Reach Higher (@ReachHigher )

Reach Higher

Bio Started by Michelle Obama while at the White House, #ReachHigher encourages young people to complete their education & own their future.
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Twitter Web App : And congratulations to our Spotlight on Practice Award winners who developed district-wide practices to help all students reach higher for an additional credential beyond a high school diploma 👏 #NPSIBelieves21

Twitter Web App : If you want to advocate for a student who would like to exclude their parents income from their FAFSA, weve got a template for that! And, here it is 😎

Twitter Web App : How do school counselors make the world a more accepting and inclusive place for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities? Share your pledge to support inclusion. Special Olympics @pledgetoinclude #pledgetoinclude

Twitter Web App : TOMORROW is the LAST DAY to apply to our #NationalScholarship! Don’t miss your chance to earn up to $33k in financial aid! Apply today at

iPhone : Today’s the day! You can find the young readers’ edition and paperback edition of Becoming wherever books are sold. I’m so grateful to have this opportunity to widen our community, and Im especially excited for young people to read along as they begin their journeys of becoming.

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iPhone : This years Federal Student Aid is asking for 2019 tax information, but what should you do if your finances were significantly impacted by #COVID19 in 2020? Heres a snippet from one of the recent Excellence in #College Counseling webinars about #financialaid. #highered Reach Higher

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Sprout Social : Sometimes our students don’t get accepted into the school that they thought was “the one” and that’s okay. Remind them that there’s always a place for them and their hard work has always been worth it. They are worth it.

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Twitter Web App : "I believe that the kids are going to be alright. To really see how they’ve defied all types of odds, and have done it so well, I feel like I can take a breath. It makes it easier to do what I do every day." - Farah Parker #EICC21

Twitter Web App : "Through all the tragedy, people have come out of the woodwork with so any resources for students, for counselors, for everyone. There’s so much willingness to help and to empathize, it helps me remain optimistic." - Harry Nerenberg #EICC21

Twitter Web App : Thank you to everyone who joined us, Common App, and Collegewise for our Excellence in College Counseling webinar series! We'll close out today's webinar, and the four-part series, with a moment of hope from our 2020 & 2021 #EICC winners, Farah and Harry ⤵️✨

Twitter Web App : Farah's bright spot? "Our students are peer-reviewing, sending information, and encouraging each other in their respective COVID ‘pods’ in a way I haven’t seen before. One will ask for a meeting, and the next day I’ll have follow-ups from everyone else in their ‘pod.'" #EICC21

Twitter Web App : After 30 years of counseling, Harry Nerenberg says that while the profession has changed, students' motivation hasn't. "I don't send Common App applications in the mail anymore, but the motivation, the hunger to succeed is still there. It always has been." #EICC21

Twitter Web App : "I miss the sounds of students in the hallway. It's so nice to witness your students' accomplishments, and have it *not* be through a screen. I have some high fives queued up for when we're out of this." - Farah Parker, #EICC21 Discovery Schools

Twitter Web App : For Harry Nerenberg, searching for a bright spot amidst the last year means feeling inspired by his students. ➡️"I always knew they were tough and motivated, but their resilience this year has been astounding. Resilient in a way they've maybe never had to be before." #EICC21

Twitter Web App : In one hour, we get the distinct pleasure of hosting a conversation between the 2020 & 2021 Excellence in College Counseling winners! If you haven’t yet registered, there’s still time to join and hear from these counseling stars.🌟 Common App Collegewise

Twitter Web App : Our next #BlackHistoryMonth educator spotlight goes to Principal Brian Roberson of KIPP Northeast College Prep in Texas 🌟Thank you Mr. Roberson for showing your students that they belong in every place they set foot into 🙌🏾