The Child Mind Institute has prepared resources to aid parents, educators, and other adults in talking to children and adolescents about traumatic events and identifying those who might benefit from more focused professional attention. “Helping Children Cope With Frightening News,” includes basic tips on talking about troubling events, and an in-depth guide Helping Children Cope After a Traumatic Event with age-by-age breakdowns on what to expect and how to encourage healthy responses.
Beginning in March of this year, the SAT will have a new look! The College Board has made content, format, & scoring changes to the college entrance exam, the largest change in 30 years! For this reason, the folks at BestColleges.com have compiled a guide that offers students and parents a look into the logistics & style of the new SAT as well as preparation resources!
Many are unaware of the major overhaul the SAT underwent this year.
The new SAT Prep Guide:
View the new SAT Prep Guide.
The Class of 2017 may submit a FAFSA Earlier & use Earlier Income Information. See a table that provides a summary of key dates as we transition to using the early FAFSA submission timeframe and earlier tax information at:
On May 10, 2015, FSA ID (Federal Student Aid) replaced the Federal Student Aid PIN. An FSA ID gives students access to Federal Student Aid’s online systems and can serve as your legal signature. Create an FSA ID.
Compare the New SAT to the ACT
Taking the SAT is the best way to show colleges you have the skills and knowledge they want most. Find out how the new SAT, launching in March, compares to the ACT.*