I am often asked about a typical gap year trip. Here is Part 2 of a fun gap year experience! Read the first part in
The truth is this. There is no typical Gap Year! A gap year should be as unique as the person embarking upon it. There are literally thousands of choices and options available, both amazing opportunities and some that should be avoided.
(Excerpts from Huffington Post) The Top 10 Reasons for Taking A Gap Year With the recent news that Malia Obama will take a gap year before
Gap Year Base Camp is a one stop shop for all of your Gap Year needs. We hope to offer guidance and support, but most of all, we hope to inspire. We are firm believers that a gap experience is a fundamental part of a complete education. In other words, a college experience without a gap year is going to be lacking.
For American high school students, applying to college sometimes feels like a full time job. Grades and transcripts, sports and extracurriculars, essays and SATs, AP
There are many reasons that parents are dubious about a gap year, and it mostly comes down to fear. And all these fears are normal, BTW. Here’s a short little list to help those parents! Rather than delving into all the many gifts a gap year bestows on a developing human, let’s kick some of the myths to the curb to help those doubting dads out a little!