Coronavirus

COVID-19: The latest news impacting our college-bound kids

These are strange times to be sure! We wanted to have a place…
Test Optonial

What does it mean to apply to college test optional?

"I keep hearing announcements that colleges are no longer requiring…
Teenagers

What COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Teenagers

This spring, our worlds were turned upside down. And yet, life…
Financial Health of Colleges

Financial Health of Colleges: What Parents Need to Consider

Once upon a time, picking a college was simpler. Was it a “fit?”…
College Bill

Reading and Understanding Your College Bill

At The Core is excited to be sharing a new blog post from Malea…
high school seniors

High School Seniors: Making a College Decision in the Time of COVID-19

Spring of 2020 has been unprecedented. The impact of the Coronavirus…

Are expensive summer camps worth it?

Ever since we started our Summer Opportunities web page years…

Should Your High School Student Have a Part-Time Job?

At The Core Founder and CEO, Beth Probst, recently had the honor…

Teens picking careers?! Preparing your teen for effective career exploration and college major selection

We see many sides of the career exploration process for teens.…