Class Struggle: child resists college search


Posted at 08:00 PM ET, 11/28/2010

If your child resists the college search

A frustrated parent brought an unnerving problem to my Admissions 101 discussion group on washingtonpost.com. The student (many of us in the group immediately assumed it was a boy) had gotten into a well-respected public university in his state and, the parent said, “adamantly refused to go on college visits or apply to any schools other than” his one and only choice.

By Jay Mathews  |  08:00 PM ET, 11/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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