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College Readiness - Video Page 2

The college admissions process can be arduous, confusing, and stressful. We make it simple by breaking it down into a step-by-step guide that you can review at your own pace.  High school sophomores, juniors, and seniors can take the entire course or zero in on parts that are particularly challenging.  Here’s the introduction to the course and here’s more information about the instructor, Dr. Meghan Groome.

No Stress Test Prep


Techniques to feel better prepared, relaxed, and ready.

Good Study Habits


Tips for remembering material and combining it with other information you’ve learned.

Good Note Taking


Techniques that will help you better retain course material and set you up for success.

Admissions Essays and Personal Statements


How to choose a topic and write about it effectively.