Toby Rose

Toby Rose — mentor, teacher, community leader

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Toby Rose is first and foremost a mentor. She began as a middle school teacher before forming Toby Rose’s College Prep to provide college counseling and tutoring services, a Pinecrest business for 25 years. An educator for most of her life, Rose helped pay her way through college by creating ...

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Educational and Teen Advice- 21.4.14

My daughter tells me that she can’t go into the school restrooms after school because students are having sex there. Have you heard anything about this? Yes I have, and unfortunately several kids have told me that they have participated in such acts at two different schools. We definitely have ...

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EDUCATIONAL AND TEEN ADVICE

What are some of the questions on college applications? That is a good question. The Common Application has all new questions. Here are some of them: • Some students have a background or story that is so central to their identity that they believe their application would be incomplete without ...

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Summer Camp in SIB

Summer Camp in SIB

Sunny Isles Beach Summer Camp 2013 started off with a bang! The Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior groups have traveled throughout Miami- Dade, Broward, and even Palm Beach County on exciting, memorable field trips. Some of the trips include local visits to Miami Shores Aquatics, Venetian Pool, and even the ...

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Educational and Teen advice

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Do you know the requirements for the University of Alabama? Yes. The ACT starts with a 21 and the SAT 1000 with a GPA of 3.0. Why are Alabama’s scores so low? Is it a good university? I can only give you my opinion on the admission requirements; The University ...

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Educational and Teen Advice

Many readers have requested a second column regarding college application essay questions. The following are exact questions used by Boston College on the 2012 application. • St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, encouraged his followers to live their lives in the service of others. How do ...

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Educational And Teen Advice

I am a senior and have had four difficult years of high school. My mom has been very physically ill, and my dad is very emotionally ill. Thank God he is going away on business for two weeks, so I can relax and be myself. I feel that I am ...

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