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How Community Service Looks on Your Academic Resume

  We are less than 2 months out before the school year starts. It’s important that students take an appropriate time to rest from their studies and enjoy some of the summer fun; however, it’s also important that students use […]

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How to Avoid Summer Learning Loss

  Did you know your students are at risk for summer learning loss? Summer learning loss is the loss of academic skills and knowledge over the summer holiday. On average, students’ achievement scores declined over summer vacation by one month’s […]

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Changes to the ACT

        Last week, ACT announced there would be upcoming changes to the test starting in September 2018 for students who are approved for extended time. Below is the official announcement.   ACT National Extended Time and ACT […]

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Firat Flashback: Marielle in 2015

  Marielle is another one of Firat Education’s shining stars. In 2015, she worked one-on-one with Ibrahim to find the best fit school for her personality and interests. Our College and Career Assessment analyzes and deduces which schools around the […]

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THIS WEEK IN SCHOOL ADMISSIONS (MAY 14 – MAY 20)

#Admissions events are winding down for the Summer but now’s the time to reflect on all of the events you’ve attended so far. From #OpenHouses, #CampusTours to #PreviewNights, we’re sure you’ve had quite the #admissions journey. Think about everything you […]

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Firat Flashback: Ryan in 2009

  For our 10 year anniversary, we highlighted 10 student’s accomplishments and asked about the impact Firat Education had on them.  Ryan was one of the first students at Firat Education in 2009. When he was at Firat Education, Ryan […]

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THIS WEEK IN SCHOOL ADMISSIONS (MAY 7 – MAY 13)

It’s a busy start to the week with #PreviewNights and #CampusTours! Rather than trying to attend all of the #CampusTours and #OpenHouses out there, narrow down your choices according to factors and offerings important to you. That way, you attend […]

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THIS WEEK IN SCHOOL ADMISSIONS (APR. 30 – MAY 6)

And we’re off to the races this May with plenty of #OpenHouses and #CampusTours to check out this week! Start the month out strong and familiar yourself with your schools’ of interest #admissions process. It’s never too early to learn […]

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THIS WEEK IN SCHOOL ADMISSIONS (APR. 23 – APR. 29)

#Admissions events are back in business this week! Be sure to check out the various #CampusTours and Meet and Greet’s from different #admissions teams! Get a head start on your 2018-2019 research and visit all of your schools of interest […]

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