Book Review: Earning Admission

Earning AdmissionParents of college-bound students, check out my recent book review written for the Gifted Homeschoolers Forum…


The hallmark of a well-written advice book is that it leaves you inspired to move forward with a clear plan of action. Earning Admission: Real Strategies for Getting into Highly Selective Colleges, a new book by Greg Kaplan, investment banker turned college advisor, definitely fits the bill.

While not written specifically for homeschoolers or other non-traditional students who plan to apply to college, the author offers strategies and ideas that are relevant for any parent wondering how best to help their child gain admission to a selective college or university. As Mr. Kaplan stated during a recent conversation, “This book is for parents who want options for their children.”   Read More


About Lori Dunlap

Lori Dunlap worked for almost twenty years in the corporate world, first as a management consultant to Fortune 500 companies, and then at a large research university as a program director and adjunct faculty member. In addition to homeschooling her two sons, she writes regularly about education and parenting issues. You can read her blog at, or connect with her on Facebook:

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