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What Happens When Children Mimic Adults Too Soon

Never has a day dulled, remembering the joy of being a child. Related PostsArrrgh! What Information about Colleges Should Be Paid My Attention? Guest Post: Cultural Musings Borrower Beware The Tale of a College Essay Writer When Life Hands You Lemons…

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Email:  America’s Past-Time (Literally)

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The typical teenage inbox … because email is Snapchat’s great-grandmother. Photo credit: Hubbubbaloo Creative, 2017 Related PostsALERT: Common App Change for Counselor Recommendation Tricks of the Academic Trade “Treat Me Like An Adult…Until I Need You.” The Parent Trap September 2014 ACT Scores Available Online

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“The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same”

One hundred and sixty years ago, Henry David Thoreau wrote, “You may say the wisest thing you can, old man – you who have lived seventy years, not without honor of a kind – I hear an irresistible voice which invites me away from all that. One generation abandons the enterprises of another like stranded …

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Parents Mean Well

There may be a point of “too involved”… Photo credit: New Yorker Magazine Related PostsFail to Succeed? Is College the New Speculation? Adverbial Perils The Inside Scoop about the University of California Essay Prompt #1 Evolution of Learning