Let the Journey Begin: A Parent's Monthly Guide to the College Experience, Revised and Updated Edition, 2nd Edition
- Jacqueline MacKay
- ISBN-10: 1305504186
- ISBN-13: 9781305504189
- 224 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2002
- COPYRIGHT: 2016 Published
The transition from high school to college is a time full of exciting and perplexing changes for both students and parents. In this newly revised and updated edition of LET THE JOURNEY BEGIN: A PARENT'S MONTHLY GUIDE TO THE COLLEGE EXPERIENCE, you'll find a wealth of practical advice, useful strategies, and helpful suggestions aimed at helping parents manage this challenging transition successfully. The book's month-by-month format lets you journey along with your son or daughter as they encounter the many challenges of college life. Each chapter opens with a list of Student and Parent Issues that will help you support your college-going child in a timely manner, and the Monthly Check Lists at the end of each chapter serve as a handy reference to help you organize and prioritize your thoughts. LET THE JOURNEY BEGIN is a comprehensive guide that will help you understand what to expect from your child's college experience and guide them toward success.
1. Transitions, Transitions, Transitions.
2. Orientation FAQs.
3. Ready or Not: June, July, and August.
4. Reality Sets In: September.
5. The Balancing Act: October and November.
6. Facing Finals, Family Holidays, and Semester Break: December and January.
7. Staying on Track: February, March, and April.
8. My, How You've Grown! May.
Appendix A: Learning the Language.
Appendix B: Campus Resources.
Appendix C: Useful Websites for Parents.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.