January 18, 2021

A Parent's Guide to Their Child's Future

Get the inside scoop on all things college with Paige – Mom and College Planning Expert.

“As both a college planning professional and a mom of a high schooler who is just about to take the plunge into the collegiate pool, I love and can appreciate the personalized approach we take with each client. We don’t believe in a perfect school solution. It’s not that there’s a “perfect” school out there for your child, but instead we like to find a perfect fit in a great program for each teen. The right fit starts the student off on the right foot, and I love helping families and teens find that fit.”

-Paige Chapman-Layland

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By Yoshi Akutsu, Lead College Planning Advisor (Bexley) Many colleges and universities consider academic rigor an important factor in admissions decisions. Academic rigor refers to the challenge posed by educational experiences and expectations. High school success in rigorous classes is a strong predictor of college success, so academic rigor is weighted highly in college admissions. Scheduling is a simple way to introduce academic rigor into a student’s college application. In other words, for admission into competitive universities, class scheduling does matter. Students and parents are often under the impression that taking a full load of AP and honors classes is…
By Yoshi Akutsu, Lead College Planning Advisor (Bexley) Many colleges and universities consider academic rigor an important factor in admissions decisions. Academic rigor refers to the challenge posed by educational experiences and expectations. High school success in rigorous classes is…
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