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MOST RECENT: Choosing Next Year’s Courses: The Maximizer

Posted on 02/03/2018, by Dr. Ellen Fithian to Parents of 7th and 8th Graders, Parents of 9th Graders, Parents of 10th Graders, Parents of 11th Graders

Choosing Next Year’s Courses: The Maximizer

For many parents of middle-of-the-road students, choosing courses for the following year is no big deal; they're trodding a pretty familiar path toward fulfilling graduation requirements and exercising a few minor options along the way. For parents of a Maximizer, however, course selection can be a challenge.

The Maximizer is my term for a student who generally…

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Expectations: Great Ones and Not So Great Ones

Posted on 01/16/2018, by Dr. Ellen Fithian to Parents of 7th and 8th Graders, Parents of 9th Graders, Parents of 10th Graders, Parents of 11th Graders, Parents of 12th Graders

Expectations: Great Ones and Not So Great Ones

High expectations are generally good, but beware these potential pitfalls.

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College Planning for Parents of 8th and 9th Graders: For Best Results Start Now

Posted on 10/30/2017, by Dr. Ellen Fithian to Parents of 7th and 8th Graders, Parents of 9th Graders

College Planning for Parents of 8th and 9th Graders: For Best Results Start Now

When helping your teen plan for college, you only get one chance to do it right. Don't blow it.

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College Essay: Parent Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on 10/16/2017, by Dr. Ellen Fithian to Parents of 12th Graders

College Essay: Parent Do’s and Don’ts

When it comes to the essay, how much parental help is too much?

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Step 3 for Seniors: Organize the Application Process

Posted on 10/16/2017, by Dr. Ellen Fithian to Parents of 12th Graders

Step 3 for Seniors: Organize the Application Process

Before your teen tackles the first application, get a bird's eye view of the whole process.

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