Have you been naughty or nice this year? If you are a senior and you've been following CrowFly from the start, then you can expect to have the best Christmas ever! How's that? Well, it's college application time. Assuming you completed your applications already, this Christmas you can expect to be gifted with a major . . . READ FULL ENTRY
If you are a senior headed off to university this fall or a current college student of any age, money has got to be on your mind. College is expensive and in short order someone is going to be writing some big checks. Hopefully, you have planned well up to this point, optimized high school to pay for college by following LeeWay, and you already have at least one primary and one secondary scholarship in hand. Now you need to do one more thing. . .
Summer is here and students across the country are looking for ways to fill two whole months of down time. While academics rule the school year, summer is the perfected extended window for those equally critical extracurriculars. Sports & Debate may be fun but colleges don't give top dollar for these activities except to the top 1% of participants. If you want those big college scholarships, summer is the ideal time to focus on the trifecta of. . .
Just when you thought that free college credits and efficient high school planning was as good as it gets, along comes a bombshell bonus! Several states, including Texas, Georgia, and Arkansas have announced that they have lifted previous restrictions on Dual Enrollment (DE), including age and grade. That means that students can now start DE in 9th grade. They are no longer limited to just 2 courses. They may take non-core classes such as Photography, Bowling & Nutrition. And best of all, they can . . .
If you have a learning difference, chances are that getting off topic is a well developed habit by this point in your life. No matter what your diagnosis; ADHD, Autism, Aspergers, Attention Deficit, Dyslexia, or Processing Disordered, time management is a common complaint. If Mom wasn't constantly looking over your shoulder and reminding you to "keep going", its a pretty safe bet that nothing would get done. Along with inattentiveness and poor handwriting, lack of self time management is one of the hallmarks of . . .