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  • admin 03:16 on 04/27/2013 Permalink
    Tags: Amazed, , , , Summer,   

    Prepare to be Amazed at What is Available for Students this Summer 

    (PRWEB) January 18, 2005

    Trends in the sector have an effect on their plan offerings. Just lately, there’s been a demand for shorter plans or applications that can be pieced with each other. Why? Children today have so significantly going on that summer time packages have to be planned close to summertime college, sports commitments, or household vacations. As an example of this trend, your child could encounter two weeks kickboxing in Thailand, coupled with yet another two weeks of soccer in Costa Rica. Second, we see that mothers and fathers want a bigger “bang for the buck.” Packages employed to be strictly delineated between language packages, local community service, and journey. Right now, you could choose a single program in which your youngster could do all 3. Furthermore, academic applications used to be geared a lot more for the academically mature child now dad and mom may demand far more of a broad-based mostly pre-school encounter involving SAT prep, university tours and a taste of university life.


    So, what else is new for 2005?


    Specialty Camps:


    Even though a traditional camp is nevertheless the choice for a lot of households, specialty camps with unusual offerings are popping up all over the place. It is not uncommon to discover offerings at these camps which incorporate culinary arts, secret agent specialties, skateboarding, or robotics. Nonetheless, it may surprise you that your son or daughter (age 9 -16) could go to Rock Star Camp or Hollywood Stunt Camp. As a rock star camper, your little one could perform side-by-side with professional songwriters, producers and dancers in state-of-the-artwork studios and hone their expertise in hip hop, funk, Latin or break dancing. As a stunt camper, your child could learn thrilling large falls, hand-to-hand fight or how to choreograph his/her very own battle scene.


    Higher College Courses for Credit:


    Maybe you really feel that summertime is too long for your child to go without having formal academic studying. At some extremely trustworthy boarding colleges, your child can bone up on English or Math, although still possessing all of the entertaining of summer time through activities like mountain biking, horseback riding, technical rock climbing, or archery. These packages can be for credit score, depending upon the length of the program and how your child’s college accepts credit programs taken outdoors the school. These plans can be remedial or sophisticated.


    Language packages:


    Although learning a foreign language is not a new concept, combining it with other interests in obviously a new phenomenon. Numerous language programs incorporate a home remain, where a pupil is matched with a family in buy to reinforce the language of examine whilst enriching the student’s encounter by means of cultural exchange and local community service. Some students will forego the property keep encounter to target on another interest. Probably your little one needs to examine painting, photography or cooking whilst understanding Italian. Or, possibly your kid desires to examine architecture in Switzerland whilst understanding French. The possibilities are endless!


    Travel Plans:


    Whilst these applications utilized to be about going to busy tourist attractions, some have morphed into mini consider tanks, undertaking the study of international problems. One this kind of plan for next 12 months will get students and turn them into international awareness “action corps” groups. They may well review well being care and AIDS in Senegal, or local community growth in El Salvador, or biodiversity in Ecuador. Although in these countries, they would participate alongside nearby buddies and authorities ahead of returning to the U.S. to build and existing ideas for continuing action. This is not for the informal traveler!


    College Campus Academic Research Applications:


    Regardless of whether purely for enrichment or school credit score, academic programs are considerably in demand. They give higher college college students a taste of what it’s like to dwell on a university campus. In addition to academic examine, each program provides SAT Prep, university excursions, a selection of sports packages, visits to neighborhood sights as well as weekend excursions to nearby cities. The directors of these applications are always searching to give unusual course offerings. Course studies selection from Crime Scene Investigation (produced well-known by the actuality-based mostly CSI packages) to driver’s education. An additional system is giving a spring break plan in leadership, intelligence and nationwide security.


    University Prep:


    One more trend we are starting up to see is all-inclusive school prep workshops focusing on the school essay, getting ready for college interviews, such as individual sessions with advisors and university excursions. 1 plan even makes it possible for the higher college pupil to explore various majors and minors in the course of their keep, paying a full week on a main and small of their curiosity. These more centered applications are held on school campuses and are from 10 days to three weeks in length. They are developed to give higher school college students a comprehensive approach to the university application approach.




    Does your youngster have a specific curiosity in a job path? Do you want them to acquire encounter in that field? If so, this is the option for your youngster. In an internship program, your little one can operate side by side with experts in their area of interest – from Archaeology to Style Style, from Healthcare Research to Strategic Research. Interns perform in top firms in London like Sotheby’s, Barclays Financial institution and Bloomsbury Publishing (home of Harry Potter). Up to now, this sort of internship experience has been organized mostly in England, but now these types of internships are currently being provided in large U.S. cities, like New York City and Philadelphia, by reputable teen program directors. Following their every day “work,” the employees organizes evening activities and weekend excursions for the kids. They are housed on secure college campuses.


    What ever variety of plan you and your youngster decide on, you want it to be a properly-run, well-supervised, enriching experience. With all of the choices available, it can be beneficial to speak to a camp advisor, or pay a visit to a camp honest. Content camping!



    Lisa Mullen






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  • admin 22:16 on 03/26/2013 Permalink
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    PennandPaper.com Ramps Up Essay Editing Services for Summer 

    New York, NY (Vocus) June four, 2010

    GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT and university entrance/ college admission tests are only half the battle in applying for school, grad colleges, law colleges, enterprise schools and med schools. Admissions essay editing also requires center stage.


    With test-taking on the minds of many applicants to aggressive packages, the essay editing company, PennandPaper.com, has made a decision to ramp up its summer season promoting plan for university, grad school, med college, business college and law school applicants who will be generating crucial application choices come this fall.


    Its by no means also early to prepare for entrance exams, and the same rule applies with the personalized statement or admissions essay, stated a rep from the essay editing and admissions consulting company. PennandPaper.com will improve the variety of admissions consultants available for essay editing companies, and proceed to give its Premium &amp Innovative essay editing services all through the summertime. The admissions consulting and essay editing crew hails from numerous Ivy League backgrounds, in accordance to the PennandPaper.com site.


    About Penn &amp Paper&#13

    Penn &amp Paper, PennandPaper.com, is an admissions counseling/ school essay editing services that provides individualized aid to applicants of all levels. Penn &amp Paper has helped a number of candidates in search of admission into aggressive academic programs. The company’s admissions consulting services strengthen an applicant’s odds of acquiring admitted to university, business school, graduate school, law college, health care college and different fellowships/scholarships. For a lot more information, please pay a visit to the organization site at http://www.pennandpaper.com, or get in touch with (888) 653-0222.




  • admin 11:35 on 01/28/2013 Permalink
    Tags: Career, , , , , , , , , Roanoke, , , Summer   

    PowerScore Partners with The Center for College and Career Services in Roanoke, VA to Offer Local Students Summer SAT Prep Course 

    Charleston, SC (PRWEB) June 15, 2011

    PowerScore has partnered with The Center for College and Career Services in Roanoke, VA to offer local high school students superior SAT preparation through a PowerScore Summer SAT Preparation Course, beginning June 25th, 2011. New to the Roanoke area, The Center for College and Career Services provides college preparatory services to help local students navigate college career planning and the college admissions process. The Center for College and Career Planning is focused on giving students the best preparation possible for college, making PowerScore the perfect fit to help students exceed their SAT goals. PowerScore is offering this discounted Summer SAT Prep Course at their Roanoke location to give local students the best SAT preparation with an instructor who has scored in the top 5% nationally on the actual SAT, use of real SAT questions, and a 300 point score increase guarantee. http://powerscore.com/sat/full/content_index.cfm

    According to Betsy McClearn, Director at The Center for College and Career Services, We have seen outstanding results from previous PowerScore students and we are excited to be able to offer this course to help Roanoke students achieve their college goals.

    Offered at The Center for College and Career Services location, at 4523 Brambleton Ave. SW, Roanoke, VA, the PowerScore Summer SAT Prep Course is a full-length SAT course which includes 40 hours of preparation for a discounted price of $ 445 (regularly $ 595). There are a total of 12 meetings, including 8 lessons and 4 full-length proctored practice SATs, for 24 hours of in-class lecture time, plus 16 hours of practice tests. This extensive course schedule covers all of the SAT strategies and shortcuts for handling even the most challenging problems that mean the difference between a good score and a great score. http://powerscore.com/sat/full/content_index.cfm

    There are no simulated tests in this course, so students practice with only real SAT tests for the best possible preparation. Through this course, students will also have access to exclusive and fully-tested SAT techniques, extensive course materials, free SAT hotline help and an extensive online student center. Students or their parents can enroll for this course directly on the PowerScore website or call to enroll at 1-800-545-1750. http://shopping.powerscore.com/product_detail.cfm?pid=5071&seo=SAT_Full_Length_Course_Roanoke_VA_Custom_starting_June_25th_2011

    For more information about The Center for College and Career Counseling Services: http://collegecareerexperts.com/

    For more information about PowerScore SAT Courses: http://powerscore.com/sat/content_index.cfm

    *All prices are subject to change.

    Also Available:

    PowerScore SAT Tutoring http://powerscore.com/content_tutoring.cfm

    PowerScore SAT Publications http://powerscore.com/content_publications.cfm

    PowerScore College Admissions Counseling http://powerscore.com/sat/admissions/content_index.cfm

    About PowerScore Test Preparation

    Founded in 1997, PowerScore is one of the nation’s fastest growing test preparation companies. Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, PowerScore offers LSAT, GMAT, GRE, and SAT preparation classes in over 125 locations in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico, and live online classes worldwide. For more information on PowerScore or to view a list of classes, publications, or iTunes applications, please visit http://www.powerscore.com.

    For more information contact:

    Laura Pilcher

    1-800-545-1750 ext. 209



  • admin 16:45 on 01/24/2013 Permalink
    Tags: , , Consulting, , Friendswood, , , , Summer   

    Friendswood College Consulting Firm Offers Premier Summer College Prep Camp 

    Friendswood, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2012

    The college admissions and application processes are confusing and overwhelming for high school students and their parents. High school juniors and seniors need to choose a college major, select appropriate colleges to apply to, write several college essays, collect letters of recommendations, send transcripts, and take the SAT and/or ACT, all while studying for their courses and participating in extracurricular activities.

    Many families wish this college process was less stressful. One local college consulting business hopes to help with that goal. Brand College Consulting, a Friendswood full-service college preparation firm, is offering a Premier College Prep Camp during the summer of 2012.

    This four day Application Prep Camp is for students between their junior and senior years of high school. Each class is limited in size, so students enrolled in this camp will get individualized attention and answers.

    At the end of the camp week, students will have completed several parts of their college applications, MONTHS before their classmates have even started. Students who complete all 4 days of camp sessions will walk away with:


  • admin 10:17 on 01/19/2013 Permalink
    Tags: Beautiful, , Fruited, Institute, Names, Recipe, Salad, , Summer, Veggies, Vinegar, Winner   

    Vinegar Institute Names Beautiful Summer Fruited Salad Winner of the Spring Veggies with Vinegar Recipe Contest 

    Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 06, 2011

    Donna Ryans Beautiful Summer time Fruited Salad recipe was selected as the winner of The Vinegar Institutes online recipe contest for April through June.


    Ryan is a retired Biology teacher, but at the moment teaches SAT planning in her spare time. I like making recipes that stretch my familys foods interests. When my women have been modest we commenced a “two new foods every week” encounter. This got them quite concerned in cooking and willing to try out new items, mentioned Ryan. My salad combines a wonderful ginger vinaigrette with a variety of fruits and goat cheese! Goat cheese is a new meals that weve even gotten Dad to like! Best for a summer time day it is light and refreshing!


    The Topsfield, Massachusetts resident, Donna Ryan took house leading honors and the $ 500 grand prize. The Vinegar Institute Online Recipe Contest was sponsored by The Vinegar Institute.


    Erica McGaugh of Elkins, Arkansas is a finalist for her Yummy Vinegar Bread Dip, a blend of oil and seasonings to improve the flavor of your preferred bread. And Shirley Hodge is also a finalist for her Hot Green Salad, a crisp and savory salad.


    The second installment of The Vinegar Institute On the internet Recipe Sweepstakes, Summer time Meat Grilling and Cooking, starts June 30. The contest calls for recipes for meat entrees that use vinegar as a marinade, sauce or is mixed with the meat prior to grilling. For more data about the Summer Meat Grilling and Cooking sweepstakes and to enter beginning June 30, check out http://www.versatilevinegar.org.


    For far more data, get in touch with The Vinegar Institute at 404-252-3663.


    [Note: See attached recipes]




    Beautiful Summer season Fruited Salad&#13

    Number of Servings: four



    one/4 cup Mandarin oranges&#13

    one/2 cup vegetable oil&#13

    one/three cup rice vinegar&#13

    1/4 teaspoon salt&#13

    1/2 tablespoon sugar&#13

    1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger&#13

    five cups Spring Lettuce Mix &#13

    2 cups mixed berries (blueberries, strawberries, blackberries)&#13

    one/two cup dried cranberries&#13

    1/2 cup crumbled fresh goat cheese&#13

    one/2 cup toasted almond slices&#13

    Toasted baguette slices


    Directions: &#13

    Area the oranges, oil, vinegar, salt, sugar and ginger in a modest blender and pulse right up until blended. Set the vinaigrette aside. Spot the greens in a huge bowl and add in

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