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The Teen Wire: Our Parents, Our Gatekeepers

Original post made by Daniel Morizono, San Ramon Valley High School, on Dec 23, 2009

This is the third in a six-week series of blogs about applying to college by admission advisor Elizabeth LaScala and Teen Wire high school senior Daniel Morizono - showing both sides of the coin, so to speak. Topics will cover everything from pressures to apply early, to parental involvement, to dealing with acceptance, rejection and the hated wait-list option.

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Posted by Elizabeth LaScala
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on Dec 24, 2009 at 6:19 pm

Elizabeth LaScala is a registered user.


May I be the first to congratulate you on a brilliant piece about rites of passage and college admission.

I am quite certain the gatekeepers are aware of you, and one set of gatekeepers, in particular, surely must be very proud.

Elizabeth LaScala