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THE COMMON APP
College Counseling: Public vs. Private School - Which One Is Right For Me?
is the founder of Synocate, www.synocate.com
Students change, so colleges are instead looking for dynamic individuals that are open-minded, capable of learning, and able to contribute back to their community. These traits can be show at either a private or public school.
Hacking the Common App Essay Prompts, Pt. II
College counselor and specialist in college application essays.
Essays about family often commit the error of what I call asymmetrical importance. What is important to the writer (his mom, dad, siblings, pets) often holds zero meaning for the detached reader.
What The Common App Is (And How To Make Yours Amazing)
The Art of the Common App College Essay
Director, Chyten Tutors & Test Prep of Montclair
If brevity is the soul of wit, then recent changes to the Common Application essay could be the limbs and outward flourishes. Tedious? Yes. Impertinent? No.
Unacceptable Changes to the Common Application for College Applicants
Founder, Ivy Coach
Beginning this fall, the Common Application is imposing a strict 500-word limit on the personal statement.
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