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The Eighth Commandment for College Success

The Eighth Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP Some of our commandments are applicable mainly to student life, but most of them are equally appropriate for life after college. This one definitely falls into the latter category. The Eighth Commandment for College Success: ...

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The Seventh Commandment for College Success

The Seventh Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP Time for another academic year to launch, and we continue now with taking last year's Ten Commandments (and Then Some) for College Success and breaking it up into bite-size bits for busy people. We hope you'll read the whole...

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Eleven Things to Do Before Starting College

Eleven Things to Do Before Starting College

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP The Coaching Educator has spent the last eleven years helping students choose the right college, gain admission, and find the financial resources they need, but our job doesn’t end there. We also offer college success...

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The Sixth Commandment for College Success

The Sixth Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP Haven't read our Fifth Commandment? That's too bad. This one is like unto it and giveth life. The Sixth Commandment for College Success:  Thou shalt take notes faithfully and transcribe them regularly. One of the most...

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The Fifth Commandment for College Success

The Fifth Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP Not surprisingly, one commandment for college success can relate closely to another. If you haven't read our Fourth Commandment, please do, because the habit we forbade in that one relates closely to the target of this one....

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New Study: Teacher Shortage Gaining Momentum

New Study: Teacher Shortage Gaining Momentum

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP About a decade ago, I had the privilege of sharing an office for three years with my department chairman—we’ll call him Gus—who was possibly the most dedicated teacher I’ve ever worked with. He was brilliant, he was funny, and...

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The Fourth Commandment for College Success

The Fourth Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP The Coaching Educator doesn't treat any of our Ten Commandments for College Success as any more important than the others, except insofar as the First Commandment is foundational to most of the others. However, we learned (not...

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The Third Commandment for College Success

The Third Commandment for College Success

By Paul Culp, MA (Oxon.), CFT, GCDF, CCSP We at The Coaching Educator pride ourselves on our ability to simplify that which is complex. That's a large part of what we do for our student/clients and their families. As we consider things that trip people up in college,...

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