COLLEGE ESSAYS 101 & YOUR GUIDE TO SENIOR YEAR
May 17, 2022
It’s time to make your summer to-do list! The 2022-23 Common App goes live August 1st, and you want to get a head start. Join Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, and a few of our top college essay tutors and teachers, Dr. Steve Yavner, Jennifer Brown and Erik Bloch for their tips on how to craft your college essay and supplements for a winning application. The webinar will also address SAT and ACT test prep for summer and fall.
RISING JUNIORS: YOUR GAME PLAN FOR SUMMER AND BEYOND
May 16, 2022
With your sophomore year (almost!) in the rearview mirror, it’s time to shift into high gear! Your all-important junior year is just around the corner. You don’t want to miss this dynamic conversation about test prep, academic priorities, and extracurricular activities for rising juniors. This interactive roundtable features Carnegie Prep Founder Lynn Carnegie and our experienced teachers and tutors – Dr. Steve Yavner and Hunter Klein.
PSAT SCORES ARE IN? WHAT’S NEXT?
December 14, 2021
PSAT scores were released on Dec. 6th and 7th and the all-important junior year continues! Join our panel of experts to understand PSAT scoring, the differences between the SAT and ACT, and how to plan for the rest of junior year. Carnegie Prep Founder Lynn Carnegie was joined by our experienced teachers and tutors – Dr. Steve Yavner, Amelia Clark and Peter Scotch.
ESSENTIAL ORGANIZATIONAL & STUDY SKILLS FROM CARNEGIE PREP’S EXPERTS
October 27, 2021
While we can’t conjure up more hours in the day, we can help high school students master the organizational and study skills necessary to check off their Google Task list before 11 p.m. It’s all about time management!
Join Carnegie Prep’s experts for concrete insights into building these essential skills for high school, college and beyond.
9TH GRADERS: YOU’RE IN HIGH SCHOOL, NOW WHAT?
September 28, 2021
Join Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, for a dynamic conversation about academic priorities and extracurricular activities for 9th graders.
SOPHOMORE YEAR: YOUR GUIDE TO ACADEMICS, TEST PREP, EXTRACURRICULARS & MORE
September 22, 2021
Join Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, for a dynamic conversation about academic priorities, extracurricular activities, and a sneak peek at the PSAT for sophomores.
FROM PRE-MED to M.D.: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
June 14, 2021
Whether you’re in high school and considering Pre-Med in college or ready to take the MCAT, this webinar is for you! Tune into our expert panel for a conversation about navigating undergrad academic and research priorities, the medical school application process, and insider knowledge into the field.
TESTS, STRESS, AND TODAY’S STUDENT WITH DR. CHRIS BOGART
May 5, 2021
We were delighted to host Dr. Chris Bogart, Executive Director of Sasco River Center, for a conversation about helping students manage academic stress and test anxiety. Chris explains the difference between good stress and distress, and provide strategies for students in tackling both. The goal: resiliency.
Chris’ presentation is available here: Tests, Stress and Today’s Student – presentation.
PATHWAY TO INDEPENDENT SECONDARY SCHOOLS
October 28, 2020
If you’re considering independent day and boarding schools for grades 7 through 12, we can help you navigate this process. Like many other things here in 2020, the process of researching and applying has changed. From testing options and timelines to campus tours and interviews, we can help you create the best pathway to the right school, starting with the all-important list of potential schools.
On October 28th, Carnegie Prep hosted a live, online roundtable featuring CP CEO Lynn Carnegie, private school consultant Joe Perry, and the heads of admissions from the Hopkins School and Westminster School. Panelists shared their insight on researching schools, assembling applications, and navigating testing requirements.