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Join Laura Barr as she presents practical tools for students and parents to ensure you accomplish your goals during college visits this summer.

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Laura Barr is a dynamic speaker and advocates for using the college application process to “launch citizens.” Her unique approach takes students on a meaningful journey of identity formation that helps them find their passion and purpose. Parents can assist with this process by transforming their mindset from “managing” their teens to “guiding” and “collaborating” with them. Through webinars, lunch and learns, and in-person engagements, Laura teaches parents how to maximize the college application process to produce responsible, independent individuals who thrive as young adults.

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Our Mission

Emerging’s mission is to empower families with information to launch independent, creative citizens who will use education to impact and transform.

Our Why

Every day, we wake up to launch independent and creative students into the world as citizens. We believe in the power of youth to uphold our democracy.

Our Promise

By the time our work together comes to an end, our students will know where they want to go, what they want to do, and who they want to be.

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