Your 6 favorite blog posts from 2018

By |2018-12-20T08:42:12+00:00December 20th, 2018|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, General Interest, High school transcripts, Transcripts 101|

To help celebrate this holiday season, we’d like to share six of our most popular blog posts from 2018. We hope you find something useful or inspiring here! Should I use a 4.00 or 4.33 GPA on my transcript? The ultimate guide to designing a high school transcript Five subtle changes you didn’t realize your [...]

4 online marketing opportunities that schools often overlook

By |2018-10-15T08:15:04+00:00October 11th, 2018|General Interest|

We get it—marketing your school is probably the last thing on your mind. You’re a busy administrator tackling dozens of other priorities before 8am even rolls around each weekday morning. What’s more, you probably already have a strong community of families and students in your school. So why pay much attention to marketing? In the [...]

Meet the Transcript Maker team!

By |2018-08-23T08:01:23+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Announcements, General Interest|

I founded Transcript Maker over 12 years ago based on a simple idea—help as many homeschool families as possible create awesome high-school transcripts. Back then, I couldn’t have imagined where we'd be just over a decade later. It’s been quite a journey, and it’s all thanks to you, our valued community of transcript makers! I’ve [...]

Throwing out the traditional list of homeschool-friendly colleges

By |2018-08-02T08:27:59+00:00August 2nd, 2018|General Interest, Preparing for college, Tips for high school|

You’ve seen them, right? Those list of “homeschool-friendly” colleges that float around the Internet, popping up on various social media sites and web pages? If your kids are still young, or if you’re new to homeschooling and trying to just keep your head above water, you may not have paid much attention to them. But [...]

New landscape and portrait templates

By |2018-06-14T12:34:38+00:00June 14th, 2018|Announcements, General Interest, High school transcripts, New Features|

We’re excited to announce the rollout of all-new templates for Transcript Maker! You can begin using these new templates right away in your Transcript Maker account. Here are a several key features: Listing your student's GPA per semester—or their cumulative GPA throughout each semester or year of high school—is now even easier. This is a [...]

Top job-hunting mistakes that homeschool grads make

By |2018-03-17T10:55:27+00:00February 26th, 2018|Advice, General Interest|

Homeschool graduates have a lot going for them when it comes to the job market. As the product of an innovative, flexible approach to education, they tend to be good at thinking outside the box—a crucial skill in today’s rapidly shifting economy. And, of course, homeschoolers tend to perform better academically. But no matter who [...]