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ACT test information for admission to colleges and universities in the United States.
www.act.org

Judy Libman, a well-known and respected educator for over 25 years, provides individualized advice and assistance to students and families in Toronto, in Canada, and the US. Judy has extensive experience in the US application process, helping students find the right "fit", developing a list of appropriate target schools, and advising them through the essay-writing process.
www.ambitions.ca

Providing a thorough, structured approach to college and university admissions for both Canadian and international students, we offer individualized support and guidance at every stage of the application process. Contact us at 905-632-0999 or visit us at
www.barclayknap.com

Specializing in colleges and universities as well as private schools in Canada and the United States, our counsellors can help you make the best choices for your school career. Contact us at 416-593-7432 or visit our website at
www.studentguidance.com

Educational Consultant Judy Winberg, M.Ed. can help you make the choice that makes a difference to your child's future. Get the best education for your child. Consider your Options in Education! Call (416) 932-1168 or visit
www.optionsineducation.com

We provide resources for those seeking post-secondary education at the undergraduate or graduate level outside of Canada. Join us at the annual “International University Fairs” held every fall in Toronto. Find links to universities around the world. Learn about academics, scholarships, financial aid, sports and sports scholarship available to Canadians studying outside Canada. For more information, visit us at
www.pennybissett.org

Created and delivered by Dr. Norman Smith, Potentiality is a fully personalized university admissions program consisting of 8 sessions delivered in your home for students currently enrolled in Grade 11. The program will help you make the rigorous decisions and take the correct action to ensure the university education that is best for you. For more information on university/college counselling for Canadian and US schools, including the Ivy League, for all junior and senior high school students, please call 905-889-9121 or visit
www.admissionsconsultant.com

Are high school and post-secondary decisions confusing you? Are you unsure of what choices are available after graduation? Let an experienced guidance counsellor assist, empower and inspire you! Judi Berman understands the challenges of making career and life choices. She will identify your interests, skills and goals to help explore academic, career and personal options. Judi Berman’s recommendations and personal support will help motivate and guide you on a successful career path! Call 416.356.3300 or visit
www.capconsulting.ca

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Colleen Reed is the founder of American College Consulting. Her mandate is to support Canadian students and their parents through the crazy maze of college applications, standardized tests, NCAA rules, portfolio presentations, auditions and school visits. Colleen is a graduate of Brown University (BA International Relations) and Simon Fraser University (PDP, Secondary Education). She has served as a Brown University Regional Director for Canada and South American and has been an alumni interviewer for 25 years. A former USA World Figure Skating team member and secondary school teacher, Colleen enjoys working with high school students and their parents to find schools that fulfill their athletic, artistic and academic goals.
ca.linkedin.com/pub/colleen-reed/27/7b/5b3

CAIS encompasses independent schools that operate within Canada or offer a curriculum leading to a Canadian diploma.
www.cais.ca

The Canadian Council of Montessori Administrators supports Montessori administrators in Canada. We offer expertise in Montessori school administration and the Montessori Method of education.
www.ccma.ca

CESI rates the quality of your child's Independent School. CESI evaluations contribute to school improvement and allow each school to be more accountable to all of its constituents.
www.cesi.edu

Do you want to send your child to an independent school, but think you can't afford it? Children First: School Choice Trust is Canada's first privately funded program to help Ontario families improve their educational choices. Children First offers tuition assistance grants.
www.childrenfirstgrants.ca

The Conference of Independent Schools of Ontario (CIS),founded in 1984, provides a collegial forum to promote excellence in education among its 40 member schools
www.cisontario.ca

The Society for Quality Education is a charitable non-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide the facts about quality education to policy-makers, legislators, educators, and the public. The Society is particularly interested in the impact of school choice on public educational systems. Phone Doretta Wilson at 416-231-7247 or visit
www.societyforqualityeducation.org

Our programs encourage children to explore, invent, and create. We focus on the development of high-quality curriculum, software, and children’s programming. Find out more about us at
www.ctworkshop.com

Spirit of Math Schools is an “after-school school” program, unique to the education system. SMS offers so much more than tutoring, supplemental work for the students, or even what standard enrichment classes can offer. Through the interaction with others in the classroom, there is greater opportunity for learning. For more information, call 1-866-767-6284 or visit
www.spiritofmath.com

We build confidence through communication...
Learn how to conquer the fear of public speaking and deliver speeches and classroom presentations with ease! Stand Up and Speak specializes in speech writing, effective delivery techniques, debating skills, powerpoint training, interview skills and private leadership courses. Communicators are ordinary people with extraordinary communication skills. For further information, please call 905-828-8333 or visit
www.standupandspeak.com

This site provides useful information about applying to private schools, choosing a school, and the admission process.
www.privateschool.about.com

Alpha Textbooks offers a variety of services. Our staff can help students find costly textbooks for less, work with teachers to find the best price possible for the best materials, and coordinate textbook ordering for an entire school. For further information, please call 1-877-63-ALPHA or visit
www.alphatextbooks.com

eSchool News is a monthly print newspaper providing the news and information necessary to help K-20 decision-makers successfully use technology and the Internet to transform North America's schools and colleges and achieve educational goals.
www.eschoolnews.com

FreeRice is a website where users play various educational, multiple-choice games in order to raise money to fight world hunger. The games include English vocabulary (the game the site began with), multiplication tables, pre-algebra, chemistry (basic and intermediate), English grammar, basic foreign language vocabulary for English speakers (French, German, Italian, and Spanish), geography (world capitals and country identification), and art.
www.freerice.com

The Complete Children's Resource Directory. Products, Services, Activities, Programs. If your child needs it, you'll find it here!
www.helpwevegotkids.com

If you are interested in SSAT test-taking tips and practice exercises on analogies, sentence completion, vocabulary, reading comprehension, arithmetic, algebra, geometry exercises, subscribe to the weekly Test Prep Practice by clicking on testprepsubscribe@learningcore.com then place testprepsubscribe in the subject box and include your email address in the text and then hit send.
www.learningcore.com

Directory of private elementary and secondary schools in Ontario from the Ministry of Education
www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/general/elemsec/privsch

This site provides links to lessons, activities and worksheet for math, spelling, language, and more!
www.sitesforteachers.com

Canada’s essential guide to private and independent education. Search the database to find the right fit for your child!
www.ourkids.net

The ultimate parents resource to help you find what you need for your children!
www.gotmykids.com

Find detailed, accurate information about colleges, and get the latest scoop on the admissions process from others who have attended or are searching for the same schools you are!
www.admissions.com

Expand your vocabulary! The Vocab Builder makes learning words easy and fun! It automatically adjusts to your ability level and gives you tougher words as your vocabulary improves. The words that you get right are stored for later review; when you get them right a second time, they go into your personal list of words mastered.
www.number2.com/exams/vocab/

Look up words instantly on the web and develop your vocabulary using word games
www.m-w.com

Prepare examples for the SSAT Essay with summary notes from literature, Shakespeare, poetry and more!
www.sparknotes.com

An excellent site for SSAT preparation (grades 5-12) with free word puzzles. Thematic word games and creative activities.
www.vocabulary.com

This site offers kids a student dictionary, Daily Buzzword, and interactive word games. Includes homework help and lesson plans for parents, teachers.
www.wordcentral.com

On the following pages you will find quizzes that cover several important elementary math topics. The quizzes are interactive and easy to use. Questions are presented in multiple-choice format.
www.quiz-tree.com/Math_Practice_main.html

These collections represent only what we believe are the best Internet resources for each topic K-12 (arithmetic, algebra, geometry, problem solving).
www.mathquest.com

Providing outstanding learning experiences for young people of British Columbia and beyond.
www.isabc.ca

ScholarshipsCanada.com is a database for students looking for scholarships, bursaries, grants and student awards.
www.scholarshipscanada.com

SchoolFinder.com helps students, parents and counsellors explore schools across Canada and around the world. Information on Canadian universities, colleges, career colleges, and high schools. Search for academic programs, scholarships, tuition fees, and careers.
www.schoolfinder.com

SAT test information for admission to colleges and universities in the United States.
www.collegeboard.com

Unlike all other international students, Canadian citizens don't need a visa to study in the United States, but they still need to receive a Certificate of Eligibility. For a detailed list of entry requirements for Canadians studying in the US, visit
www.consular.canada.usembassy.gov

Over 400 colleges accept the Common Application
www.commonapp.org

Cardinal sports was established in 1994 to provide services to student-athletes interested in pursuing an athletic scholarship or financial aid package to a post-secondary institution in the United States and more recently in Canada. We support individual student-athletes and sport leagues, teams, and associations. For more information, please call 905-731-9867 or visit
www.cardinalsportsgroup.com

Henry Brunton (RCGA National Men’s Coach and Canada’s only Golf Magazine top 100 teacher) provides professional coaching and training programs for aspiring high performance golfers aged 13-19.
www.henrybrunton.com

Empowers athletes of all ages to share their sports statistics, sports status, sports pictures, and workouts on Facebook.
www.playitpost.com

Based in Mississauga, Ontario 20/20 Elite Hockey organizes and operates NCAA Discovery & Player Showcase opportunities, including local one-day camps, prospect tournament teams and extended U.S. Prep School / NCAA tours. 20/20 Elite programs are designed to enable hockey families to investigate U.S. College Hockey options and opportunities through direct interaction with NCAA coaches, current & past NCAA players and academic/admissions specialists, while providing players with a forum to showcase their talents to attending coaches, scouts and recruiters.
www.2020elite.com

Quality soccer training ages 4-17 years. Superb Coaches.
www.powersoccer.ca

Owner Gary Rothbart provides sport-specific training for athletes.
www.optimumfit.ca

is a private school geared to high performing student-athletes in grades 7-12. PEAC is designed to ensure that student-athletes receive a high-level academic program taught by certified Ontario teachers that meets their academic needs while receiving training in their chosen sport as a regular part of the school day.
www.peac.ca

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Mental skills coaching for elite athletes who want the take their performance to the next level.
jumpstartliving.com

SSAT Ontario Consortium test information and SSAT registration for Ontario Admission testing.
www.ssat.org

SSAT Student Guide online and other useful information.
www.ssat.org