Extracurricular Activities

The Resume Writing Kit

By Ivy League Potential / September 8, 2020 /

Many high school seniors will be submitting a resume to colleges this fall. Are you planning to do so?  Even though it’s optional, submitting a resume will help you stand out from the crowd. The activity section of the common app allows students to input up to 10 extracurricular activities, along with a one-line description for each…

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$50,000 Google Science Fair Winner

By Ivy League Potential / January 29, 2020 /

Ferron Ferreira, a young teen from Ireland, won the $50,000 grand prize at Google Science Fair this year. He conducted research on removing microplastics from the ocean, an issue that has been gaining publicity in the news recently. It’s always inspiring to read about young teenagers helping to protect the environment. Some students are not aware of how to…

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100 Things Teenagers Can Do!

By Ivy League Potential / December 27, 2019 / Comments Off on 100 Things Teenagers Can Do!

Are your teenagers sitting at home during holiday breaks? If so, what are they doing? Years ago, it was normal for teenagers to go outside, play games with friends, and spend time together talking. Over the last several years, we’ve noticed a growing trend–many teenagers don’t go outside anymore or spend time with friends. They spend many…

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