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Thinking about College Majors and Careers...

Click here to learn about potential college majors and future careers. This is published by the College Board. It's an excellent resource for teens. Check it out!

A Great Metaphor for working with Teens

This short video is directed at parents, but it's ideal for teachers, coaches, principals and all the adults in teens' lives.

News in SAT

Read THIS article about the future of the SAT essay section and upset over the way the June 2018 Math section was scored.

The 5 minute FAFSA Video

Recommended

Recommended Websiteshttp://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/ for free SAT practice
http://www.finaid.org/ for information about Financial Aid for college
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
http://www.pin.ed.gov/PINWebApp/pinindex.jsp to get your pin so that you can "sign" your electronic FAFSA
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/majors-careers to investigate potential college majors and careers

Recommended Books for Parents and Teachers How Children Succeed  by Paul Tough Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys by Kindlon & Thompson Curse of the Good Girl by Rachel Simmons A Nation of Wimps: The High Cost of Invasive Parenting by Hara Estroff Morano Queen Bees and Wannabees by Rosalind Wiseman
The Blessing of a B Minus: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Resilient Teenagers by Wendy Mogel Binge: What Your College Student Won't Tell You by Barrett Seaman
Missoula by Jon Krakauer (about sexual assault on college campuses; it's a very …

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