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Quantity vs. Quality: How to Make your Extracurricular Activities Meaningful
is the founder of Synocate, www.synocate.com
Admission to your dream college is not only contingent on academic success, but also your extracurricular work. College admission officers want to know you as more than just a number- they want to know what makes you tick - what are you passionate about, what drives you?
4 Secrets For Making Your Extracurriculars Look Best On Your College Apps
5 Ways to Chase Your Passions in High School
When it comes to applying to college, it's no longer just about the 4.0. Now it's about what you've done outside the classroom. Here's a sampler of some popular organizations that give students the chance to follow their passions in a big way.
What Will Be Left When You Are Older?
Lisa Farnham and Ashley Taylor
The Dose Girls
If by age 9, my daughter already has a Kindle Fire, access to an iPad and has been to New York City twice and on and on, what is left for her to experience when she is older? Am I somehow setting her up for crushing disappointment?
What I Learned From Lazy French Mothers
Author, 'Bringing Up Bébé' and 'Bébé Day By Day'
I've come around to the French (though not exclusively French) idea that a slower, less stressful pace of family life isn't just more relaxing for grown-ups. It's also good for kids.
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