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Author: Matthew Jaskol

Matthew Jaskol is director of Academic Programs at Pioneer Academics. He founded Pioneer Academics in 2013 with the intent of offering deep, intellectual exploration opportunities to outstanding young people of geographic and cultural diversity. He believes that passionate young scholars can reach remarkable heights through intelligence, imagination, and determination.

Posted May 12, 2017, 8 a.m. by Matthew Jaskol | View Comments
How to Find a Teen Summer Program That's Right for You

As director of academic programs for Pioneer Academics, I work with hundreds of inquisitive young people like you, day in and day out, helping them find their academic way. Frequently that means discovering the right high school summer program. My advice: Look inside yourself. Discover your interests. Listen to your heart. Share with others. Get to work and commit to a program that helps you become the person you want to be. Look Inside Yourself Deep down in each of us are natural inclinations toward some things and away from others. That’s what makes us different and unique. Our natural ...