Five Tips to Navigate the 2e University Search Process

As an education advocate, guidance coach, and parent of a twice-exceptional child, I am aware of the needs of 2e students and believe their university search process needs to reflect their inherent uniqueness. Just as traditional classroom strategies and learning environments typically aren't a great fit for 2e learners, standard approaches to college searches also aren't ideal for this population.

In my role as a head guidance coach at LAUNCH Education Advisors, I work to help families navigate the college/university search, application, admission, and decision process with the end goal of finding the best-fit school for a student. If you are at the point of researching schools with your 2e child or student, these five tips can help fam...


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About Lauren Joyce Hensel

Lauren is an independent education consultant pursuing a certificate in independent college counseling from the University of California Irvine. During her master's program in public administration, she found her love of educational policy and advocacy. Her oldest son is twice-exceptional and attends an international school in Europe, where she has championed for increased access to services and better professional development for teachers. In her business, Launch Education Advisors, she inspires and mentors students to reach their full potential. Her specializations are expat, international, third culture, and twice-exceptional students in addition to student-athletes. In her free time, she enjoys traveling around Europe, sampling coffee, riding her bakfiets, and enjoying time with her husband, two children, and two dogs.

Launch Education Advisors is a boutique education guidance consultancy focused on providing post secondary guidance to expat/international, twice-exceptional, and global-minded families. Connect with Launch on Facebook and Twitter (@launchedad).