Life Skills

Jumpstart the College Admission Process

In this practical four-week summer class learners will prepare for the college admission process. Learners will create their own personalized college admission plan and recieve college guidance. Super informational and relevant!
133 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 2 learners

35 minutes

per class

Once per week

over 4 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

How Outschool Works

Available Times

Pacific Time
This teacher may live in a different time zone.

Thu Jun 9

Jun 9 - Jun 30 (4 weeks)
6pm - 6:35pm

Sat Jun 25

Jun 25 - Jul 16 (4 weeks)
11am - 11:35am

Tue Jul 5

Jul 5 - Jul 26 (4 weeks)
10pm - 10:35pm
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.

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Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
Students will create their own personalized and practical college admission plan. 
The instructor holds a certificate in College Admissions from Columbia University (NYC) and has written extensively on college admission. She has guided many students in the college process. 

Full bio: 
Cheryl Carter is the lead instructor of Collegiate Learning.Cheryl Carter, the writing coach, endearingly known as Professor Cheryl, for the way she methodically targets the stop-blocks that prohibit her clients from moving them ahead in completing their writing projects. Over the years, she has worked with authors writing educational, religion, science, business, and popular culture books. Professor Cheryl knows how to motivate emerging writers to overcome procrastination, literary lags and time constraints. She is the author of an ever-growing number of titles and has been published traditionally and independently. 

Professor Cheryl is also a college professor, who currently teaches English and writing classes. She also teaches creative writing, media and culturally relevant biography classes on Professor Cheryl has an MFA in Creative Writing and a BA in English. She has also completed graduate study in special education, college admissions and counseling, and is currently a creative writing doctoral student. Professor Cheryl holds a graduate certificate in College Advisement from Columbia University and a TEFL (Teaching English to  certificate. 

A fierce advocate for education empowerment, Professor Cheryl is also the CEO of Collegiate Learning, an academic company that prepares learners for scholastic college success. She has a line of educational books that address ADHD and ELA areas, including writing, vocabulary, critical thinking, reading  and writing. Additionally, Professor Cheryl, a personal historian created the innovative personal history initiative, Family-as-Biographers under her Meaningful Moments books and journals. 
More importantly, Cheryl considers her most important role to be that of homeschool mother. She has five children—three of them homeschool graduates.
See homework posted for each week.
Week One: 
Homework: Compose a plan to score high or higher on the SAT and make a summer study plan to reach your college admission plans.

Week Two: 
Homework: Submit a draft of the college admission essay to the instructor for feedback and commentary. Submit college safe, reach and target schools.

Week Three: 
Homework: Submit completed forms for recommendations, extra-curricular activities and scholarships.

Week Four: 
Homework: Submit completed college plan to the instructor.  
Students will be given forms to be printed out. These forms will be posted in the Outschool classroom.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
35 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
All materials will be provided to the students.

Offered by

Cheryl Carter Creative Classroom
Lives in the United States
Creative , Cultural & College Prep Classes
133 total reviews
131 completed classes

About Us

Collegiate Learning instructors (AKA Cheryl Carter Creative Classroom) teach writing, reading, publishing and critical thinking skills to K-12 students. The mission of Collegiate Learning is to prepare learners to do well in higher education.... 
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