colleges


Show Me The Money (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Applying for scholarships? Overwhelmed with applications? Don’t know where to start? This presentation will provide information and tips to help students and families understand and navigate the scholarship process so that they can secure funding for college. Presented by Faith in Motion College Admission Consulting Services. Recommended for families of […]


SAT vs. ACT: The Facts vs. The Hype (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

How much do you know about these all-important tests? This workshop will help families understand the difference between the two college entrance exams in terms of content, question types, length, and skills tested, as well as what tests schools prefer. Unique to this presentation will be the sharing of a […]


⭐ College Readiness: Meet and Greet the Colleges (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Ready to change your life? This College Readiness virtual presentation will feature representatives from three Maryland colleges. This presentation will feature representatives from local colleges who will share information and answer your questions about their colleges. Melissa S. Wass, Director of Admissions & Recruitment from Garrett College Sean Joseph Aurigemma, College […]


Navigating the College Experience with ACES (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Achieving Collegiate Excellence and Success [ACES] is a collaborative program among MCPS, Montgomery College, and the Universities at Shady Grove that provides an individualized and supportive pathway for students to thrive in college and enter into a successful career, especially among student groups that are underrepresented in higher education. ACES […]


Navegando por la experiencia universitaria con ACES’ Presentado en español (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Navegando por la experiencia universitaria con ACES’ Presentado en español Achieving Collegiate Excellence and Success [ACES] es un programa de colaboración entre MCPS, Montgomery College y las universidades de Shady Grove que proporciona un camino individualizado y de apoyo para que los estudiantes prosperen en la universidad y entren en […]


⭐ 529 College Savings Plan: Simply the Smart Way to Save for College (Boston Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Thinking about saving for your child’s college tuition can be a daunting and overwhelming experience. This seminar will help attendees understand the challenges that students have today and in the future when it comes to paying for college, as well as rethinking several misperceptions that many people have about college […]


BLAIR HIGH SCHOOL: Junior Parent/Guardian Meeting – Class of 2022 (VIRTUAL)

Prepare for the college and career process. Know the next steps that you should be completing as a Junior student/parent or guardian! Prepárate para el proceso universitario y profesional. ¡Conozca los próximos pasos que debe completar como estudiante / padre o tutor junior! Flyer Weblink: https://mbhs.edu/newsevents/Announcements/Junior%20Parent%20Meeting.pdf Join Zoom Meeting Junior […]


Destination College: Understanding Financial Aid (MCPS Parent Academy) – VIRTUAL

Families and students need a clear understanding of the ways to pay for college. This workshop will focus on defining financial aid, how it is determined, conducting scholarship searches, and managing student loan debt. Presented by Achieva Educational Consulting. Recommended for families of middle and high school students. Register HERE