Time Management 101: The Google Calendar

Time Management 101: The Google Calendar

Everyone here at Northwest College Support uses, and encourages our students to use, Google Calendar. Not only is it already built into and associated with your existing G-mail or Google account, but it is available for both your phone and computer. After downloading...
What is a Team Meeting?

What is a Team Meeting?

When a new student arrives at Northwest College Support, they are introduced to their team. Most students have a team that consists of themselves, their therapist, a life coach, and an education coach. Each week, the entire team comes together and meets for a half...
Top 5 Reasons to Meet with Your Academic Advisor

Top 5 Reasons to Meet with Your Academic Advisor

Here are 5 reasons why you should meet with your academic advisor! Create a class schedule: It might seem basic, but academic advisors provide valuable input as to which classes to take and when. They can provide advice on how to balance varying requirements and which...
What is an Educational Coach? And how can they help you or your child succeed?

What is an Educational Coach? And how can they help you or your child succeed?

Here at NWCS, our educational coaches are at the heart of our program. Our ed coaches support NWCS’ overarching mission of helping every student succeed in college. Through intentional, individualized coaching, our ed coaches help students learn the necessary life and...