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Identify Skills Needed for College Success

on May 30, 2017 in Special Needs
Identify Skills Needed for College Success

Families with students with learning differences might want to explore this excellent assessment built by Landmark College. Students who learn differently can explore the areas that are critical for success in a traditional higher education setting. This is an great tool to use when starting the process of building an appropriate college list. I particularly like […]

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Lynn University Counselor Update

on July 10, 2014 in Selecting Your College, Special Needs
Lynn University Counselor Update

Lynn University hosted a counselor breakfast and provided an excellent update on this popular Boca Raton, Florida, university of 1800 undergraduates. Lynn has plans to grow and continue to focus on providing an individualized learning experience. The vibrant food scene in the local area is a big draw for students, especially those enrolled in the […]

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Accommodations for Standardized Tests

on April 11, 2014 in Special Needs, Test Deadlines
Accommodations for Standardized Tests

Here is an excellent update on the process of applying for accommodations for the SAT and ACT.

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Landmark College Summer Program at UC Berkeley for Students with Learning Differences

on May 17, 2013 in Alerts, Special Needs
Landmark College Summer Program at UC Berkeley for Students with Learning Differences

I just received this announcement for a summer program for students with learning differences heading to college: Landmark College — America’s leading college for students with language-based learning disabilities, ADHD and ASD — is bringing its expertise to the West Coast this summer in a rigorous 5-day workshop at the University of California Berkeley. WHAT:         […]

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