Tips for Making This a Great Year

The Dunbar Team | 10/22/2018

It’s official! It is now fall and with the first days of the school year over and classes now fully in session, this is a good time to take steps …


Suggestions on Writing a Great Personal Essay

The Dunbar Team | 07/10/2018

Throughout high school, students have been taught the importance of writing clear and logical essays for many of their academic courses. Students learn the value of revealing their thesis early …


The Role Parents Play

The Dunbar Team | 05/14/2018

As soon as a student enters high school, it feels like all people want to do is talk about the college admissions process. It is hard not to get caught …


Admissions Interview

The Dunbar Team | 05/09/2018

“Tell Me About Yourself…..” That’s a question we often ask our students at the beginning of their practice interview session. It’s a conversation-starter that many admission interviewers use and is …


Staying Current-Professional Development

Rick Dickson | 04/17/2018

Recently, the Dunbar group met with a high school academic coordinator who is in charge of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at her school. This integrated curriculum is growing across …


The Importance of Outside Reading

Rick Dickson | 11/17/2017

Whatever your curriculum, reading beyond school assignments is extremely important, especially material that is related to a subject or subjects you are studying. It will deepen your understanding and knowledge, …