Applying to college is stressful for seniors. Schools could help (a little) by giving them at least 1 weekend in the fall without homework.
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Should states replace their high school tests, used for meeting federal accountability requirements, with a test that matters for their students?
Applying to college is tough these days, and the process sometimes stresses students out, esp. the essays. Rejection can be worse, but there’s hope.
ACT announced that it will provide some supports for English learners for its college admissions test, beginning in 2017-18.
Applying to college can be tough to navigate, but now a program in Maryland seeks to help students get through the process.
To apply to some colleges, you have to write an essay. Some counselors have noticed a few pitfalls many students have in writing the essays.
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/pop/articles/10reed.html Reed College in Oregon, just minutes from downtown Portland, is known for its academic rigor and free-spirited student body. But financial problems caused the…