The College Search: Who is in the Driver’s Seat?

Choices surrounding college search, application, and enrollment are weighty. How do teens sort through their options and gain the skills and confidence to make such a big and expensive decision? How can parents help without adding stress or becoming overbearing?


During this episode, you learn about:

  • How students and families and other supporters can work best together.

  • How families and other supporters can be most helpful to students at key points along the path of college planning, application, and enrollment.

  • What are the common moments of tension and tips on how to resolve them.

Speakers: Rick Clark, Director of Undergraduate Admission, ‎Georgia Institute of Technology; Jon McGee, Parent, Higher Education Professional, and Author of Dear Parents: A Field Guide for College Preparation; Sandra Sohne-Johnston, Director of College Counseling, St Anne’s-Belfield School

This episode originally aired on April 14, 2021. 

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