Sunday, January 17, 2010

College Prep Presentation Now on YouTube

There are totally six parts.  Hope you find the content helpful.

Here are links to part 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Resource links for my college prep presentation at Seattle Chinese School

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  1. SAT & SAT II: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/about.html


  2. ACT: http://www.act.org/aap/


  3. PSAT: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/about.html


  4. Introducing Score Choice: A New Way to Report Your SAT Scores: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/sat/score_choice.html


  5. Find a college: http://www.collegeboard.com/parents/csearch/


  6. Peterson's guide: http://www.petersons.com/


  7. Stanford Dean of Admission Richard Shaw on Facebook:
    http://bit.ly/rshaw-p1


  8. Early decision and early action: http://www.collegeboard.com/parents/apply/college-applications/21342.html


  9. US News college ranking: http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/national-universities-rankings


  10. National Merit Semifinalist on Seattle Times


  11. 2009: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/education/2009873495_nationalmerit16m.html


  12. 2008: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2008172399_meritsemifinalists11m.html


  13. 2007: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/education/2003880224_natlmerit12m.html


  14. 2006 Eastside:
    http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=20060913&slug=meriteast13e


  15. 2006 Seattle: http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=20060913&slug=meriteast13e


  16. John Hopkins Talent Search: http://cty.jhu.edu/ts/


  17. Stanford EPGY: http://epgy.stanford.edu/


  18. UW summer programs: http://depts.washington.edu/cscy/programs/summer/


  19. USA Math Olympiad: http://www.unl.edu/amc/whatswhat.shtml


  20. USA Computing Olympiad: http://www.uwp.edu/sws/usaco/


  21. USA Physics Olympiad: http://www.aapt.org/Programs/contests/index.cfm


  22. USA Chemistry Olympiad: http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PP_TRANSITIONMAIN&node_id=528&use_sec=false&sec_url_var=region1&__uuid=eefe13d3-5930-4dde-b8e6-edea010d36b6


  23. USA Biology Olympiad: http://www.cee.org/programs/usabo


  24. PROMYS summer camp: http://math.bu.edu/people/promys/


  25. RSI summer camp: http://www.cee.org/programs/rsi/


  26. Intel Talent Search: http://www.intel.com/education/sts/


  27. Siemens competition: http://www.siemens-foundation.org/en/competition.htm


  28. Microsoft High School Intern Program: https://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/highschoolintern.aspx


  29. Jeffrey's Blog: http://mathematicalfoodforthought.com


  30. Free College-Prep Self-Study Materials for K-12 Students: http://project2020.wikispaces.com


  31. Steve Job's speech at Stanford: http://news-service.stanford.edu/news/2005/june15/jobs-061505.html.


  32. JK Rowling's speech at Harvard: http://harvardmagazine.com/commencement/the-fringe-benefits-failure-the-importance-imagination