French is a complicated language, but that doesn’t mean every lesson has to be difficult from the get-go. So this French lesson is keeping it simple by introducing you to the most essential phrases to know. Even with very limited familiarity with the language, you could survive with these phrases. If you’re going to be traveling… Read More Essential French Phrases – Learn French!
College in America is off-the-charts ridiculous when it comes to cost, and financial aid is a very common way of relieving some of the weight of college tuition. There are generally two types of financial aid for which you can apply. FAFSA Provided by the federal government, FAFSA stands for “free application for federal student… Read More A Simple Guide to Financial Aid
Many American high schools and colleges require at least 2 years of study in a foreign language. Despite this, American’s generally fall behind other countries in proficiency in non-English languages. Before electing to not sign up for that French or German class, consider the benefits of learning a second or third language. Improved Multi-tasking People… Read More Why You Should Be Learning A Foreign Language
I have always been a bookworm and swear to always be one for as long as I have breath in my lungs. I’ve found, however, that most people do not share this sentiment. I simply cannot imagine a life without books, and I truly believe that Ernest Hemingway was right in saying that “There is… Read More The Value of Reading + My Recommended Reads
When your senior year comes, you have several different options for how you want to approach applying for college. Besides just the schools themselves, you can choose from up to three different application programs. Not all schools may offer all three (about 450 colleges in the U.S. offer Early Decision or Early Action programs,) but… Read More Applying to College: Early Decision, Early Action, or Regular Admission?
When applying to any college directly out of high school, you will need an SAT and/or ACT score report. Most schools accept either, but some schools prefer one or have certain requirements such as SAT subject tests. Use this guide to help you decide which is best for you, but don’t forget to check with… Read More SAT vs. ACT