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Where in the world is Matt?

This week (at least earlier this week), he was here in the Valley of the Sun, addressing over 200 leading public policy makers from business and education communities, non-profit sector and government.  On Tuesday Matt was part of the “Innovators Look Ahead” panel at Morrison Institute’s State of our State 2013.  Shannon O’Neil, Senior Fellow … Keep Reading

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Parchment Launches First Reverse Transfer Platform

Parchment, the leader in eTranscript exchange, does it again! We understand the critical role eTranscripts play in helping our members meet institutional goals.  Now, Parchment offers the first reverse transfer platform in the market, and paves the way for states to expand degree attainment. 45% of Americans start their postsecondary journey in community college.  When they transfer … Keep Reading

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Credential News Unleashed

The world of credentials is seeing increased coverage with continued excitement about MOOC’s, reverse transfer fast becoming a reality, more and talk and action in moving from credit hours to competency-based education, and continued buzz around the potential for data to further transform education. The following links are intended to help keep current on this … Keep Reading

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Busiest Day Ever … Until Tomorrow

Fall is officially here. Pencils are sharpened, pumpkin-everything is in the stores, and Parchment Exchange is busier than ever. Wow, is it busy! In fact, yesterday was it’s busiest day in our 10 year history! Previously, on our highest volume day we processed 28,689 documents.  Yesterday, Parchment Send processed 33,880 documents, an 18% increase over last year’s … Keep Reading

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Common App is Back Up and Running!

We are pleased to announce that Common App integration with Parchment Exchange is back up and running! We realize the importance of this integration to you, our Members, and your students and we have been hard at work to ensure you can start processing electronic transcript during this busy college application season. As you know, CommonApp … Keep Reading

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Credentials News Unleashed

Following is the latest edition of the newsletter I write for Parchment employees to help us stay current on the evolving credentials market. Competencies and Skills / Competency Based Education AIR and the College & Career Readiness & Success Center issued a presentation titled “Competency-Based Education in Higher Education” which provides a detailed overview of what it means when … Keep Reading

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Credentials News Unleashed

Following is the latest edition of the newsletter I write for Parchment employees to help us stay current on the evolving credentials market. Competencies and Skills / Competency Based Education Washington Monthly published an article that speaks to many of the themes that are changing how we view degrees verse competencies, asking the question “A Matter of Degrees, In … Keep Reading

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East Coast vs West Coast and everything in between

Parchment 2014 Student Choice Rankings show where the Top 100 preferred colleges in the nation are located Our interactive map shows you where each of the Top 100 schools are located.  Click on the Google Map pins to see which colleges students choose in your region. Click here to see the complete 2014 Parchment Student … Keep Reading

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