The more that college parents know and understand about the college experience, the less we worry and the better we will be able to help our students to succeed and thrive throughout their college career. However, there is an overwhelming amount of information out there on the web. We’d like to help you find some of the information that might be most interesting and useful to you as a college parent.
In News and Views we share recent college related news and sources we’ve found as we do our research. We hope that this feature will help to introduce you to new ideas and to help you keep up with some of the current issues that may affect your college student – and you.
We invite you to read some of the articles suggested below – and to let us know what you think of some of the ideas included here in the comments below.
Elizabeth Hamblet is one of the leading experts on college admission and success for students with disabilities and she has gathered a wonderful list of resources for parents.
We want to do everything we can to protect our kids, and many of us are concerned about social media. But it’s complicated.
Who doesn’t like free? Is your state on the list?
An interesting look at what might be going on in your student’s mind.
This can seem very basic, but it can make a difference. Know the options.
Although aimed at colleges creating internships, these suggestions can help your student make sure they have an internship that is meaningful.
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