Navigating Your Child's Education: Grades 6-8

Dr. Bethany Schweitzer

Bethany is one of the founders of College Ready, LLC, a Columbus-based organization that supports students through the college admissions process. She found her way into higher education at the end of law school, working in the admissions office. She knew that she didn’t want to practice law and applied for a job in the admissions office. Since then, she has worked in the admissions field in undergraduate, graduate, and law school admissions offices. She is passionate about helping students find their right fit college.
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Starting High School with a Plan

By Dr. Bethany Schweitzer on Jan 12, 2023 8:00 PM

The middle school years might seem too early to begin conversations about college planning, but I recommend that students and their parents begin high school with some idea of a plan. The primary reason for this is so that students know what courses they need to take throughout their high school careers. When high school students wait until their junior or senior year to begin their college search/admissions journey, they sometimes realize that they have not taken the classes they needed in order to gain admission to their preferred college or program. 

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