The Educator's Room Presents: College & Coffee
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Listen as Mike Dunn, the Director of College Counseling at a small independent school outside of Philadelphia, spills the beans about college and coffee. Check out Mike's Independent Counseling practice at: http://mdunn.co
||Clean[S2:Ep10] Become A College & Career Counselor||Thinking about a career shift in education? Consider College & Career Counseling! Mike chats with Amanda Tingle-Oline, the College & Career Counselor at AIM Academy- a small private school outside of Philadelphia- and a school counseling graduate studen||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S2:Ep9] Working With Independent Educational Consultants (IECs)||Mike sits down with Independent Educational Consultant (IEC) Mary Harkins. Mary is the owner and principal consultant with Prescott College Consulting. She works with student from around the country to access the college admissions process and find thei||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S2:Ep8] Finding Success in College||Join the conversation with Michael Matt, a current Senior at Temple University. Michael is majoring in Communication, and plans to graduate in the spring of 2019. As a majority of students who attend college in America are attending either Community Col||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S2:Ep7] Highly Selective College Admissions||Mike chats with Laura Rup, the Admissions Director at AIM Academy- a small indpendent school outside of Philadelphia. Laura is the former Admissions Director and Director of College Counseling at the Phelps School. She also worked in admissions at the U||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S2:Ep6] Historically Black Colleges & Universities||Mike sits down with Kevan Turman, a graduate of Lincoln University in Pennsylvania. Kevan is the Director of Institutional Advancement at AIM Academy- a small independent school outside of Philadelphia- and the founder of the Brothers Brunch- a unique e||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S1:Ep5] Accessing the College Pipeline||Students from a variety of backgrounds face substantial barriers to postsecondary learning. In this conversation, Mike chats with recently minted UPenn doctoral graduate Ed Gallagher. Looking at Dr. Gallagher's research, Mike and Ed explore some of th||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S1:Ep4] Financial Aid 201- Saving||This episode looks at some potential options for parents of young kids who are looking at the horizon of paying for college. Speaking with Keegan Ash, owner of Kash Financial and College Counselor at the Perkiomen School, Mike delves into ways that fami||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S1:Ep3] Financial Aid 101- Accessing||Speaking with Mastery Charter School College Counselor, author, and speaker Dana Martin, Mike looks at considerations that families must make in their Junior and Senior years of high school. Part 1 of 2 episodes that focus on financial aid, this convers||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S1:Ep2] The Truth Behind College Rankings||Mike tackles the issue of rankings and how they can impact a student's perceptions of the value of a college. Interviewing Mark Kulik of the Tempe Union School District, the conversation focuses on how rankings can get in the way of college discovery wh||4/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[S1:Ep1] Managing Stress Through The College Process||In this inaugural episode, Mike Dunn interviews Stacey Cunitz from The Crefeld School and Blue Moon Educational Consulting and discusses helping parents and students to think positively about managing stress. Topics include planning tips, viewing the ex||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Excellent, informed podcast
An enjoyable, well-produced and highly informative podcast. The host is clearly an expert on college counseling and college financing. Every parent should listen.
Thanks for a super informative podcast about a topic that will have the smartest of parents shaking in their knees- paying for college! Keep it up and start season 2.
Mike is smart and fun to listen to
Mike Dunn is smart and fun to listen to. I like the variety of guests he has on the show. He provides great information to families in an engaging style.