Counselors Network

Easy Ideas

  • College Reference Reading Lists
    Compile a reading list of college admissions reference books. This list can be very helpful to junior students and their parents.
  • Test-Related Vocabulary List
    Students and their parents are often confused by the many test names and acronyms. Assemble a list of tests and their descriptions. The following Web page can help: Test Related Vocabulary List
  • Test Preparation Sessions
    Solicit volunteers (math teachers, National Honor Society members, or Mu Alpha Theta members) to host an afternoon math tutoring session. Hold these sessions the Wednesday before an ACT, SAT, or the PSAT. Have students complete the ACT, PSAT, or SAT practice math problems in the sample booklets prior to the meeting. Award community service hours/points to student volunteer tutors!