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Aug 4, 2010

Helping College-Bound Students

Do you know a college-bound student and you want to help? Read this great article by USA Weekend Magazine for some tips: 



"Next month, 20 million students will go to college — more than 3 million of them for the first time. Parents can help. Lynn F. Jacobs and Jeremy S. Hyman, authors of the upcoming book The Secrets of College Success, offer their five top tips for parents of college-bound students:

1. Web-surf the college. Go to the website of the school your child will be attending and, together, explore the academic side of things. The more your child knows about college requirements, available majors and minors and individual course offerings, the easier it'll be for him to navigate the college once he gets there."

Read the full article at original source: USA Weekend Magazine.

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