Diane Stafford

September 18, 2019

Key Tips for Writing a Winning College Admissions Essay: What’s Most Important?

When a student writes an essay for college admissions, should it be sentimental, unique, or avant-garde? “What’s most important is that it’s you,” says Josefine Borrmann, […]
September 18, 2019

Seek Tutoring Early, Not Late

Many children don’t like to admit they are confused. The teacher is talking about algebra or history or literature—and suddenly your child decides that the words […]
September 4, 2019

Can You Dance? Do You Blog? Either Can Link You to ‘Voices from the Past’

I’ve been blogging for two months now, and today I celebrate the fact that I actually learned how to do it! Although I’ve been a writer […]
September 2, 2019

Experts’ Tips That Lead to High ACT/SAT Scores

Young people have the huge advantage of an ongoing, bubbling fount of information at their fingertips: Khan Academy, YouTube videos, Quizlets, etc. However, it’s also true […]