- 3 days ago
START OF COLLEGE PREP
The summer schedule is ready. Whoa unto those just coming out of CSEC and CAPE exams, but SAT prep and college advising starts this...
- May 26
Thank You! This is the final newsletter for the academic year. Before you take a well-deserved break, we wanted to express our gratitude...
- May 17
Another Rising Star
Last week, we featured Dr. Sean Ashley. This week we focus on another Harvard graduate, Dominic Shoucair. I met rambunctious Dominic at...
- May 10
The Elite A-Team
Students contact us along the way of their educational journeys and tell us here at Versan how they are faring. This past week we had...
- May 4
SUMMER, SUMMER, SUMMER!
It is here. Yes, we have noticed the climate change. We have seen the sargassum weed roll up on our coastal shores, we can smell it. ...
- Apr 25
Visas, Visas and Visas
We are one week away before the fees for a visa appointment at the US embassy in Jamaica. Some students have rolled in and gotten their...
- Apr 19
I am aging beyond years. Why? One of my past students Sonam has invited me to her Engagement Party, she is about to be married. Where...
- Apr 12
Here is to Caleb Levy!
Here is to Caleb Levy! I truly believe that children are our future. Here comes this brilliant young man into my office. He held first...
- Apr 5
NEW POLL SAYS COLLEGE IS WORTHLESS
Now why would I report this salacious detail when I am in the business of sending hundreds to colleges? I find data and truths...
- Mar 22
I believe that students live under a haze when it comes to the topic of scholarships. I think students have a myopic view of the process...
- Mar 15
I have been asked to tackle the topic of sumner schools. Why are they important? For whom are they relevant? Let us explain in this...
- Mar 8
As in the Bible's shortest line of, "Jesus wept." No, I am not crying, in fact, I am announcing mock exam days for Wednesday and Friday....
- Mar 1
In These Times Earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, war cries from Ukraine, hunger, crime, pestilence and diseases, we wonder where this will...
- Feb 21
READINESS FOR COLLEGE
As a consultant who has been counselling students for years, in our one on one consultations with students, it is easy to see the...
- Feb 14
Since the start of classes, we have not had a Pow-Wow meeting for students and parents. Well, we can now announce that February 26, 2023...