Searching for a school:  Factors to consider

Searching for a school: Factors to consider

By Sarah Bernstein, Fusion Academy Brooklyn   I know there are a few of you reading this hoping for me to provide a direct road map for finding the “best” school for your child. However, just like I say to my students at Fusion Academy, my philosophy is more...
Not happy with your high school placement?

Not happy with your high school placement?

It seems like I’m getting more and more frantic calls from new clients with rising 9th graders this time of year – after high school placements have been made.  Many of these families think all hope is lost.   A common scenario involves families who went through...
Top High School Search Tips for Spring

Top High School Search Tips for Spring

If you are a 6th or 7th grade family in NYC, you are probably at least somewhat aware of what 8th grade families have been experiencing over the past several months with the high school admissions process – whether it’s for public, private, parochial, charter, or any...
Alternative Educational Options: Are They for You?

Alternative Educational Options: Are They for You?

By Sara Hassani   The changing landscape of educational options for junior high and high school students has opened exciting new vistas to students and their parents. Greater opportunities than ever before exist for students to enjoy an alternative, personalized...