College Funding Academy is an alliance of the most talented college planners in the country. This group is leading the industry in understanding the undeniable and inevitable impact of social media in the college search and application process. It all starts with teaching students the skills they need and the awareness to properly navigate the changing world of social media. College Funding Academy's college planning clients get full access to the catalog of Social Assurity e-courses included with their service.
Admit.me was built to connect college applicants with admissions insiders: students, alumni, and experts at target schools. Their goal is to level the admissions playing field by giving students the insight and guidance to help them achieve their college admissions goal. With Admit.me, students get access to admissions experts, alumni and current students from 100 universities.
Game Theory College Planners is a team of college planning professionals utilizing a research-based approach that has been helping students for over 20 years. Game Theory has assembled a diverse team of professionals with distinct areas of specialization because college planning is too big for one person to tackle alone. Game Theory primarily helps families in Atlanta and their team has been hand-picked from the best planners in the country.
Admit Advantage helps students choose the right schools and formulate compelling applications that promote their strengths, highlight their experiences and clearly outline their professional aspirations.Admit Advantage's mission is to assist students in maximizing their admissions opportunity.
Wise Owl College Consulting empowers students with the knowledge they need to make sound decisions about their education and their future. Making the decision to go to college is not what it once was. In the age of information overload, we focus on helping families understand: What matters in college admissions; What is necessary and what is not; Reality over rhetoric; Cost and funding transparency; and Skills required for long-term success.
Synocate takes a holistic approach to college counseling, combining years of industry experience with the latest data insights to help students on every stage of their journey, from underclassmen still discovering their passions all the way through selecting which college to attend.
Potential College Advising knows that no two students are alike and neither are any two colleges. Therefore, the one-size-fits-all approach to college admissions counseling that high schools have to use does not serve the needs of many students and families. College is one of the most important investments a family will make in terms of both time and money. And you only get one shot at getting it right. Why leave it to chance?
College Application Training was founded in 2011 with the purpose of helping families who want to send their children to the school of their dreams without sacrificing their retirement or taking unnecessary risks. We also mentor students who want to create an authentic and unique application with the minimum amount of stress.
CollegeWeekLive helps students with their college search. One in three college-bound students uses the site to help navigate the college admissions process and find the best college match. Founded in 2007, CollegeWeekLive enables students to live chat with admissions representatives and students from hundreds of U.S. universities and to watch presentations from education experts on topics such as mastering the SATs/ACTs, writing a standout college essay, choosing a college, and more.
Career and Technical Student Organizations.
Business Professionals of America is the leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. BPA has 43,000 members in over 2,300 chapters in 23 states. BPA is a co-curricular organization that supports business and information technology educators by offering co-curricular exercises based on national standards.
With nearly a 70-year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. DECA Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit student organization with more than 215,000 members in all 50 United States, the District of Columbia, Canada, China, Germany, Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Spain. The United States Congress, the United States Department of Education and state, district and international departments of education authorize DECA’s programs.
The Digital Citizenship Institute provides a community-driven approach to educating and empowering digital citizens to solve problems in local, global and digital communities. The Institute is committed to promoting social good through the use of technology and social media. The Institute turns negatives into positives and helps to transform participants into designers, creative thinkers, global collaborators and justice-oriented digital citizens.
The Institute for Responsible Online and Cellphone Communication (IROC2) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to helping Digital Citizens use technology and the power of Public and Permanent™ to open windows of opportunity - not close them.
The School of The New York Times is a place for students to explore their passions and interests while meeting and networking with like-minded individuals.
The School offers educational programming for both professional and pre-college audiences ranging from classes on writing, editing and content marketing to courses that explore the most important issues facing our world today, including politics, business, culture, science and innovation.
Their courses are designed to provide students with the opportunity to develop the skills and competencies that will guide their educational and professional paths.
SHAME NATION will survey the wreckage of the most shocking digital debacles, revealing how truly pervasive this phenomenon has become, and advising what we as concerned citizens need to do about it. This book will tap into a nerve in popular culture about our fascination and fear of digital shaming, sprinkling actual social media posts from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and more to illustrate how unbelievably mean things have actually become. SHAME NATION will be the first book on the market to offer expert advice to help readers avoid becoming victims themselves.
YES helps to reshape the landscape of low-income communities by empowering underserved students to fulfill their greatest potential. YES Scholars have an unprecedented 95% college graduation rate from the best universities across America!
There are numerous books to assist students and counselors with the college admissions process. While authors frequently provide guidance on the personal statement (e.g., the Common App Personal Essay), there are not many publications about the supplement, which admissions officers use to help determine fit. In addition, some colleges are assessing candidates through popular social media channels and student-focused platforms. Buy Supplementing the Supplement today.
Working with unCommon Apps ensures that teens have the skills and perspective necessary to succeed in high school, college, and beyond. We create products and curriculum geared toward enhancing academic mastery and make sure teenagers are clearly directed in the process of finding the right school, college, and career. We’re there to help them research, apply, and interview.
We are pleased to support and endorse Cyber Civics™, the innovative middle school Digital Citizenship & Literacy Curriculum (w/support for educators and parents). Cyber Civics meets an urgent and growing demand to teach students how to become ethical, knowledgeable, and empowered digital citizens. Cyber Civics is packed with peer-to-peer learning activities that call on critical thinking, ethical discussion and decision making through hands-on projects, problem solving activities, and role-play, emphasizing the social and behavioral skills.