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"For many students the college admissions essay is the most daunting part of applying to college. Elizabeth Stone draws upon her extensive experience guiding students through all aspects of the admissions process to show parents, teachers, counselors, and others how to effectively mentor students as they tackle their essays. Chock full of great tips and sample essays, The Better College Essay is a resource that will prove invaluable for anyone wanting to help teenagers present themselves authentically and distinctively."
- Sally P. Springer, Ph.D.
Associate Chancellor Emerita, UC Davis
Co-author, Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know About Getting Into College
The Better College Essay
In The Better College Essay, Dr. Elizabeth Stone presents her strategies for helping students pen the best possible essays by prodding and encouraging them to dig deeply and think broadly. Collections of sample essays written by students admitted to elite colleges abound, but Dr. Stone explores the actual process through which s ... read more
Private Colleges & Universities Magazines
You've most likely seen one of our publications from your students or at a conference. PC&U is mailed to over 1.5 million students each year, and now you can order a set to call your own! Filled with high-quality articles and college profiles, this would be a perfect addition to your college resource center or for your own refer ... read more
2014-15 Hyper-Handbook CD-ROM Lab Pack
Now every counselor in your office can, cost effectively, have access to the most comprehensive and unbiased resource for college admissions data on the market, with full descriptions of 1,700 accredited four-year colleges. Available for purchase with one Hyper-Handbook at full price. Ships September 2014. NOTE: To order this l ... read more