What Students Need Now

Kimberly RedmerSchool Counselor & Teacher at Flint Southwestern Classical Academy Our children are falling behind in their academic career to the extent that they will not …

Dear Parent

Danielle GordonMA, LPC, NCC, SCL, PMH-C Dear Parent, You are good enough: when you let your child watch tv instead of do homeworkwhen bathing is a weekly activitywhen …

“All We Need Is…” A Perspective Piece

By Lucy Becker HarmonAcademic Dean at Summit Academy North High School As the world commemorated the graduating class of 2020, albeit, in untraditional ways, the Class …

What are my Postsecondary Options?

Vania SilvaMasters Student, School Counseling, San Diego State University The big questions many high school students are tired of hearing are “where are you going to …

Where Should I Apply as a BIPOC?

By Venus IsraniPh.D. Candidate in Higher Education, Boston College “Which colleges should I apply to?” College counselors across the country guide students through this important question …

Types of Financial Aid

Vania SilvaMaster’s Student, School Counseling, San Diego State University What are Grants? A grant is money from the federal government that does NOT have to be …

Financial Aid: What is it? How to apply?

Vania SilvaMasters Student, School Counseling, San Diego State University What is Financial Aid?  Financial aid is money meant to help students pay for college. Financial aid can …

What is College Counseling Now?

By Laura Owen & Venus IsraniExecutive Director, Center for Equity and Postsecondary Attainment, San Diego State University & Doctoral Candidate, Boston College, Higher Education Never has …

Rethinking College Advising During A Pandemic

By Laura OwenExecutive Director, Center for Equity and Postsecondary Attainment, San Diego State University Billions of dollars have been spent and countless efforts employed to close …