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, …


Welcome

Rick Dickson | 10/25/2017

Welcome! Dunbar Educational Consultants is happy to reintroduce ourselves with what we feel is a more informative and user friendly website. Maximizing Educational Opportunities, our tagline, best describes how we …


Seniors: Writing the Personal Essay

Lisa Nelson and Sally Walsh | 09/28/2017

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


Tips for Sophomores and Juniors

Lisa Nelson and Sally Walsh | 09/28/2017

Why developing your vocabulary still matters. The good news for high school students is that the College Board has promised that the dreaded vocabulary section of the SAT where students …


Tips on Opening a Common Application

Lisa Nelson | 07/26/2017

The Common Application will go live on August 1, 2017. The application is very straightforward and we recommend that you familiarize yourself with it and complete as many pages as …


Congratulations to the Dunbar Class of 2017!

Lisa Nelson and Sally Walsh | 07/26/2017

Congratulations! Congratulations to the Dunbar Class of 2017 for all their achievements in their respective high schools, both inside and outside the classroom, and for being accepted¬†by a broad range …