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#ExploreMuseums: Using Social Media to Improve Your Future Prospects


Jessamyn Moore, 23, is proof that your digital footprint does not have to be something that looms large and hideous over your life after high school. It can be a powerful tool that you leverage as you build your online persona in preparation for college and career.

How Clean Is Your Digital Footprint?


Wherever you walk online, you are leaving a digital footprint, and building the size, scope and personality of your online presence. It’s important to manage your digital dirt — your future could depend on it.

You Have 60 Seconds to Make Your Elevator Pitch – Go!


High school senior Jordan Harden just won the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship’s 2014 elevator pitch competition. Here are some tips for crafting — and delivering — a killer elevator pitch.

One House, Three Seniors and Lots of College Essays


If you are a high school senior, then it is a topic you are all too familiar with right now — the college essay. Students everywhere are in the process of brainstorming, writing and revising in hopes of creating words on paper that will wow college admissions officers. KWHS spoke with three seniors — triplets, in fact — who have a submission deadline of Nov. 1, to find out their best college-essay advice.