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Character a Priority in Colleges’ Admission Decisions

A newly-released survey conducted by the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA), in which members were asked what criteria they find are most important in colleges’ admission decisions, revealed that “a demonstration of character and values” is now in the top 10 criteria.   The IECA points out that character, as a discreet factor, had largely […]

What Does “Neurons that Fire Together Wire Together” Mean?

I’ve heard the phrase “neurons that fire together wire together” more times than I can count since starting at SuperCamp in March. But what does this phrase mean, and why do I hear it so often? Plagued by these questions, I went in search of answers. I’d like to share them here to give you […]