It’s going to be a hectic week for me because our family is having our annual holiday party and I’ll be making all the food for 80 people. All I’ve gotten done so far is a mousse pate, puff pastry pinwheels and spicy pecans so I’ve got a lot to do.
I will quickly share with you a post that I wrote yesterday for my college blog for CBS MoneyWatch. I wrote about a topic that I am passionate about — why high school counselors are failing families who need advice on college planning.
It’s the holiday season and I had no intention on revisiting this topic now, but I saw an op-ed by Patrick O’Connor, the former president of the National Association for College Admission Counseling who was expressing some of the same frustrations that I’ve been feeling for awhile. I couldn’t resist. Here is the post:
If you click on the links in my CBS MoneyWatch post, you’ll find many others posts that I’ve written about this hugely important topic.