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2019 Annual Conference

April 6–9, 2019

Atlanta, GA

Explain Fully: The Special Circumstances Essay

Monday, April 8, 2019 at 3:20 PM–4:20 PM EDT
Room 212
Session Description

How do you help a student who has the right academic credentials, but has a problem on his or her record that requires further explanation? Learn to advise college applicants who have to "check the box" and provide a supplemental essay explaining a disciplinary or criminal record.

Intended Audience
All Secondary School Counselors
Secondary Public School Counselors
Secondary Independent School Counselors
Independent Counselors
Community-Based Organizations
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Head Presenter

Hanna Stotland, Hanna Stotland, Admission Consultant
Head Presenter: State


Additional Presenters