• 6 Problems With The College Application Process

    5 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    We're heading dangerously fast towards college with my high school senior. We are now in our year of “lasts.” We've been preparing for this momentous moment for almost 18 years, and navigating the college application process for 18 months. Who knows what the future has in store for him, but I do know one thing: the college application process is flawed. I mean really flawed. And it needs to be fixed.
    Here are 6 reasons why:
    1. A 4.0 GPA isn't good enough.
    Getting a 4.0 GPA simply isn't good enough. It's now considered a starting point (let me remind you that a 4.0 is straight A's in every...
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