The final 120 days

Dear Son, you begin College in 120 days. There’s a new category on all five blogs (starting today April 17) to capture the reality of your final four months with us. Obviously, no one can predict the future and you could very well spend a Summer or multiple Summers living at home. There’s also the […]

Popular metrics don’t work for the majority

Reminded our Son yesterday that his early decision and acceptance (and incredible merit-based scholarship) in December puts him in a group of less than 10-percent of decisive and less-stressed students (and parents). We (society) often use popular metrics. Some High School students never make it in the top 10% of any “normal” and popular metric. […]