what should I include as Additional Information in the Common App
September 22, 2021

How to use the Common App Additional Information section

“What should be included in the additional information section of a college application?” Over 3 million students submitted applications to 900 colleges and universities worldwide using …

college application checklist
September 20, 2021

College application checklist for high school students

The college application process can feel overwhelming, especially if you wait until a few weeks before deadlines. Checklists are a proven tool for reaching your goals quicker, so we’ve put together this reference of four things you need to do during high school before submitting college applications.

most efficient way to discover and attract students
August 27, 2021

The most efficient way to discover & attract students to your college

If you work in college admissions or recruiting, you know that identifying high school students that fit your institution is vital. Recruiter staffing, print marketing, digital …

5 tips for performing arts portfolio
August 25, 2021

Performing arts students MUST HAVE a portfolio

We all love to be entertained. Ballet, symphony, bands, theater, movies – we can’t get enough of the performing arts. The internet has opened countless opportunities …

back to school high school admin
August 18, 2021

How high school administrators can encourage & empower students during unpredictable school years

Blogs and social media are flooded with back-to-school tips for students and parents. But what about the educators? They’re getting ready for another unpredictable school year.  …

Back to school tip for parents
August 16, 2021

Parents, help your high schooler plan for this year and beyond!

The summer is wrapping up, and parents everywhere are scurrying around from room to room making sure all the supplies are purchased before the first day …

August 6, 2021

My secret to a healthy online lifestyle

Guest post by Aman Sahva, Deputy Director of Content Team at Mind Champs. It was the best of years, it was the worst of years. Early …

July 30, 2021

How teen artists can thrive in the new digital economy

Art portfolios are an important part of the spikeview platform. It’s where creatives organize projects, experiences, recommendations, and more all in one online hub.  Our platform …

July 28, 2021

Spotlight: artistic purpose & progress

Valerie is a visual artist pushing through boundaries to make a creative lifestyle for herself. She’s developed skills in graphic design, illustration, and clothing design.  Valerie’s …

July 5, 2021

Spotlight: living creatively & consciously

Shrobana is a high school student who finds joy in arts and crafts. Phone cases, friendship bracelets, greeting cards, home decor – you name it! Her …