College Prep

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The Planner: Your College Lifeline

by Kathy Jenkins

For those taking classes over the summer or those who want to get a head start on planning for the fall, Jordan & Rachel of The Organized College Student share with us the importance of utilizing a planner.  Despite the handiness of apps, there is still something to say for a good-ole’ paper planner. We […]

Did You Miss It?

by Kathy Jenkins

Daily Routines: Organizing an Overstuffed Schedule Daily routines are not simple, balanced or organized for most families.  Surviving the morning-rush to get out the door in the morning and activities that compete with each other after school can be just as hectic as the morning – or worse.  Sometimes it is a matter of always […]

When Should I Begin Planning for College?

by Kathy Jenkins
To get organized for a college career, the earlier you can begin, the better. Starting the process the freshman year is the best roadmap to open the door to a world of opportunity!

To get organized for a college career, the earlier you can begin, the better.  Starting the process the freshman year is the best road map to open the door to a world of opportunity!  Download The Organizing Tutor Roadmap to College Guide:  it includes a time line, checklists and printables to help you and your […]

Parenting: How to Pay for College

by Kathy Jenkins
If you are considering investing savings to help pay for college, here are four suggestions to get you started...

Whether your child is two or has two years until he starts college, saving for college needs to start now.  Since you’ll probably be paying one-half to two-thirds of your child’s college costs, every dollar you invest today is several dollars earned later. If you are considering investing savings to help pay for college, here […]

A Transportable Office by LapGear

by Kathy Jenkins
LapDesk from LapGear and The Organizing Tutor

We love the LapDesk by LapGear (Platinum Series 500). Perfect for your notebook computer (up to 17.1 inch) Plush, full-sized lap pad provides comfort for your lap Bright, durable laminate surface, great for any project Carrying handle for easy transport To get your student a comfortable and convenient lap desk, you can BUY ONE HERE!