The Dream Team: How to Form the Ideal Study Group

Preparing for exams and completing assignments can be time-consuming, exhausting, and altogether difficult. Does your child ever wish they had an extra helping hand to lighten their workload? Perhaps your child should consider forming a study group! I’m sure you’ve got all sorts of questions and concerns: How many people should my child have in their …

Top 10 Memorization Techniques

Do we remember everything we learn? Think back to a class you took in Grade School, High School… even College. You may remember the gist of what was taught on the subject, but there are bound to be some things you can’t remember, or would need to look up. Retaining more information from classes could …

How Not to be the “Bad Guy” When it Comes to Grades

“OKAY MOM.” “I KNOW DAD!” “Quit nagging me!” Sound familiar? Your child has deemed you Public Enemy #1 and all you’re trying to do is help them! What’s going wrong here? You may be crossing the line between micromanagement and motivation with your child. While it is important to maintain a healthy level of involvement in your child’s …

6 Good Habits to Build For College

Do you find that your child is forgetful? Are they unorganized? Not open to trying new things? These are all examples of bad habits that you definitely don’t want your child to develop. You may not realize it, but these habits shape how your child functions both socially and academically. That’s why it’s important that …

Why You Don’t Need to Know Your Major Just Yet

So your kid wants to go to college- great! Except when you ask them what they want to major in, they still have no idea. Everyone else seems to know what they’re doing… They’re stressed and you’re worried. How can you go to college without a major?? Relax. THIS IS NORMAL. Here are some reasons why …

5 Must-Know Budgeting Tips to Prepare your College-Bound Teen

Money is such an important part of life, and your student needs to know how to manage it–especially when they’re heading out on their own. Here are 5 must-know budgeting tips for you to teach your college-bound teen. Tip 1)  Build up credit As an adult, you know that there are some things in life …