Writing the College Essay

By Suzanne Crossman Writing the college essay is a demanding and often overwhelming task for students. Summer is a great time for students to begin the essay-writing process, when they aren’t juggling academics, extracurriculars, and college applications. Parents can help guide students through this process by providing some direct instruction. What is the purpose of…

WHAT IS DYSLEXIA…

…and Why is Our Answer Important? Submitted by Brock and Fernette Eide, Authors of The Dyslexic Advantage What does it really mean to be dyslexic? The most common definition states that dyslexia is a brain-based disorder that makes reading and spelling harder than expected given an individual’s intelligence and education. We believe this definition is too narrow,…