Webinars

Take advantage of one of our upcoming webinars from the comfort of your own home


Insider’s Guide to College Admissions Testing

Sean Murphy, Director of Instruction at Revolution Prep Thursday July 27th at 6pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar with Sean Murphy
Navigating this labyrinth of college admissions tests can be a confusing and overwhelming undertaking. It’s key for you and your child to understand these tests and how they fit in with the college admissions process. We’ll provide you with an overview of the PSAT, SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, and APs, with a heavy emphasis and deep dive on the SAT and ACT and the things you can do now—no matter what grade your child is—to achieve success on these tests.
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Essay Writing Tips from a UCLA/USC Application Essay Reader

Jessica Pashkow – Former USC Admissions, Former Milken College Counselor, Current UCLA Application Reviewer, Current USC Essay Reader. Thursday August 3rd at 6pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar with Jessica Pashkow
Help your college admissions essay stand out with these writing tips! Jessica Pashkow, application essay reader at UCLA and USC, helps explain what colleges are looking for in these entrance essays. After reading thousands of essays each year, she brings you the info you need before you start drafting these statements.
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Aspects of a College Application – (HS Performance/Rigor, ACT/SAT, Activities, Recommendations, Writing)

Ross D Mankuta – Former USC Admissions, Former GW Admissions, Current Director of College Counseling at Milken Community Schools Thursday August 10th at 6pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar with Ross D Mankuta
Ross Mankuta of Milken Community Schools helps outline the 5 most important aspects of a college application. As the Director of College Counseling, he helps hundreds of students each year apply to the top schools across the country. During this webinar, he will discuss:
  • High school performance and class selection
  • ACT/SAT
  • Extracurricular activities and community service
  • Recommendations
  • Writing Sample
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UCSB – UC Admissions + Personal Insight Questions

AJ Sims – UCSB Admissions Counselor Thursday August 17th at 6pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar with AJ Sims
Learn all about the UC admissions process in this quick 1-hour webinar. We focus on UC campuses, applications, and the redesigned personal insight questions to help you optimize your application.
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Growth Mindset – Student Success Research Coming Out of Stanford

Sean Murphy, Director of Instruction at Revolution Prep Wednesday August 23rd at 6pm Pacific Standard Time
Webinar with Sean Murphy
How your child thinks about their own potential to grow has massive implications for future success. Dr. Carol Dweck, author of Mindset, has conducted extensive research that reveals the power of a growth mindset, the belief that through continued effort and action you can continue to improve in any area—that even your intelligence can constantly improve! In this webinar, we’ll walk you through some of these amazing findings, and give you practical tips for cultivating a growth mindset in your child.
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