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Receiving Accommodations in College

Receiving Accommodations in College The transition from high school to college, while exciting, can have its share of challenges. These challenges are often magnified if you are a student with a learning disability and/or ADHD. The good news is that, as in high school, you have legal protections and will likely be eligible for accommodations [...]

By | 2017-11-02T11:50:52+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Accommodations, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Where Should I Apply to College? [Casey Rowley Guest Post]

Schools are starting back up and this guest post by BHHS College Counselor Casey Rowley spells out guidelines of what to focus on this year when it comes to college applications.     If you ask anyone where they went to college and the path they took to get where they are today you will [...]

By | 2017-06-30T00:36:14+00:00 August 14th, 2017|College Admissions, High School, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do You Play Nice with Others? Advice for the Group or Team-Based Interview

Do You Play Nice with Others? Advice for the Group or Team-Based Interview Business schools want to see how candidates interact with peers before anyone’s even admitted, which can be very telling. It’s not actually an interview, per se, because there is no Q&A with participants. Each school conducts the group interview somewhat differently, and [...]

By | 2017-05-31T10:11:59+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Graduate School Admissions, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Important GMAT Test Dates for 2017

The GMAT is administered year-round at hundreds of locations around the world. So, unlike other standardized tests, you can take it at almost any time, in the morning and afternoon. However, 2017 GMAT test dates and times will fill up quickly, especially as MBA admissions season ramps up again. As with the rest of your [...]

A Recipe for Tutoring: What I Learned from my First Job

A Recipe for Tutoring: What I Learned from My First Job by Theo Popov When I was in high school, there was this rowdy kid in my class, whom we’ll call “Pete” (no real names have been used in this blog post). Pete didn’t care about school, rarely did his homework, and when he paid attention [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:35+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Tutor Spotlights, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Far in Advance Should I Study for the ACT?

When Should I Study? Three weeks? Three months? A year? What amount of time is long enough to study for the ACT? Like most questions dealing with the ACT, the answers vary according to your situation. Different students need different plans based on their skill levels, educational goals, and time available. Here are four steps [...]

By | 2017-05-22T07:10:36+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment