a school, they should also check in with themselves to ensure that they are ready – beyond academic preparation – for this enormous transition.