College Essay Resources for Counselors (Downloads)

Pre-Writing Activities

Help your students write more effective application essays by sharing three of our favorite writing activities. Save time and aggravation by teaching them to parse a prompt and establish a theme before they write a first draft.

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Essay Reviews

Review essays more efficiently and effectively These guidelines were created for counselors, consultants and English teachers. Use them to rethink how you read student essays.

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The Inside Scoop for Parents

Do your students’ parents seem confused by the college essay? Do they suggest topics, over-edit or otherwise get in the way? We’ve written a guide that will help you demystify the college essay for parents and show them how they can help in small but meaningful ways. Get free copies for parents today!

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Monthly Pro Chats

Join Wow CEO Susan Knoppow for a FREE 30-minute webinar, just for counselors and consultants. She will answer your questions and share tips to help you support your students through the college essay-writing process. Choose the date you prefer, then join us live or listen to the recording.

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Other Resources for Counselors

Do you want to be an even better essay coach? Check out our other professional resources and training opportunities.