College Application Guide Gets Great Results, Keeps Students and Parents Sane

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Getting into the college of your choice (while maintaining family harmony) is easier with this savvy, straightforward guide featuring a 6-step writing process, sample essays, and tips on constructive roles for parents.

Families struggling with the high-stakes tension of the college application process can find peace, proactive suggestions, and dozens of insights in Don't Let Writing The College Application Essay Drive You And Your Family Crazy. This succinct and downloadable e-book shows you how to constructively engage your parents (or your high school student) in the college application process, how to remain in control of the writing process, and how to produce great essays for your college applications.

Students who want to maintain domestic harmony while also producing their best writing for college applications rely on this succinct, 62-page guide to lead them through choosing topics for their essays, the eight patterns of thought that create great essays, and the seven tips for tightening writing.

Parents who want to help relieve their high school student's stress level while being allies in the process of applying to college learn from the sections discussing the most constructive roles for parents, the three categories of effective feedback, the critical role of trusted readers, and application insights from a professional with 25 years of college essay teaching and admissions experience.

The author, Sheila Bender, has written nine books on writing, including Writing and Publishing Personal Essays, (Silver Threads Press, 2004). She presented on writing at the 2005 Conference on College Composition and Communication in San Francisco, and has taught composition at Loyola Marymount University, Seattle University, and The Lakeside School, among other distinguished institutions. As an essay editor for the last eight years, Sheila Bender has helped clients gain acceptance to some of the best colleges, business, law and medical schools in the country, including Wharton, Stanford, Kellogg, Columbia, MIT, and Cornell.

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