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Tips for Parents: Budget Basics for Your College-bound Child’s Checklist

Oct 01, 2017 ● By North Hills Monthly magazine

All across the country, college-bound students and their families are running through the move-in day checklist: Sheets and towels? Check. In-room refrigerator? Check. Shower caddy? Check.

Sewickley Academy’s New Events Center Builds Community, Student Confidence

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Vanessa Orr

Fostering a sense of community has always been important at Sewickley Academy, Pittsburgh's oldest co-educational, college preparatory, independent Pre-K through Grade 12 day school.

Financial Aid Insights from Education Experts (Or, how safe-driving, redheaded vegetarians can pay for college)

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Jennifer Monahan

In February 2017, Forbes.com listed total student loan debt in the United States at $1.3 trillion—higher than credit card and auto loans, and second only to mortgage loans.

Prep Now to Make the Most of College Visits

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Hilary Daninhirsch

Yesterday they were in kindergarten. Today, in a time lapse that rivals the speed of light, they are studying for SATs and browsing through college catalogs.

North Allegheny School District Introducing Mindfulness Program

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Shelly Tower Rushe

Between staying focused on lessons, balancing classwork and extracurricular activities, and maintaining peer relationships, school can be stressful.

Supporting Loving and Lasting Families Goal of Every Child Inc.

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Hilary Daninhirsch

Every Child is a nonprofit organization that supports and advocates on behalf of children and families.

Younger Generation Already Working on Improving the World

Oct 01, 2017 ● By Vanessa Orr

It’s a hard concept for a lot of adults to grasp; that kids being raised today are going to be running the world tomorrow.

College Countdown: Keeping High School Students on Track for Admission

Jul 31, 2017 ● By Jennifer Monahan

PSAT, SAT and ACT tests. Application deadlines. GPAs. Campus visits. College essays. Financial aid.

R.E.D Program Aims to Empower Middle School Girls

Jul 31, 2017 ● By Hilary Daninhirsch

Forget ghosts and scary movies. Is there anything that can cause terror in the hearts of girls more than the words “middle school?”

Academic hAPPiness 101: Best Apps for School Success

Jul 31, 2017 ● By Jennifer Monahan

As August turns to September, kids and parents start to feel that back-to-school energy.
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