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The Truth Behind College Admissions: Learn what it really takes to get into College from Admissions Experts


A Free Community Seminar for prospective clients, hosted by INSIGHT EDUCATION! 


Date: April 3, 2022

Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Location: Insight Education Cupertino Headquarter

Address: 1601 S De Anza Blvd, Suite 108, Cupertino, CA 95014 


**Three (3) people per family max, please register a ticket for each member of your family** 


Learn what it takes to get into the colleges of your choice in our Truth behind College Admissions Seminar! Including:  

  • How has the College Admissions Landscape changed?
  • What does Holistic Admissions really mean?
  • Why does it seem harder to get into Colleges these days? 
  • Does your High School choice matter?
  • Should you take any Standardized tests? If so, which one?
  • What do colleges truly want to see on the Applications?
  • The College Application itself
  • What can you do to maximize your chances of Admissions?

Check-in begins at 9:45am for a 10:00am presentation start time!


Please note, parking around the location is free but can be limited. We recommend you arrive early to find your spot. In order to keep our community safe and healthy, we ask that all attendees in live events to show proof of being fully vaccinated and boosted (if eligible) or negative COVID test results within 24 hours (Antigen) / 48 hours (PCR). Please click here to see our in-person guidelines regarding COVID vaccination/tests.


We look forward to seeing you at the seminar,

Team Insight

How Will the New Digital SAT Impact Your Children?

Are you wondering how the New, Digital SAT will impact your kids? Please join us on February 12, 2022 at 10:00 am for a Zoom presentation that will help to answer your questions. 


We will cover: 

 1. Why a digital SAT
 2. Will the ACT remain paper-based? Which one is better? 
 3. Which topics will be covered?
 4. Will the new SAT be easier than the paper SAT
 5. Can students take it from home?
 6. Will the UCs and Private colleges require the New SAT and if so how important will it be for admissions?
 7. Which classes will be most impacted by this change?
 8. Will more schools go test-optional or test-blind?
 9. Should I be preparing now?


About Our Speaker

Purvi Mody has more than 24 years of College Admissions and Education experience as the Co-Founder and Head of College Admissions Counseling at Insight Education. After obtaining her Masters in Education and MBA from Stanford University, she has guided thousands of high school students and their families in successfully navigating the college admissions process and developing college applications and essays that emphasize the students’ unique traits and talents.

Bay Area Diwali

Visit Insight Education at Bay Area Diwali! We will have a booth and be talking with families in the community all day. This year, we are offering a FREE 15-minute initial consultation.


If you’d like to meet with a college admissions counselor one-on-one for a 15-minute session, please make your appointment HERE.


The Eighteen Annual Diwali-Festival of Lights will be held at Memorial Park in Cupertino on Saturday, October 16, 2021, from 11:00 am until 6:00 pm.


Festivities include a wonderful feast of food, music, and dance including a traditional Rangoli display, including art and craft booths. The exciting Kids Zone is packed with fun throughout the day including the petting zoo, pony rides, jump houses, face painting, and much more.


Visitors to the festival enjoy the festive atmosphere of sari festooned trees, spectacular lanterns, and a cultural kaleidoscope of activities and performances. Beginning at 11 am with the popular Kids Zone art show and grand opening ceremony at 12:30 pm. The festival appeals to all the senses; delicious Indian food, music, and dancing featuring classical Kathak and Bharatanatyam to Bhangra and to popular Bollywood dances.


Diwali is a traditional Indian festival of thanksgiving. It celebrates the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, hope over despair, and good over evil. Celebrated throughout the world, typical Diwali traditions include family and friends gathering to light lamps, exchanging gifts, new clothes, meeting new and old friends, and offering traditional sweets.

[Free Community Webinar] Getting Ready to Go Back to High School

Getting Ready to Go Back to High School


After months of online learning, are you ready to go back to school? Join us and learn how you can start your school year right!


This free webinar is geared towards high school students of all grades.


Date: August 14, 2021

Time: 10:00am – 11:00am (Pacific)

Location: Online via Zoom


Get prepared for High School with all the things you need to know!


A Free Virtual Community Seminar for prospective clients, hosted by INSIGHT EDUCATION! This seminar is great for families with students in middle or high school (6th – 12th). We will talk about how to transition from online learning and prepare your students for a great academic year!


Are you a middle schooler planning for (looking forward to) high school? Or are you a high schooler who is excited to be back in your school again? After more than a year of online learning, you are facing an unexpected and untraditional ending to your school experience. During this Community Webinar, Insight Counselors will cover what essential skills you need to develop so that you can be fully prepared to jump into your back-to-school experience!


We’ll look at:

  • How to prepare to be at your best academically
  • How to choose the “right” classes and balance your extracurricular activities
  • How to build your resume
  • Ways to manage stress and time management
  • How to enjoy your high school years!
  • And much, much more!


It’s not just the destination that matters – it’s how you get there. We’re here to help you make the most of high school! We look forward to connecting with you.


We can’t wait to see you there! 


Team Insight

join us for a free webinar to learn about college admission during covid and uncertainties

(Online via Zoom) The Art of College Admissions in Uncertain Times

The Art of College Admissions in Uncertain Times: Learn from Insight’s 21 years of College Admissions Experience and What it Means for Students Navigating the Age of Covid and Social Upheaval Nationwide 

A Free Community Seminar for high school students and families. Please register here. 

Date: June 14, 2020

Time: 10:00am – 11:30am PDT

Location: Online via Zoom
Please register here. 

The College Admissions landscape has changed drastically over the past 21 years since Insight Education was founded.

Since 1999, Insight Education has advised thousands of students and their families as they embarked on their college admissions journey. Our dedicated team of education professionals is committed to providing personalized and comprehensive guidance through every facet of the high school experience and college admissions process.

Beyond test scores and GPA, we seek to foster curiosity and intellectual rigor in our students. Our values emphasize building sincere relationships with our families, anchored in trust, honesty, and a commitment to purposeful, compassionate listening.

Our rich history and experience, along with our understanding of high schools and the holistic approach colleges employ as they evaluate applicants, sets Insight apart in our ability to help students and families realize their educational goals. As our students transition into adulthood, we prepare them to leave Insight with the tools to engage in the lifelong learning process wholeheartedly, and to benefit from all that college has to offer.

Our Presentation will Cover:
* What has changed over the past 21 years and what that means for students today
* Picking a major and why it matters
* What does “Holistic Admissions” really mean?
* What do colleges truly want to see on the application?
* Extracurricular and academic profiles
* The most common college application myths
* How modern-day students can prepare for success in life after college

We will also be recording the event for use on social media and promotional activities in the future. By registering and attending this event, you are giving Insight Education LLC permission to record and produce footage that you may be a part of through live Q&A or Chats. 

Join us online and find out more.

It’s not just the destination that matters – it’s how you get there. We’re here to help you make the most of high school! We look forward to meeting you.


Thank you,

The Insight Team