Takeaway Tweets & Transcript from #CampusChat with Dr. Nancy Berk
Calming College Anxiety was the topic of #CampusChat on 02/29/12 with pyschologist and humorist, Dr. Nancy Berk
. Led by Nancy's insightful advice, the hour flew by packed with over 130 tweets, all of which are valuable takeaways for any parent stressed about the college admissions process. Below are three "end-Tweets" that fell into the "best advice" category. The complete #CampusChat transcript is linked below.
Best Advice For Parents of the College-bound
-Q8: In college-bound process help your child find his/her unique place. It's not abt well-rounded anymore.
Mark Babbitt @YouTernMark
Best advice: this is ultimately the student's decision. You are there to support and mentor, not to drive the decision. #CampusChat
Marc Rizzi @MarcRizzi
Never ever take your education for grantd.Be grateful for schooling,even in H.S RT @collegevisit
: Q8 What’s your bst advce ever? #campuschat
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Next on #CampusChat:
Insights and advice on choosing a College Equestrian Riding Program or Major with Randi Heathman, @collegeriding
. When: Wednesday, March 7, 2012.
Dr. Nancy Berk is a regular contributor to Smart College Visit and creator of College Mom Minute, an audio podcast with 1-minute tips for parents. She is also author of COLLEGE BOUND AND GAGGEDHow to Help Your Kid Get into a Great College without Losing Your Savings, Your Relationship, or Your Mind.