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10 Habits of STRAIGHT-A Students

10 Habits of STRAIGHT-A Students   Some students seem like they always have it together. They’re always prepared, perfectly organized, the teachers love them, and they’ve probably never gotten a B in their life. If this doesn’t describe you… don’t worry. Have you ever heard the saying, “Fake it ‘til you make it”? Today, we’re…
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New Year’s Resolutions That Are Perfect for High School Students

New Year's Resolutions That Are Perfect for High School Students     2018 is here, which means it’s the perfect time to set some brand new goals. You’ve probably heard that saying, “New year, new me!” but that’s not our style. Instead of trying to revamp your entire life, we’re here to help you set…
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The (Crucially Important) Art of Self-Advocating in High School

The (Crucially Important) Art of Self-Advocating in High School Teachers are smart. They’re experts in the subject matter they teach, and they’ve (likely) been teaching it for a really long time. Because of their knowledge on the subject at hand, it’s often intimidating to question a grade or assignment they’ve given you... even if you’re…
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Deferred From Your Dream School? Five Things You Need to Do

Deferred From Your Dream School? Five Things You Need to Do Getting deferred from your dream school is not fun. You're put in this frustrating limbo: you're not accepted, but you're not rejected either. If you've been deferred from your top choice, don't lose faith! Instead, do these five things to reiterate your interest in…
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