Livius (formerly Chyten)

You've Been Accepted to College... Now What?

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Welcome to the Livius podcast! We discuss education, optimizing high school, planning for college, and the importance of sharing YOUR story. Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/LiviusPod and please join our Facebook group for videos, articles, and more tips at www.facebook.com/ChytenTutoring/ .
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You've Been Accepted to College... Now What?
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss what students can do once they've been accepted into college. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
28:33
March 22, 2019
Top Study Skills Tips
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by returning guest Dr. Andy Snyder to discuss their top tips for improving study skills. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
19:30
March 19, 2019
Accommodations and the Cheating Scandal
In today's episode Jason talks with Kristi Davin, Executive Director of Chyten and parent, about the recent college applications cheating scandal and who really deserves accommodations on standardized tests. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
19:56
March 14, 2019
How 9th and 10th Graders Can Prepare for College Applications
In today's episode Jason talks with college counselor Andy Snyder about what 9th and 10th graders can focus on to start thinking about college applications. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
15:08
March 12, 2019
The Value of College
In today's episode Jason talks with Kristi Davin, Executive Director of Chyten and parent, about the value of College beyond just the classes and degree. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
25:45
March 7, 2019
Seniors Who Missed College Application Deadlines
In today's episode Jason talks with college counselor Andy Snyder about what steps high school seniors can take if they missed college application deadlines.  Is it too late?
21:59
March 5, 2019
Planning for Your Future Career
In today's episode Jason talks with Kristi Davin, Executive Director of Chyten, about how planning for the type of career you want now can help you get there. Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
20:01
February 26, 2019
Junior Year College Application Timeline
In today's episode Jason sits down with college counselor Andy Snyder to discuss how juniors in high school should be preparing for their college applications.
27:22
February 21, 2019
Avoiding the Senior Slide
In today's episode Jason talks with Kristi Davin, Executive Director of Chyten and parent, about the consequences of a senior slide and how to avoid falling into one. Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
28:21
February 19, 2019
Beyond the Numbers: AP and SAT Subject Tests
In today's episode, Jason and college counselor Leigh Ann Schwartz, M.Ed. talk about AP and SAT Subject Tests.  They take a closer look at how important those scores truly are when it comes to college applications.
22:02
February 14, 2019
How Juniors Can Prepare for College Applications
In today's episode, Jason sits down with college counselor Marvin Vilma to discuss the different ways in which high school juniors can prepare for their college applications.
20:46
February 12, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About Financial Aid
In today's episode, Jason is once again joined by college counselor Leigh Ann Schwartz, M.Ed.  They give you everything you need to know about financial aid and more specifically FAFSA.
22:36
February 7, 2019
Admissions Beyond the Numbers
In today's episode, Jason talks to college counselor Marvin about how applying to college means much more than just your numbers.
21:55
February 5, 2019
English Language Learning
In today's episode, Jason talks to tutor Cindy Frueh about her experiences teaching english as a second language to young students. Check out our Twitter: https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
25:29
January 31, 2019
Stephanie Clegg Shares Her Science Background
In today's episode Jason talks to tutor Stephanie Clegg and her background in Science.  Stephanie shares her journey through the medical and science worlds, and some of her tutoring experiences. Follow us on Twitter!  https://twitter.com/LiviusPod
23:06
January 29, 2019
The Truth About Early Decision and Early Action
Jason sits down with college counselor Leigh Ann Schwartz, M.Ed. to discuss Early Decision/Action.  They dive into some of the myths surrounding early applications, and the advantages and disadvantages of applying early.
17:35
January 24, 2019
How to Perfect Your College List
Jason and college counselor Leigh Ann Schwartz, M.Ed. discuss the right amount of colleges to apply to, and why it's important to hit the right number.
16:00
January 22, 2019
The Transitions from Elementary to Middle School and from Middle to High School
Jason talks about the challenges in the transitions from elementary to middle school and from middle to high school, and how to best face those challenges. Articles: https://www.chyten.com/transition-elementary-school-middle-school.html https://www.chyten.com/transition-middle-school-high-school.html
18:04
December 21, 2018
Tuition, Room and Board, Other College Costs, and the Facts and Fantasies About 'Free Tuition'
Frequent co-host Kristi Davin joins Jason to discuss the various costs of college, the truth about 'free tuition', and scholarships. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
21:41
November 9, 2018
What Not To Do When Building a College List
Frequent co-host Kristi Davin provides a first-person parent perspective on helping your children and students build a college list along with the traps to avoid. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
09:27
September 28, 2018
Recent SAT Controversies
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss the recent controversies engulfing the College Board and the SAT. For more information, check out our blog post: https://www.chyten.com/current-controversy-around-sat-scores.html If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
24:04
September 25, 2018
Getting Into College With a Low GPA
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss some tips floating around the internet about how to get into college despite earning a lower GPA than useful for getting into college. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
30:36
September 21, 2018
17 College Majors That Are Underemployed
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss a recent article on Forbes.com about 17 college majors whose graduates are surprisingly underemployed. Some are actually surprising, while others, not so much. The article on Forbes can be found here: https://www3.forbes.com/leadership/17-college-majors-that-report-higher-underemployment/ If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
28:34
September 14, 2018
Hacking the SAT 10: Teaching the Essay Section
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the essay section. How has the essay section changed since the 2016 re-write of the SAT? What are students supposed to do on the essay, and why is it so challenging? What is the biggest mistake students make on the essay? Neil and Jason answer these questions and more. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
21:34
September 12, 2018
Hacking the SAT 9: Teaching the Writing Section
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the writing section. How is the Writing section similar to and different from the Reading section? How important is grammar instruction? Neil and Jason answer these questions and more. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
09:42
August 29, 2018
How Important Are My Test Scores?
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to attempt to answer one of the most common questions we've been asked. We discuss where test scores place in the college application process and how to make test scores an asset to your application. For our episode on the Naviance Scattergram, you can listen here: https://anchor.fm/endeavor/episodes/College-Prep-Tools-Naviance--the-Scattergram-e1i7j3 If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
14:31
August 27, 2018
Hacking the SAT 8: Teaching the Reading Section
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the reading section. What makes the reading section challenging? What is more important, the passage or the questions? Neil and Jason ponder those questions and more. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
15:24
August 21, 2018
Hacking the SAT 7: Teaching the Math Section
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the math section. What math is on the math section? What do you need to know? Jason and Neil even work on a math problem! If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
17:48
August 16, 2018
The Value of the SAT/ACT Essay
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss what value there is in taking the optional essay on either the SAT or the ACT. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
30:08
August 10, 2018
Hacking the SAT 6: HomeWORK for Results
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss how homework. How much homework is too much? Is there such a thing as too little homework? How should it be organized? Jason and Neil figure it out. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
18:20
August 7, 2018
Understanding the Test Optional Movement
Recorded live at the Test Prep, Admissions, and Private Tutoring Professionals Conference in Boston on Friday, July 27, 2018. Host Jason Breitkopf moderated a panel on Understanding the Test Optional Movement in college admissions with guests Scott Clyburn founder/owner of North Avenue Education in Portland, Oregon and Scott Webster, College Entrance Director of Clayborne Education in Charlottesville, Virginia. Audience members asked questions throughout the discussion, however, it may be difficult to hear all of the questions, but the panel tried to repeat the question in their answers. For additional background information, you can read this article on the test optional movement on the Chyten blog: https://www.chyten.com/test-optional-really-mean.html . If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
42:44
August 2, 2018
Hacking the SAT 5: Strategies vs Drilling
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss building a curriculum for your own SAT program, focusing on the two main schools of thought. Should your program focus on drilling practice problems and test sections or should it focus on strategy instruction? If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
15:03
July 31, 2018
First Generation College Students
Co-host of the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series Neil Khaund interviews college counselor and scholarship maven Harpreet Singh about his experience as a first generation college student. Pardon the audio quality. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
26:11
July 27, 2018
Hacking the SAT 4: Classroom Space Considerations
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the options for classroom spaces for SAT programs and practice tests. They also touch on whether technology is useful or necessary for a successful SAT program. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
12:34
July 24, 2018
Non-Traditional Paths - A Parent Perspective
Frequent co-host and guest Kristi Davin sits down for a conversation with fellow parent of teenaged sons and Chyten test prep program advisor Vicki Jones. Vicki is a former public school teacher and currently advises parents on which test prep or academic tutoring programs are best for their students. Kristi and Vicki discuss their experiences with students pursuing non-traditional college paths. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
13:17
July 19, 2018
Hacking the SAT 3: Pre-assessment Basics
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, who inspired this Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the best tools to use as a pre-program assessment in your pwn SAT program. Parent questions are answered and PSAT myths are busted. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
16:34
July 19, 2018
Independent High School Application Interviews
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor and former college & independent high school admissions officer Marvin Vilma for the fifth episode in our series on independent high school admissions. In this episode, we discuss the interview, both from the student's and the parents' perspectives. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
15:55
July 13, 2018
Hacking the SAT 2: Building an Ideal Class Syllabus
Host Jason Breitkopf and Endeavor visionary Neil Khaund discuss how a school or non-profit can build a schedule and syllabus for their hacked SAT program. Timing and setting appropriate test date goals are important keys to success. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
16:07
July 10, 2018
College Visits - A Parent Perspective
Frequent co-host Kristi Davin provides a first-person parent perspective on college visits. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
20:34
June 29, 2018
SAT Reading, Writing, Essay vs ACT Reading, English, Essay
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin in a follow up to the SAT Math vs ACT Math episode. In this episode we discuss the differences between the English language sections on the SAT and the ACT, with the goal of helping students decide which test is best for them. For more information, please read the accompanying blog post at https://www.chyten.com/differences-sat-act-reading-writing-essay-sections.html . If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
31:48
June 26, 2018
Dealing With Rejection
Host Jason Breitkopf and frequent guest Kristi Davin discuss different options for high school students who have been rejected by their top choice colleges. For more information on community colleges, check out our previous episode, The Community College Advantage: https://anchor.fm/endeavor/episodes/The-Community-College-Advantage-e1k3vl If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
30:49
June 22, 2018
Hacking the SAT 1: Build Your Own SAT Prep Program
Host Jason Breitkopf and Endeavor visionary Neil Khaund introduce a new summer series called Hacking the SAT in which we show you how to build your own SAT prep program at your school, at a non-profit, or at home. In this episode, Jason provides tips on pre-program practice tests and goal setting. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
10:25
June 19, 2018
Social Media Hygiene
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined once again by educator and communications expert Kristi Davin, this time to discuss social media and the positives and negatives for students and their college application process. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
27:38
June 15, 2018
Independent High School Visits
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor and former college & independent high school admissions officer Marvin Vilma for the fourth episode in our series on independent high school admissions. In this episode, we discuss the school visit. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
11:49
June 12, 2018
The Community College Advantage
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and college admissions expert, Dr. Wanda Montañez to discuss community college, and why they can be a useful option for some students. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
18:53
June 8, 2018
Financial Aid Award Letters
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined once again by college counselor, former college admissions officer, and all-around college application experience expert, Dr. Wanda Montañez to discuss financial aid award letters, including how to read them and what the details mean. For a series of example letters, the College Board has provided a link here: https://secure-media.collegeboard.org/CollegePlanning/media/pdf/sample-financial-aid-award-letters.pdf If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
20:23
June 5, 2018
Summertime Prep for Building Your Authentic Narrative
Host Jason Breitkopf shares a conversation between college counselors Ariella Reidenberg and Harpreet Singh on their experiences using summer to build their personal narrative in preparation for the college application process. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
15:00
June 1, 2018
College Prep Tools: Naviance & the Scattergram
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by fellow Endeavor host Kristi Davin to discuss a useful tool in the college prep and admissions process: the scattergram. Follow this link to the example scattergram used by Jason & Kristi in the episode: http://bloximages.chicago2.vip.townnews.com/auburnpub.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/f/bb/fbba2f32-e3f5-5e20-a630-7ed6dfbcf27f/563bac99b044a.image.png If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
15:10
May 29, 2018
Independent High School Admissions Process
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor, former college admissions officer, and former independent high school admissions officer Marvin Vilma for the third in our series on independent high school admissions. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
16:27
May 25, 2018
The Common App
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor, former college admissions officer, and general college admissions expert, Dr. Wanda Montañez to discuss the Common App. Explore the Common App at http://www.commonapp.org If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
19:40
May 18, 2018
Paying for College - A Parent Perspective
BONUS EPISODE! Frequent co-host Kristi Davin provides a first-person parent perspective on the paying for college experience. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
07:56
May 17, 2018
Dealing With Disappointing Test Scores
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent co-host Kristi Davin to discuss ideas and options for dealing with disappointing test scores. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
42:23
May 16, 2018
Independent School Testing
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor and former admissions officer Marvin Vilma for the second in a series about the high school admissions process. In this episode, Jason and Marvin discuss high school admittance tests: the SSAT, the ISEE, and the HSPT. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
17:51
May 8, 2018
Personal Testing Calendar
Host Jason Breitkopf and returning guest Kristi Davin discuss how to plan out when to take various standardized tests such as the SAT & ACT, SAT Subject Tests, and AP tests. Jason and Kristi referenced an article that Jason wrote about junior year stress, which can be found on the Chyten blog here: https://www.chyten.com/junior-year-stress.html If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
37:11
May 2, 2018
Choosing an Independent High School
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor, former admissions officer, & independent (private) high school expert Marvin Vilma for the first in a series of episodes on the independent (& parochial) school admissions process. If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
16:00
April 27, 2018
College Course Selection
Host Jason Breitkopf welcomes a new guest onto the pod, Noël Um, to discuss strategies for selecting courses in college. Noël is an experienced tutor who recently finished her master's degree at Columbia University. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
24:03
April 24, 2018
Navigating College Fairs
Host Jason Breitkopf and college counseling & college admissions expert Dr. Wanda Montañez discuss navigating college fairs. Whether you attend as a student, parent, educator, or counselor, college fairs can be overwhelming, but making a plan in advance can make all the difference. For more information, here is the article which inspired this conversation: https://medium.com/@endeavoryourstory/getting-the-most-out-of-college-fairs-5bb55fe8001a . Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
24:10
April 20, 2018
Planning College Visits
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor and former college admissions officer Alison Burr to discuss planning and making the most of college visits. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
30:40
April 13, 2018
How to Read an SAT Score Report
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by college counselor and former college admissions officer Dr. Wanda Montañez to break down a sample SAT score report which can be downloaded from the College Board website. Follow along with your own score report, if you have one. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
35:19
April 11, 2018
SAT Math vs ACT Math
Jason Breitkopf and Kristi Davin discuss the differences between the Math sections on the SAT and the ACT, and what goes into deciding which test to take. For more information, here is the original article that inspired this discussion: https://www.chyten.com/differences-sat-act-math.html Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
31:35
April 10, 2018
Elements of Exemplary Recommendation Letters
Host Jason Breitkopf and returning guest Dr. Wanda Montañez discuss what makes for a good college recommendation letter. Wanda advises college counselors, teachers, and other adults on how to write unique and helpful letters while also giving student tips on what to look for in a recommender. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.
28:46
April 6, 2018
Tips for Improving Your College Application Essay
Host Jason Breitkopf and guest Dr. Wanda Montañez discuss tips for improving the college application essay. Here is a list of the 2017-18 Common App essay prompts/questions: https://www.chyten.com/blog/common-app-essays-for-2017-2018.html Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
25:04
March 14, 2018
Finding Your Best Fit College
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by guest Marvin Vilma, a college counselor and former admissions officer, to discuss suggestions for finding a best fit college. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
28:40
March 14, 2018
Wikipedia - Positives and Negatives
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by separately by two guests in this episode, college professor Dr. Annalise Gypsy Murphy and high school librarian Melissa Jackson, to debate the benefits and hazards of using Wikipedia for research and what each guest believes is the best method for conducting basic research. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
25:23
March 14, 2018
Summer Internships
Host Jason Breitkopf and returning guest Dr. Wanda Montañez discuss summer internships for high school students, including what an internship is, how they differ from the stereotypical summer job, and their benefits and hazards. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
26:35
March 14, 2018
Scholarships 101
Host Jason Breitkopf and college counselor and student mentor Harpreet Singh discuss college scholarships, from the search process through the application process and beyond. Here is Harpreet's article on scholarships: https://www.chyten.com/heres-use-scholarships-help-pay-college.html Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
29:21
March 14, 2018
"You'll Never Get a Job with an English Major!"
Host Jason Breitkopf and Kristi Davin deconstruct the trope that there are certain college majors, like an English major, for which a student has no hope of getting a job upon graduating college. Spoiler alert: it's not true! Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
32:11
March 14, 2018
College Application Supplemental Essays
Host Jason Breitkopf and college counselor and student mentor Ariella Reidenberg discuss the supplemental writing samples and other submissions common to college applications. Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information. Intro and exit music provided by Terry Silverlight, “The Professor” from his album Duets, available on
28:04
March 14, 2018
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