In this interview with TIME.com, author Andrew Ferguson provides some of the highlights (and lowlights) of his son's efforts to get into college. You will find more in his book, Crazy U: One Dad's Crash Course in Getting His Kid into College.
The ACT Exam is coming up, and many 11th-graders are preparing themselves for college applications in the fall.
How are you feeling? Are you and your parents stressing out over getting into the "right" college? Are you satisfied with your game plan to this point?
+5 BONUS: Describe the steps you have taken to get into college so far. Has it been stressful or easy? Describe ways that this article--or lessons in English 11--have helped you to understand the application process.