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Having Trouble Choosing a College? Here’s Help.

So you’re having trouble choosing a college? That’s no surprise. In fact, it makes sense. There are over four thousand colleges in the United States alone. So, how should you choose? You can and should ask people you know, and take advantage of any inside information and personal connections you have. However, even the most . . .

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When You Choose a College, Choose a Community

When you choose a college, you’re not just choosing a college. You’re deciding where you’re going to live for the next four years, maybe more. You need to recognize you are making several important decisions, including what community you’ll call home. Consider your options and dig in to these questions. Where can you afford to live? If you know your . . .

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College and SAT Prep: Start With the Free

Imagine going to high school 100 years ago, or even just 40. A lot would have been different. No computers. No cell phones. Educational technology meant slides in a projector. However, one thing was the same: students planning to go to college would have been stressing over the standardized tests they had to take, like . . .

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Are Chinese Students Prepared for U.S. Colleges?

The GPA Team just landed in Shanghai to continue our work with Chinese education leaders to build online and blended learning programs specifically for students in China.  The main reason we came here was to improve the success of Chinese students in U.S. Colleges and Universities. CNN sets the stage for our efforts with this . . .