3 Bonus Sessions
- Filling out the FAFSA
- Does a Gap Year Make Sense?
- Inside Scoop from Real Parents with Experience
Founder of HECA (Higher Educational Consultants Association), Teacher at UCLA college counseling certificate program
Filling Out the FAFSA
April 8, 2021 / 8pm ET
Cyndy McDonald guides you through filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, answering parents’ most frequently asked questions – starting with, “Do I have to?” (Answer: Yes, you do.) She’ll also cover what you need to know about the CSS Profile required by some colleges and universities.
Julia Rogers is an experiential education expert and founder of EnRoute Consulting.
Carla Y. Emanuele
Carla Y. Emanuele is the co-chair of the DEIA committee with the Gap Year Association
Does a Gap Year Make Sense?
May 4, 2021 / 8pm ET
Does a gap year make sense for your kid? Who benefits from taking a gap year, and what do colleges think about them? Julia Rogers and Carla Emanuele talk about the range of options that are available and how to factor a gap year into the college planning process.
Julia Rogers & Carla Y. Emanuele
In education for over twenty years, Oona Hanson is a parent coach who supports families with teens and tweens as they navigate the challenges of adolescence. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.
Kamyra Harding captains a starting line up of five sons. Four were accepted to and attended college. The fifth is a high school junior immersed in the college preparation process.
Inside Scoop from Real Parents with Experience
May 11, 2021 / 8pm ET
Tonight a panel of parents, Oona Hanson and Kamyra Harding, who have recently been through the college process will be on hand to share their experience and answer your questions about the college process. Like everyone else, they'll tell is like it is.