Campus

Sting of Saying “goodbye”

November 16, 2016 Carolina College Bound

The first “letting go” is usually that tearful pre-school or kindergarten goodbye. Fast-forward 12+ years and now you’re saying goodbye to a college freshman. Karen Levin Coburn, author of “Letting Go” describes the transition to college as a “mixture of […]

Key Dates

The College Planning Calendar

November 16, 2016 Carolina College Bound

Freshman Year It’s never too early to plan for the future. Build strong academic, language, mathematics and critical thinking skills by taking challenging courses. Study hard and get excellent grades. Strengthen your vocabulary by increasing your reading. Become involved in […]

Testing

Interpreting the new PSAT scores

November 10, 2016 Carolina College Bound

By Lee Shulman Bierer – Correspondent The October PSAT was the first introduction to the “new” SAT which will debut in March. Students were recently able to retrieve their scores online at College Board and they should receive paper copies […]

Testing

Test prep tips

November 10, 2016 Carolina College Bound

By Lee Shulman Bierer – Correspondent I’ve written about the practice tests (PSAT and The PLAN) many students take before taking the SAT or the ACT and how to interpret the scores. If you are one of the lucky ones […]

Testing

Reducing Test Anxiety

November 10, 2016 Carolina College Bound

By Lee Shulman Bierer – Correspondent Standardized testing can be paralyzing for a wider range of students than you think. Many students falsely believe that it is the most important factor in a college application decision. Students are prepping for […]

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