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[PODCAST] Episode 3 - Scott Looney on the Mastery Transcript and the Assessment Revolution
Cassie Dull

Today's guest on the 360 Podcast is Scott Looney, Founder of the Mastery Transcript Consortium and Head of School at Hawken School in Cleveland, Ohio.

In today's episode, Part 1 of our discussion with Scott, you're going to hear how the Mastery Transcript Consortium aims to revolutionize the high school transcript.

In This Episode

  • Almost everything we know about school…. is [only] 130 years old.
  • There are only two grades in high school, A and not A.
  • If you’re going to credit the whole child you need to credit every place they produce good work.
  • Kids want to be good at things, they want to feel a sense of mastery… and they are willing to work hard to get there.
  • Why 80 colleges are considering the mastery transcript as an equivalent to the traditional transcript.

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Connect with today's guest

Scott Looney, Founder of the Mastery Transcript Consortium and Head of School at Hawken School

Twitter: @slooney and @MastTranscript

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