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5 Reasons Why Homeschoolers Thrive In College

Negative myths about homeschooling continue to exist, and the real benefits often get ignored. Misconceptions like the idea that homeschooled kids are socially awkward or only come from wealthy, highly religious families often dilute the fact that homeschoolers tend to score in the 84-89th percentile on tests, while public students score around the 50th percentile. […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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4 Ways to Help Your High School Students Choose a College Major

The end of high school and decisions about college and the future understandably cause a lot of stress and uncertainty in the life of teens. There are ways you can help, though, whether you’re a parent, a teacher or a coach. Here are four ways you can help your high school students choose a college […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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Prestige or Degree: The Most Important Factor in Choosing a School

Choosing a university is one of the most important decisions that you will make in your life. Not only does it affect the next four years of your life, but you will be using the name of your school on your resume for the rest of your career. Thus, the question that many people face […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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Ready Your Child for the World of Academia

Parents, learn how to help your child excel in the classroom with tips from this guest post. Every parent worried about how their children are being taught. Likewise, every student is different and feels a different level of comfort around others. In order for students to feel safe and reach their maximum potential in the classroom, they […]

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5 Tips For Making Learning In College A Breeze

Get great tips in this guest blog post to help you learn how to excel in your college classes! Whether you are a full-time student living on campus or taking classes while you are working, it’s important to manage your time appropriately. Students need to find a healthy balance between their academic and personal responsibilities. Consider these […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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Late-Night Study Session – 4 Tips to Make it More Effective

It is very important for you to have great study habits to ace your exams in college. If you study better at night, get tips on how to study the right way in this guest post. College students have a tendency to study late at night because they are going to class and spending time […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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Engineering Minds: 4 Signs an Engineering Degree Fits Your Skills

If you are interested in working in the engineering field, get tips on how to get started in this guest blog post! It is true that engineers possess skills in math and science. They also tend to be detail-oriented people who have mechanical skills and are adept with the ways physical objects interact with their […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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College Prep Tips for Christian Students

If you need college prep tips for christian students, you are in the right place! Today’s guest writer, Toiia L. Rukuni, is going to share the importance of “having the support of Godly parents and encouraging pastors with the combined efforts of a supportive and loving church family” [that] “will help to build a strong platform […]

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Why Every Teen Needs to Attend College Fairs With Tips from Sallie Mae

Disclosure: Please note that College Prep Ready was compensated by Sallie Mae for the content in this post.

One of the greatest ways to get your child exposed to the college environment and support your child’s journey in the college application process is to attend college fairs!

College fairs are a great way for students to learn about  different college programs, the college application process, the actual cost of college, and available funding to pay for college tuition. Additionally, being in the college fair environment can prove to be motivational for your child and can serve as an inspiration to build a strong college application to get into the best fit college. (more…)

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The Best Tool to Help Your Child Take The First Step in College Planning

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Whether we are talking about college prep or life, the first step is usually the hardest step in any journey. You nor your child don’t have any time to waste and this tool will help your child to save time when preparing for college. If you want to learn more about the best tool to help your child take the first step in college planning while saving time and reducing stress, keep reading!

Learning the Main Key to Helping Your Child Take the First Step in College Planning Will Help You and Your Child Save Time, Reduce Stress, and Lower Tuition Costs! (more…)

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The First REAL Step of the College Prep Process for Your Teen

Do you know the first REAL step of the college prep process for your teen?

If you guessed research colleges or explore careers or college majors, those are parts of the college planning journey after the first step of college prep. If you want to learn the REAL first step in college planning and how this will help you to help your child get into the best-fit college, keep reading!

  Taking the right step will help your teen get into the best-fit college!

When it comes to your child’s college education, you want your child to get into the best college for him or her with access to a world of possibilities. How do I know? You are still reading this article which will teach you how to help your college-bound teen establish the right foundation for successful college admissions. The major benefit is that your teen taking the right action can lower college tuition costs which help you keep more money in your bank account. The first step in college planning is critical to your child’s success in getting into college as well as financing your child’s college education.

These 2 Simple Steps Will Help Your Teen Take the Right First Step

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10 Strategies to Raise Your Teen’s ACT Scores!

Learn 10 strategies to raise ACT scores. Preparing for the ACT is equally as challenging as taking the ACT. Support your child and encourage them to use the following strategies to score higher on the ACT. 1. Don’t study for material you have already mastered! 2. Take notes during the reading section of the ACT. 3. Eliminate […]

About Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill is a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching stressed and overwhelmed corporate moms how to pay less for their college bound child’s college education so that they can help their children to get into their best-fit college with ease. She is the author of The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now and The Ultimate Guide for Finding and Winning More Money for College Now: Nursing Edition.

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Pursuing Greatness 2013: The Virtual Experience

Pursuing Greatness 2013 The Virtual Experience Schedule Monday, August 12th – Theme: Preparing Students for College in the Classroom Tuesday, August 13th – Theme: Must-Have College Prep Strategies for Youth Community Programs Wednesday, August 14th – Theme: The Role of Parents in the College Prep Process Thursday, August 15th – Theme: How Students Should Prepare for College and a Successful College Career Friday, August 16th – Theme: College Prep Q & A Day    

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How Much Will College Cost Me?

Determining how much you will pay for that coveted college diploma can seem like an overwhelming task, but it’s easier if you know where to begin.

Let’s start by examining the average sticker prices of a few main types of institutions.

Sticker Prices

The U.S. Department of Education’s 2010-2011 report of college costs will give you an idea of how much attendance will cost you. (more…)

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5 Benefits Of Cloud Storage For College Students

Cloud storage is one of the most popular buzz terms in the world of technology these days, and even though it has become very widely implemented in certain spheres, many people are still unsure of how they can benefit from it. We tend to hear about cloud storage in the context of either its introduction […]

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