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.
RISING 9th GRADERS: LOOKING AHEAD TO HIGH SCHOOL
June 10, 2021
Tune in for a dynamic conversation about academic priorities and extracurricular activities for rising 9th graders.
COLLEGE ESSAYS 101 & YOUR GUIDE TO SENIOR YEAR
June 9, 2021
It’s time to make your summer to-do list! The 2021-22 Common App goes live in less than 8 weeks, and you want to be ready. Join Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, and a few of our top college essay tutors, Anya Liftig and Kate Upson, for their tips on how to craft your college essay and supplements for a winning application.
RISING SOPHOMORES: YOUR GAME PLAN FOR SUMMER AND FALL
June 3, 2021
Tune in for a dynamic conversation about academic priorities, extracurricular activities, and a sneak peek at the PSAT for rising sophomores.
RISING JUNIORS: YOUR GAME PLAN FOR SUMMER AND BEYOND
June 2, 2021
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. Tune in for this dynamic conversation about test prep, academic priorities, and extracurricular activities for rising juniors.
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.
NEW YEAR, NEW PLAN: JUNIORS’ GUIDE TO TEST PREP AND ACADEMICS
January 13, 2021
Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, discusses junior year priorities, deconstructs the differences between the SAT and the ACT, and helps families create a timeline for the rest of the academic year, summer, and beyond.
PSAT SCORES ARE IN? NOW WHAT?
December 9, 2020
PSAT scores were released on Dec. 7th and 8th and the all-important junior year continues! Lynn Carnegie, Founder and CEO of Carnegie Prep, discusses how to understand your PSAT score, unpack the differences between the SAT and the ACT, decide which test to take and when to take it, and create a timeline for the rest of the year.
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.