The Parent-Student Relationship In College Searches
Navigating through the college search process has been known to put a strain on the parent-student relationship. It can be challenging for parents to prevent themselves from being overbearing and allowing their child to display their intuition when it comes to their future. While it’s true that many students will need to rely on their parents for elements of the college process such as financial aid, a majority of the responsibility found throughout the college admissions process should be undertaken by the student. With the right balance of involvement, parents can prioritize timely input and encouragement that isn’t controlling or condescending to their child and can lighten this burden in an effective manner. Hoping to keep the connection with your future college student strong throughout the process? Learn more about the strategies necessary to do so within the infographic contained within this post.