7 Things Colleges are Looking for Today

7 Things Colleges are Looking for Today

Colleges look at many factors when reviewing applicants, and students should consider all of them when choosing a school. Here are Tutor Doctor's seven things colleges are looking for today!

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  • 7 Things Colleges are Looking for Today

    College Application Tips

    This blog post summarizes some great insights from "The Well-Rounded Student" chapter in our Academic Success Formula book. Students have many factors to consider when making a choice of college. Besides just having the required GPA, family expectations ...

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  • How to Stay Focused During the Holiday Season

    Holiday Season

    During the holiday season, many students will find themselves on a well-deserved break from school. While we certainly hope your holiday season is relaxing and fun, we also recommend using this time to get ready for next year. It's easy for students to get ...

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  • Teaching Kids to Give Back During the Holidays

    Volunteer Work

    The holidays are meant to be a time of togetherness. During these festive months, many of us will celebrate special days that reflect our thankfulness and appreciation. We think it's important that kids understand the benefits of altruism, and there's no ...

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  • How to Help Your Child Stand Out

    Academic Success Formula

    This blog post summarizes some great insights from "The Power of Standing Out" chapter in our Academic Success Formula book. Students that stand out get more positive reinforcement and a better overall academic experience. It makes sense when you think ...

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  • Why You Should Consider Adding an Academic Coach to Your Child's Routine

    Personalized Tutoring

    When an Olympic athlete wins a medal, they are always quick to thank their supportive coaches – and for good reason! A coach takes a person's goal, breaks down the steps needed to get there, and organizes the process of improvement in a manageable way. ...

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  • Career Readiness - Tips For Your First Interview

    Career Development

    1) Dress to impress. Your appearance is the very first impression people will see when you walk in for an interview. For potential employers, this is important. We would recommend wearing something semi-formal – a nice blouse or button-down shirt, clean ...

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  • Optimizing Brain Function with Nutrition

    Academic Success Formula

    This blog post summarizes some great insights from "The Power of Change" chapter in our Academic Success Formula book. When we talk about the factors involved in academic success, we often think of study efforts, classroom skills, etc. However, there's ...

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  • 10 Tips for Improvements Before Your Next Report Card

    Better Grades

    Could your report card look better? If you are trying to raise your grades – fear not! We've got some simple and effective strategies to help. Here are ten awesome Tutor Doctor tips for improvements before your next report card! 1) Identify the classes ...

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  • Home Strategies to Help Your Child With Dyslexia

    Special Needs

    Children with dyslexia have specific learning needs, but with the right guidance and support they can succeed like any other student. In today's world, public schools offer many different programs and resources to assist students with dyslexia. You can ...

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