• College Admissions Counselors
    This Facebook group brings admissions counselors and college counselors together in one place. The group has almost 18000 members. It is a private group that is only for who can prove they are in the profession. (Ep. 180)
  • Grown and Flown Parents
    A Facebook private group with almost 200,000 members. It is private but most people who apply for membership will be approved. (Ep. 179)
  • Paying For College 101
    A Facebook private group with almost 105,000 members. It is private but most people who apply for membership will be approved. (Ep. 178)
  • InClass [Google Play | App Store] This app a great organizational tool that stores documents on your phone. You can use InClass to effectively manage assignments, due dates, class times, and other important priorities is an excellent way to exercise the Time Management thinking skill. Users can utilize the app to track upcoming assignments by priority and due dates. (Ep. 289)
  • TestInnovators
    Test Innovator founder, Edan Shahar is offering 20% off to all ycbk listeners for any of Test Innovators products. Be sure to use the coupon code ycbk to get this discount. (Int. 47)
  • SDP Summer Melt Handbook: A Guide to Investigating and Responding to Summer Melt
    A great resource to explain what Summer Melt is, why it occurs and what can be done to prevent it (send end us an email at questions@yourcollegeboundkid.com to request this) (Ep. 30)
  • My So-Called High School Rank
    This HBO film follows three high school drama departments performing a musical that depicts a dystopian society where students’ class rank determines every part of their future. (Ep. 283)
  • How to fill out the 2023-24 FAFSA
    In this tutorial walk-through, Kierstan Dufour, Assistant Director and Project Manager at Get2College, guides students and parents on how to fill out the 2023-24 FAFSA for dependent students from start to finish. (Ep. 262)
  • try harder!
    Lisa and Mark were both transfixed watching this documentary and they cannot recommend “Try Harder” more highly. The documentary looks at how the pressure students at Lowell High School feel to go to a prestigious college and the impact this pressure has on their self-esteem and mental health. (Ep. 221)
  • What to Know About the CSS ProfileTM
    (Ep. 199)
  • 2022-2023 FAFSA Walkthrough Video English
    The place to go to get what Mark believes is the best step by step FAFSA Walkthrough video. (Ep. 193)
  • The College Tour
    This is a new Amazon Prime TV show that takes 60 minutes per episode to tour various college campuses. You get introduced to about ten students who attend the college and you get to really learn a lot about each college. You also get to see the campus, just like on a real college tour. (Ep. 167)