Press Coverage

Beyond The Brochure Has Been Seen In:

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Five Big Differences Between Traditional and Progressive Schools featured on Jen’s List Jan. 17, 2014

Beyond The Brochure named one of L.A.’s best mom blogs 2013 by Mommy Poppins. 

Beyond The Brochure’s Second Edition featured on Chic Mama L.A.’s Holiday Gift Guide 2013

Seven Tips To Secure Financial Aid For Private Elementary School on Elizabeth Street, July 19, 2013

Elite America’s Preschool Madness in The Daily Beast/Newsweek, June 23, 2013

Q&A With Wildwood School’s New Director of Admissions in the Venice Patch. 

Beyond The Brochure featured on Chic Mama LA, March 29, 2013

L.A. Private School Spring Break Vacations: The Most Coveted Getaways! on The Daily Truffle

Black Friday: The Day Private Elementary Schools Send Out Admissions Letters on The Huffington Post

Fundraising at L.A. Private Schools on The Huffington Post, February 25, 2013

Fundraising at L.A. Private Schools on The Daily Truffle, February 20, 2013

Interview with Christina Simon on KOST 103.5 FM, with public affairs host, Kristen Cruz. LA’s top soft rock station. Sunday, February 11, 2013. Click HERE to listen.

Christina Simon featured on Elizabeth Street as a ‘Style Mom’, Feb. 1, 2013

The Hollywood Housewife recommends Beyond The Brochure (and writes about her own preschool search).

“Getting In” on Elizabeth Street, December 5, 2012

On The Daily Truffle’s RSS Feed of News and Blog Sites

The Hollywood Reporter, November 15, 2012 click HERE

The Daily Truffle posts “Beyond The Brochure’s LA private schools map with brief discussion of which schools are popular.

“All About Private Schools In LA” May 21, 2012 on LA City Mom

“Education Resources” on Channel 2-

“Demystifying L.A. Private Elementary Schools” Thank You on Momangeles

Blog Review: March 19, 2012: Beyond The Brochure selected as one of L.A’s best blogs by Red Tricycle 

Beyond The Brochure Book Reviews:

  • September 2, 2010: “Macaroni Reads” – Macaroni Kid Pasadena
  • September 30, 2009: “Beyond The Brochure: An Insider’s Guide To Private Elementary Schools In Los Angeles” - KIRKUS Review
  • September 10, 2009: “Jen’s List E-Newsletter” –

Beyond The Brochure Press Coverage:

  • March 11, 2012, “Education Resources For Moms” on Momangeles
  • March 5, 2012, “Education Resources and Giving Back on Club Mom Me
  • March 2, 2012, “Salt & Nectar’s Favorite Things” on Salt & Nectar
  • March 1, 2012, “Education Resources Moms Can Use” in Santa Monica Macaroni Kid
  • Feb. 27, 2012: “A Mom Blogger Event: Education Resources Moms Can Use” on Moms LA
  • Feb. 23, 2012, “Education Resources Moms Can Use” on LA City Mom
  • August 29, 2011: “REVIEW: Beyond the Brochure” - MomAngeles
  • February 5, 2012, “The Pasadena Private Schools Race: Families Face Competition In Private Schools Race”- Pasadena Sun
  • January 5, 2011: ”Battered Mommy Blogger Learns Valuable Lesson” – FishbowlLA
  • December 31, 2010: ”The Musings Of A Private School Mother In Los Angeles,” (scroll to page 13 in the PDF) – Beverly Hills Courier (link no longer available)
  • December 20, 2010: ”Beyond the Brochure Authors Speaks at BHCC” – Beverly Hills Courier (no longer available)
  • December 3, 2010: “Mayim Bialik: Not in Gisele’s “Perfect Parenting” League” – E! Online
  • September 17, 2009: “Beyond the Brochure -navigating private school admissions in Los Angeles” - LACityMom
  • September 20, 2009: Listen to Christina and Porcha on KABC 790 radio Podcast. This is the station’s Back To School topic. We’re the 2nd interview (after the doctor discussing the swine flu epidemic) – Talk Radio KABC 790
  • September 28, 2009: Porcha Dodson appeared on KTLA to discuss Beyond The Brochure (video no longer available) – KTLA

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