Considering a Gap Year?

Once an activity of primarily well-heeled European and British students, the Gap Year has gained popularity in the U.S. in the last decade. The recent surge in interest in gap years has made colleges take notice, and there are numerous options (many even university-sanctioned) for students wishing to take a year off between high school and college. Since now is the time that seniors are deciding which path to take next year, I am happy to help guide anyone interested in learning more about gap year programs. In the meantime, keep reading for 8 reasons you may want to consider a gap year for your child.