Taking a gap year in your education

Options for Taking a Gap Semester or Year

The news that Malia Obama is taking a hiatus from classrooms before she enters Harvard University in 2017 makes this a perfect time to talk to students about a gap year.

Setting Students Up For Success With A Gap Year

As a college counselor, you know that success in higher education requires self-awareness, commitment, resilience, independence and the willingness to learn from new situations. And you want to make sure the students you advise are as prepared as possible.

Guide to STEM Programs for Students

TeenLife has teamed up with STEMconnector® to publish the 2013 TeenLife Guide to STEM Programs. This 40-page digital guide is easy to share with parents, students, and other educators in your school community.

Visit the TeenLife LIVE Virtual Fair on Sunday, January 31

Hobsons’ partner TeenLife Media’s first Virtual “Preparing for College” Fair will be open from 12 to 6 p.m. (ET) on Sunday, January 31, 2016. It’s an online, one-stop experience featuring summer, gap, STEM, community service, wellness, and college-prep programs for college-bound students and is accessible from any computer, tablet, or smartphone.