About David Bass

Content marketer, author, and homeschool graduate.

How your homeschool family can avoid going stir-crazy during the coronavirus crisis

By |2020-03-25T11:09:21-04:00March 25th, 2020|Advice, Coronavirus, COVID-19, General Interest, Tips for high school|

Our lives in the U.S. have been upended in less than three weeks. In most areas of the country, restaurants and malls are closed. Public parks are shuttered. At least 123,000 public and private schools in the U.S. are closed right now—many for the remainder of the school year—impacting nearly 55 million students. Sports [...]

Homeschool transcript foundations: 4 simple tips for handling courses and credit hours

By |2020-03-26T13:04:26-04:00March 24th, 2020|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Standardized tests, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

We know that spring is the time when many homeschool families work on transcripts. To help out, we're offering a 30% discount  on all Transcript Maker plans using the code HOME2020. This is the second part of our 6-part series on the foundations of homeschool transcripts. Read part 1. Courses are the “meat” of [...]

Homeschool transcript foundations: What should I put on a transcript?

By |2020-03-26T13:04:03-04:00March 13th, 2020|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, General Interest, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Standardized tests, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

We know that spring is the time when many homeschool families work on transcripts. To help out, we're offering a 30% discount  on all Transcript Maker plans using the code HOME2020. It's March. That means the college application season is just around the corner. Is your family ready? If you're like a lot of [...]

Transcript basics: Where to go from here

By |2019-08-27T08:31:11-04:00August 27th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, General Interest, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

This is the final part in our 6-part series on the basics of homeschool transcripts. Read part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, and part 5. By now we’ve reached the end of our whirlwind tour through building a homeschool transcript. Congratulations! The next big question: Where do you go from here? [...]

Transcript basics: How to get formatting right for your transcript

By |2019-08-22T08:37:06-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

This is the fifth part in our 6-part series on the basics of homeschool transcripts. Read part 1, part 2, part 3, and part 4. Aside from the actual content of your transcript—the record of success for your student—there is no more important goal than making the final product look professional. Think [...]