Do I really need recommendation letters?

By |2019-07-08T08:27:58-04:00July 8th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Transcripts 101|

You’ve probably thought about including a few letters of recommendation with your student’s homeschool transcript, but it can be challenging knowing the best ways to approach these. In today’s blog post, we’ll walk you through the best strategies for getting recommendation letters, which are an important part of helping colleges see the whole picture [...]

What homeschool athletes should know about playing college sports

By |2019-06-24T09:16:17-04:00June 24th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

Are you a homeschool student interested in playing college sports? There are specific actions you need to start taking now in order to qualify. The NCAA has a detailed set of guidelines for homeschooled athletes who want to qualify to play sports in college. You’ll need to work together with your parent to make [...]

I’m not going to college, so do I still need a homeschool transcript?

By |2019-06-10T08:30:14-04:00June 10th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Tips for high school|

In this day and age, the traditional path of four (or more) years of college isn’t a sure thing. Far from it, in fact. About one-third of 18- to 24-year-olds are enrolled in college right now. That means the vast majority of young people choose alternative pathways. It isn’t hard to see why. Student [...]

How a transcript service helps your student get into the right college

By |2019-05-28T11:09:38-04:00May 28th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

Who doesn’t want an easier way to create their homeschool student’s high school transcript? We have a simple solution: a transcript service. I’m a homeschool parent to two young students. Naturally, I have many questions about how to best prepare them for college (if that’s what they choose to do after high school). Homeschooling [...]

How to make the most of your free 14-day Transcript Maker trial

By |2019-05-13T08:56:15-04:00May 13th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, General Interest, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

You’ve probably done a lot of thinking about how best to work with your student to put together a high school transcript. Maybe you’ve even considered using an app like Transcript Maker to help out. We know that’s a big decision. And it’s always helpful to take a new resource for a test drive [...]

9 crucial mistakes that homeschool seniors make

By |2019-04-15T13:28:54-04:00April 11th, 2019|Advice, Creating Professional Transcripts for Students, High school transcripts, Preparing for college, Standardized tests, Tips for high school, Transcripts 101|

All of us are familiar with the age-old feeling of “senioritis”—the desire to just be done with school, already! Whether it comes your senior year of high school or college makes no difference. It can still be a debilitating experience. Trouble is, senioritis can lead some homeschool seniors to make a handful of common blunders [...]