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College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 1 of 3)

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 1 of 3)
photo credit: eduify.com I used to believe that the primary purpose of K-12 education was to get kids into college. And the primary purpose of college was to allow them to get good jobs, or to get into graduate school to get better jobs in the future. I also bought into the argument that I needed to support the public education system to be patriotic, to increase the competitiveness of the nation... 

New Facebook App (Sort of) Tells College Applicants What Their Chances Are

New Facebook App (Sort of) Tells College Applicants What Their Chances Are
This past week I came across a new Facebook App, AdmissionSplash, which seemed to get some people really excited.  By entering in standard data such as GPA and SAT/ACT score, the app would let one know their chances of getting into their targeted schools.  One could also enter in additional information such as race, religion, and extra-curricular activities to increase the accuracy of the prediction. I... 
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