About Matthew Bass

Software developer, homeschool graduate, entrepreneur, and founder of Transcript Maker, the high school transcript app.

Should I use a 4.00 or 4.33 GPA on my transcript?

By |2018-07-10T18:16:04-04:00March 17th, 2018|Advice, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

Our team frequently gets questions from homeschool families regarding grade point averages. One of the most common is, “What’s the difference between a 4.00 and 4.33 grade point average, and which one should I use on my student’s transcript?” In today’s blog post, we’ll demystify the process of picking between these two scales! First, here’s [...]

Five subtle changes you didn’t realize your high school transcript needs

By |2018-01-23T14:37:36-05:00January 23rd, 2018|Advice, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school|

You know how to get the major parts of your high school transcript right, but did you know there are some small missteps that could cost you in the eyes of college admissions departments? Here are five subtle yet significant changes that can make a big difference in your transcript! 1. Certify and notarize your [...]

Seven blog posts you loved in 2017

By |2017-12-20T08:25:27-05:00December 20th, 2017|Advice, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Standardized tests, Tips for high school|

To help celebrate this holiday season, we’d like to share seven of our most popular blog posts from 2017. We hope you find something useful or inspiring here! 1. Which year is most important on a high school transcript? 2. How to make your own homeschool high school diploma 3. Read this before giving straight [...]

New feature! Selectable grading scales

By |2017-10-04T14:42:23-04:00July 5th, 2017|Announcements, New Features|

Hey, folks. Matt here. We’ve just rolled out a new feature, and I’m hoping you’ll love it: selectable grading scales. I’ve recently heard from many of you that you’d like the ability to mix-and-match your grading scales as you see fit. This new feature empowers you to do that. To see how it works, navigate [...]