Our February newsletter has arrived, and it is full of helpful information for high school families! Now is the perfect time to be thinking about summer plans and we have plenty of resources to help. Speaking of great resources, we just discovered Understanding FAFSA. This user-friendly guide is guaranteed to make the financial aid application
Check out our January newsletter that is packaged with helpful information you won’t want to miss! Parents are welcome to sign up for our classes hosted by Needham Community Education and students are encouraged to register for upcoming virtual college fairs. Lastly, we’ve shared an extensive database of summer and afterschool STEM programs that are
Coalition for College Free Events for College Applicants and Parents Coalition for College hosts the Coalition Application as well as numerous free events to assist families with the college search and application process. Don’t miss upcoming programs including virtual college fairs, workshops about college financial aid and affordability, college information sessions and more! For more information
Our August newsletter has arrived! Register for our class with Sexton Test Prep & Tutoring to learn more about the differences between the SAT and ACT, explore upcoming virtual college fairs, and discover amazing online extracurricular opportunities for teens happening this fall. To read more, please click here.
With the start of a new school year on the horizon, parents and schools are exploring various options for learning as Covid-19 cases continue to surge across the country. Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has developed a comprehensive resource that will address many of your questions regarding the pandemic and topics such as transmission, illness, masks, bussing, athletics, and more.
The pandemic has presented a myriad of challenges for families, especially with regard to education and making plans for the summer. Fortunately, many organizations that typically offer in-person summer programs quickly pivoted and transformed their programming to be virtual. There are hundreds of virtual opportunities, including free and low-cost programs that are still enrolling teens.
As our communities continue to contend with the stress of Covid-19, Popp & Associates is committed to supporting our clients, colleagues and all families near and far as we strive to move forward despite the challenges we are facing. On Memorial Day, we want to remember those who lost their lives fighting for freedoms we
As Covid-19 continues to disrupt our lives, we are committed to supporting our clients and friends as much as possible. Our April newsletter provides many resources for parents, students and educators to more easily navigate our current situation. We also have included updates on standardized testing, test-optional colleges, and much more. Please do not hesitate

Summer 2020 Opportunities for Teens

Summer Opportunities for Teens Now is the time to plan for the summer! CollegeXpress offers a free online search tool with an extensive listing of summer camps and programs for academic study, arts and music, sports, travel abroad, and more! TeenLife also hosts free online directories of summer programs and volunteer projects. If students are interested in STEM internships, please explore this resource from BostonTechMom. Lastly, visit NewtonSTEM to
We are thrilled to announce that Popp & Associates will be offering FREE college counseling clinics in February on Saturdays and during school vacation! Families will enjoy a personalized 45-minute advising session when questions regarding course selection, identifying summer opportunities, applying to college, and more will be addressed. While we offer free Meet and Greet