From Skill to Achievement

How do students move from learning a skill to achieving mastery? It all comes down to consistency and practice. Yes, AI. In order to move from skill to achievement, students need to practice every single day. Whether a student wants to learn to tie their shoes or study for Advanced Placement (AP) exams, students need …

The Power of FAFSA

Students and families, hear me: if you plan to attend college next year, apply for FASFA. FAFSA, also known as the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, allows colleges and universities to provide financial aid for college students. Financial aid means money! I want to share a few reasons why every student should apply for …

Stay Focused

Happy December, scholars and families! We are halfway through the second quarter of the school year. For seniors, your counselors will send your first semester transcripts to your colleges and universities. For my remaining scholars in grades 6-11, you have a chance to reflect on successes and challenges. Before we move into 2019, I want …

School Daze

Welcome back to school, scholars!Hopefully, everyone feels settled with with teachers, classes, and homework. If you're feeling dazed or confused, I'm here to help! Here are a few strategies to help you succeed for the rest of the first quarter. Turn in Your Homework Homework is an opportunity for you to practice what you've learned …