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“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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Movies about athletic recruitment tend to follow a trope…boy runs the length of the field to score the winning touchdown–gets recruited to play in college. Girl slides into home in the 9th inning–gets recruited to play in college. While this may be a comforting and familiar cinematic experience, the drama of the moment bears little resemblance to actual college recruiting. Here’s what we actually know about earning a spot on a college roster. Start early! As we mentioned in our last blog, it’s important to begin the career exploration process early in high school. Our Class ’23 and Class ’24…
Movies about athletic recruitment tend to follow a trope…boy runs the length of the field to score the winning touchdown–gets recruited to play in college. Girl slides into home in the 9th inning–gets recruited to play in college. While this…
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Last week, I mentioned that when we discuss student-athlete recruitment, we usually mean recruitment within the NCAA. It should be noted that there are other divisions which sanction intercollegiate athletics as well. These include the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics…
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It should be no surprise that we’ll spend the month of May (and actually, most of June) celebrating the incredible Class of ‘21. While we adore each class of teens, this C’21 group has my heart. They have worked SO…
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