Setting the records straight : how to craft homeschool transcripts and course descriptions for college admission and scholarships /
by Binz, Lee.Material type: BookPublisher: [Normandy Park, Wash.] : The HomeScholar, �2010Description: x, 222 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781449583552; 1449583555.Subject(s): Home schooling -- United States | Education, Secondary -- United States | Student records -- United States | Home schooling -- Curricula | Universities and colleges -- Admission | Scholarships | Education, Secondary | Home schooling | Home schooling -- Curricula | Scholarships | Student records | Universities and colleges -- Admission | United States
|Item type||Location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Item holds|
|Four-week, one renewal||
Butte Public LibrarySTACKS
|Nonfiction||371.042 BIN (Browse shelf)||Available|
What keeps you up at night? Transcripts and credits? Course descriptions and grading criteria? Grade point averages? Great News! You can prepare homeschool records that impress colleges! This book provides the information and confidence you need. Setting the Records Straight is a complete resource for homeschool records! Easy to read and logically organized , it provides plenty of examples from real homeschool families. If you have ever longed for a visual example of uccessful homeschool documentation, this is the book for you.
The "love language" of colleges -- Why make a homeschool transcript? -- The nuts and bolts of a homeschool transcript -- Making a homeschool transcript -- Determining high school credit -- Calculating credit value -- How to assign grades -- Calculating grade point average -- Academic clearing house -- Delight directed learning -- Transcripts: a work in progress -- Course descriptions demystified -- How to write a course description -- Course description in real life -- How to avoid writing course descriptions -- Knowledge, wisdom and character.