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I am a parent and a teacher. I have been involved in education for many years and have successfully navigated the rough seas of high school. I am currently write a blog for the website http://www.morethangrades.com on topics of concern to parents, and I also contribute to their monthly parent newsletter. As a teacher and a parent, I feel I have a unique perspective on the issues facing both groups. Along with the Co-Founders of the site MoreThanGrades, (both of whom are juniors at NYU) I hope to provide parents with guidance and timely information.
Post in: GreatSchools Must-Reads for Parents of the College-Bound August 2, 2009
Parents of high school juniors and seniors should check out http://www.morethangrades.com This site offers all sorts of helpful information including... More »
Post in: Sharing college & career planning resources from my son's high school counselor July 15, 2009
The scholarships that are offered, the ones that do not appear on most search sites, are offered by the colleges directly. We simply give students... More »
Post in: Sharing college & career planning resources from my son's high school counselor July 14, 2009
You should add http://www.morethangrades.com to your list. Here, students create personal profiles that can be searched by colleges. Colleges create... More »
Started conversation: Should parents (and colleges) monitor a high school child's facebook acct? Part2 May 16, 2009
After getting some input from colleges, parents, students, and teachers, here is what I have learned so far: In general, colleges don't feel...
Post in: Should parents (and colleges) monitor a high school child's facebook acct? May 3, 2009
After letting this ferment for a while, I have concluded that this is a very hot topic for discussion. Colleges, who sometimes look at these accts... More »