Say Yes to College: A Practical and Inspirational Guide to Raising College-Bound Kids : Shows parents how to: Lay a foundation of excellence through love of learning and respect for authority. Combat peer pressure and pop culture images. Work with teachers, guidance counselors and others. Mind a child's emotional health and academic development. Pick the right college. Tackle the SATs and college admissions process. Find support along the way. Say Yes to College presents a winning combination of traditional "tough love" and hard-won knowledge that will help parents empower their children for a lifetime of success.