What Colleges Don t Tell You And Other Parents Don t Want You to Know

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What Colleges Don t Tell You  And Other Parents Don t Want You to Know

What Colleges Don t Tell You And Other Parents Don t Want You to Know

A sought-after packager of high school students shares 272 secrets to help parents get their kids into the top schools Targeting the savvy parents of today's college-bound teenagers who seek to gain a proven edge in the college admissions process, this book reveals 272 little-known secrets to help parents get their kids into the school of their dreams. Did you know? -A child's guidance counselor can help reverse a deferral. -A parent can help get a child off a waiting list. -There is a way for students to back out of Early Decision once they've been accepted. Based on the controversial insider information Elizabeth Wissner-Gross has gleaned from working as a highly successful packager of high school students and from interviews with heads of admission at the nation's top colleges, this book empowers parents by decoding the admissions process.

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What Colleges Don't Tell You (And Other Parents Don't Want You to Know)
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-03 - Publisher: Penguin

A sought-after packager of high school students shares 272 secrets to help parents get their kids into the top schools Targeting the savvy parents of today's college-bound teenagers who seek to gain a proven edge in the college admissions process, this book reveals 272 little-known secrets to help parents get
What High Schools Don't Tell You (And Other Parents Don't Want You toKnow)
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-07-19 - Publisher: Penguin

From the author of What Colleges Don’t Tell You, a plan to help parents of middle and early high school students prepare their kids for the best colleges In order to succeed in the fiercely competitive college admissions game, you need a game plan—and you have to start young. In
What High Schools Don't Tell You
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-24 - Publisher: Plume Books

The author of What Colleges Don't Tell You reveals strategies for helping today's high-school students become an applicant for whom colleges will compete, identifying academic credentials, extracurricular programs, and other achievements that will be favorably received by leading admissions committees. Reprint.
Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-15 - Publisher: Ballantine Books

Strategies from a noted educational consultant on how to ease the pressure, ace the essay, and gain admission into your top-choice school Getting into college has become fiercely competitive, which makes the personal-essay part of the application process even more important–and stressful. But stop worrying! In Write Your College Essay
Library Journal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Categories: Libraries
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

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