The Common Application has announces the essay prompts for 2017-2018. Now is a GREAT time to practice your college application essays if you have a junior! You can use those topics to practice your essays, and have time to perfect them before they are submitted to college during senior year.
When practicing these essays, keep a few things in mind.
Here are the 2017-2018 Common Application Essay Prompts:
All of this assumes your child can write a reasonably good essay when they are motivated and have some help from a parent, of course. If you need some help with teaching them to write an essay, you'll find some ideas in the article Quick Essay Skills Earn Thanks.
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Read more about the Common App's new essays here: The Common Application Announces 2017-2018 Essay Prompts
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