college admissions

October 9, 2020

Webinar Recording: How Do We Change How the World Evaluates High School Students?

The MTC product team shares details of what we learned in the first year of the Mastery Transcript as it became 'real' — and what we’ve built for this fall and winter that’s new, and what we are planning for our next-generation of tools for member schools and for college admissions officers.
October 6, 2020

How Do We Change How the World Evaluates High School Students?

The Mastery Transcript is now real and tested—and there are exciting plans ahead for next-generation tools. Join us to learn more during our public webinar on October 9.
October 2, 2020

Higher Ed Voices: College Admissions in Context

On October 2, 2020 Mastery Transcript Consortium® (MTC) kicked off its “Fall Fridays: Member Symposium” series with the webinar "College Admissions in Context,” a fireside-style conversation between Stacy Caldwell, CEO of MTC, and Angel Pérez, PhD, CEO of NACAC, and a member of MTC's Higher Education Advisory Group.
September 29, 2020

College Admissions in Context

MTC Webinar on October 2, featuring Angel Pérez, CEO of NACAC, is open to the public.
September 18, 2020

Future of College Admissions: Perspectives of Mastery Learners

Student panelists to share their experiences with mastery learning and how it has prepared them for college, career, and life.
June 30, 2020

Letter to the Editor: Wall Street Journal

Across high schools and colleges, there is near universal agreement that the current college admissions process, though well-intentioned, has only become more inequitable and even harmful for today’s high school applicants.
May 14, 2020

College Admissions Planning Amid COVID-19

For thousands of high schoolers throughout the country, the current uncertainty about the role of grades is exacerbating anxiety and accentuating inequitable learning environments. Many students feel undue pressure, including juniors as they prepare for college applications in 2020-2021 and others as they plan ahead to life after high school.
May 11, 2020

Podcast: Mastery Transcript Update

Recently our CEO, Stacy Caldwell, participated in Redesigning School's podcast series--and shared good news about how colleges have responded to the Mastery Transcript and how it meets the moment.
February 11, 2020
Students at the Univ of Michigan

Higher Ed Voices: Kedra Ishop, University of Michigan

Recently we sat down with Kedra Ishop, PhD, the vice provost for enrollment management at University of Michigan and a member of MTC’s Higher Ed Advisory Group, to discuss the evolution of education, assessment, and the student transcript in the 21st century. Ishop’s vision for the future is rooted in a deep commitment to progress, particularly for the benefit of young people.