CTC Course Resources
University Counseling in the International School
Accredited Online Schools
Accredited Schools Online: Accredited College Search Tool
Accredited Schools Online: College Accreditation Guidebook
Affordable Colleges Foundation
Best Colleges - resources for students with learning differences
Best Colleges - 2017 Student Guide to Education
Personalized school recommendations
College planning tools
Manages applications for UK universities
Online Colleges Database
New ideas about global credentials
Search, review and compare subjects at UK
Christian Science Monitor: learning section of the newspaper
Jay Mathews, Education writer for Washington Post.
Boston Globe’s Education section
Wall Street Journal’s “CollegeJournal.com”
New York Times’ Choice Blog
Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings (US News & World Report)
National Public Radio education section
Naviance:comprehensive college and career readiness solution for middle and high schools that helps connect academic achievement to post-secondary goals.
Essential daily reading:
Wonderful blog focusing in part on money and college.
Simply the best source of information on US colleges—not just admissions.
Overseas Association of College Admission Counseling.
Guidebook Series: Continuing Education
Guidebook Series: Education Technology Tools Guide
Getting your Masters in Education:
Comprehensive scholarship information at the undergraduate & grad level:
Provides simply the best insight on US college student experiences of their own campus. Read one a day and you will soon be an expert.
Every good counselor needs resource books. This list is only the essentials. Be sure to check out NACAC’s book reviews: http://www.nacacnet.org/research/PublicationsResources/BookReviews/Reviews/Pages/default.aspx and for quick ordering, we have already book marked the best books at: http://www.internationalcounselor.org/for-counselorsteachers/books
For The USA:
Pope, Loren (2007). "Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That Is Right For You" Penguin USA.
Loveland, Elaina (2005). "Creative Colleges: A Guide for Student Actors, Artists, Dancers, Musicians, and Writers" SuperCollege LLC.
The Fiske Guide to Colleges by Ted Fiske (updated yearly)
Ruggs Recommendations on the Colleges by Frederick Ruggs (updated yearly)
For The UK:
University Degree Course Offers: The Essential Guide to Winning Your Place at University by Brian Heap (updated yearly)
Choosing Your Degree Course and University by Brian Heap (updated yearly)
The Good Universities Guide (updated yearly)
Directory of Canadian Universities (updated yearly)