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The Ultimate College Packing List

RECOMMENDED READING From California Learning Center: This packing list is geared for freshman/first-year students heading off to college. It has everything you can think of, and then some. When you customize this list, be sure to: 1) Check in with your roommate about certain shared items (labeled below) 2) Check school website for updated information […]

From CLC: 10 Ways for Teens to Make Their Summer Count

RECOMMENDED READING From California Learning Center: Who doesn’t love summer time? Whether your summer is 3 weeks or 3 months, there’s plenty of time to relax and recharge. If you’re looking for some things to do to be engaged and productive while still having fun, here are some ideas, and in no particular order. READ- […]

From CLC: Why Prep for the PSAT?

RECOMMENDED READING From California Learning Center: When people think of the PSAT, they think of it as a practice test for the SAT or, they might say it’s for students to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship. While both of these are true, what’s important is for students to feel prepared and confident on test […]

From CLC: New SAT or ACT?

RECOMMENDED READING From California Learning Center: With the recent (March 2016) release of the new SAT, many students have asked which test should I take? The revised SAT is now more similar to the ACT, so the decision should be easy, because you can’t go wrong, right?  Yes, and no, while there used to be […]

From CLC: Family Road Trip

RECOMMENDED READING From California Learning Center: If hitting the open road with a car full of kids sounds a bit stressful to you, try the suggestions below for making the experience fun and relaxing.  Family road trips can make memories of a life time, and you don’t need to travel far.  A simple camping trip […]