CampusChat Wrap-up and Winners


The topic for the May 12th #CampusChat on Twitter was The When & How of the College Admissions Process. Suzanne Shaffer, founder of Parents Countdown to College Coach, was the guest speaker.

A ten-year veteran as a college coach and mother of two successful college graduates, Suzanne shared tips for planning and staying organized throughout the college admissions process which she says should start in the 9th grade.

We all had our favorite take-away tips, mine was this:

@collegevisit set up an email account for ALL college
correspondence (and make it professional) not hotstuff@gmail
! #campuschat

Click here to view the full transcript and follow other college admissions experts and parents who contributed to #CampusChat.


Congratulations to parents of college-bound teens: @skimanilow and @kesloane, winners of the #CampusChat give-away! Each winner will receive Organization: The Key to a Successful College Admissions Process. Developed by Suzanne for ParentsCountdowntoCollegeCoach, this CD provides parents and teens with a suggested filing system,
along with templates and forms to help with the organization process.

You're invited to follow Suzanne on Twitter: @SuzanneShaffer for more information for parents and teens on navigating the college admissions maze.

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