Passion Projects in High School

Passion Projects in High School

Reading Time: 2 minutes Between school, homework, prepping for college, extracurriculars, your social life, and family time… you’re drained. How could you possibly add on anything more to your schedule? Well, a passion project may actually help you to reduce...
10 Tips to Starting High School

10 Tips to Starting High School

Reading Time: 3 minutes Congrats, you’re officially transitioning into high school! We compiled a list of tips for starting high school to help you make the most of your experience. 1. Make a visit before school starts Be sure to attend your high school’s...
10 Note Taking Tips

10 Note Taking Tips

Reading Time: 3 minutes Note taking is not an easy skill to learn. From taking notes during lecture to reviewing your textbook for a test, you may struggle to figure out which information is worth writing down. Here are some ways to make note taking easier, more fun,...
What Is Privilege?

What Is Privilege?

Reading Time: 5 minutes When logging on to social media or watching the news, you may often hear the word “privilege” being used. For many, this can be a confusing concept to grasp. Learning about privilege will allow us to become more open-minded, and move towards a...
Making the Most of Your Senior Year

Making the Most of Your Senior Year

Reading Time: 2 minutes Congrats! You’ve made it to your senior year. Between college applications, standardized testing, and keeping up in your classes, we know there’s a lot happening in your final year of high school. Don’t forget to take a moment to appreciate all...
Hands-On Experience in High School

Hands-On Experience in High School

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hands-on experience is crucial to exploring different career options. You may have your heart set on becoming an attorney; however, until you sit in the courtroom, you won’t know for sure. Often times, expectations differ from reality. You need...
Balancing a Part-Time Job in High School

Balancing a Part-Time Job in High School

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tackling a part-time job in high school is a lot of work, especially when you’re trying to keep up in all your classes. However, there are ways to make sure you thrive at work and in school! Here are some things to consider if you hope to work...
College Credit in High School

College Credit in High School

Reading Time: 3 minutes Earning college credit in high school serves as preparation for college and saves money on tuition. Check out these different options for getting a head start on your college degree. Keep in mind that different high schools offer different...
Things to Do the Summer Before College

Things to Do the Summer Before College

Reading Time: 3 minutes Congratulations, it’s official; you’re a high school graduate! With graduation said and done, you may experience mixed emotions in the time leading up to your departure for college. You may feel enthusiastic about your next chapter, or you may...