What skills do you need to succeed in the education consulting industry? There are several. First, it’s important to be a quick learner as consultants often face a steep learning curve when they start the job. You need to learn which schools offer which programs, how each school defines itself, which students are competitive at…
Background and skills for achieving success in the educational consulting industry
College Preparedness: How ESC’s Remote Classes Equip International Students for Life in College
Despite recent difficulties posed by COVID-19, ESC has pushed forward with our College Readiness Program. This program includes a series of flash seminars, designed and led by ESC consultants trained in relevant fields, which provide current Chinese high school students the opportunity to learn more about important aspects of the American college experience. Starting in…
Overcoming Public Health Crises in the International Education Sector
Recent weeks have seen a substantial increase in efforts to counteract the spread of COVID-19. Despite a variety of challenges, the current situation has necessitated innovative measures which, although seemingly inconvenient, have also helped highlight strengths of ESC’s multi-faceted operations structure. For Chinese students both within China and beyond, the virus has taken a serious…
After SATs: Why Chinese Students Need to Rethink US University Applications Strategy
US universities are scrapping SATs amid cheating scandals and the proliferation of cookie-cutter applications from rote-learning Chinese students.
THE LONG MARCH FROM CHINA TO IVIES
ESC Co-Founder Tomer Rothschild as well as several ESC students are featured in this article in The Economist.
IN CHINA, NO CHOICE BUT TO CHEAT?
ESC Co-Founder Tomer Rothschild is featured in this article in Inside Higher Ed.
THE CHINESE MOTHER’S AMERICAN DREAM
Two ESC Students, Abby Wu and Du Mengru, are featured in this article in The Chronicle of Higher Education.
BATTLE TO THWART SAT CHEATING IN ASIA CONTINUES
ESC Co-Founder Tomer Rothschild is featured in a Wall Street Journal article about SAT Cheating in Asia.
STUDYING IN AMERICA CRAFTING A FUTURE
ESC Co-Founder Tomer Rothschild is featured in an Economist article about college counseling in China.
HARVARD IS SUMMER MECCA AS CHINESE STUDENTS CROWD BOSTON
ESC’s students and counselors are featured in this Bloomberg article about college tours in and around Boston!