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Author(s):Summer Search
Title:Summer Search
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Organization:Summer Search
Short Description:Summer Search is a national leadership development program that helps low-income young people graduate high school, go to college, gain successful careers, and give back to society.
Annotation:Summer Search is a national leadership development program that helps low-income young people graduate high school, go to college, gain successful careers, and give back to society. The mission of Summer Search is to find resilient low-income high school students and inspire them to become responsible and altruistic leaders by providing year-round mentoring, life-changing summer experiences, college advising, and a lasting support network.
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College Access
College Access Programs
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Expanded Learning Time (Extended Day, After-school, and Summer School Programs)
First Generation College Students
High School
High School Graduation/Dropout Prevention
Improving Postsecondary Student Success
Low-Income Students
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Scholarships
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Resisters, rejectors, and ridas: How to make urban schools work for disengaged students and critically conscious teachers
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Everybody ready for college
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Creating opportunities in health care: The community college role in workforce partnerships
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
Accelerating college knowledge: Examining the feasibility of a targeted early commitment Pell Grant program
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Pell Institute: TRIO clearinghouse
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
Rewarding progress, reducing debt: Early results from Ohio's performance-based scholarship demonstration for low-income parents
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
The role of minority-serving institutions in redefining and improving developmental education
Top gap closers: Some public four-year colleges and universities have made good progress in closing graduation rate gaps
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Afterzones: Creating a citywide system to support and sustain high-quality after-school programs
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
The value of value-added data
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Summer learning programs: Diversifying the high school experience
Education watch online
A Better Chance.org
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Accelerated learning for all
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Kids Count state-level data online
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Equality and education, A Century Foundation project
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
SREB/Go Alliance
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Adult college completion toolkit
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Valuable learning or "spinning their wheels"?: Understanding excess credits earned by community college associate degree completers
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Critical hours: Afterschool programs and educational success
Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG.org)
The Breakthrough High School project
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
Evaluation of new century high schools: Profile of an initiative to create and sustain small, successful high schools
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
Primary progress, secondary challenge
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
American student achievement institute
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Reducing dropout rates through expanded learning opportunities
Meeting the challenge: The role of school leaders in turning around the lowest-performing high schools
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
Reauthorizing ESEA: Considerations for dropout prevention and recovery
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Latino college completion in 50 states
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
Ready by 21 case study: Austin, TX
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
A report on the status of Hispanics in education: Overcoming a history of neglect
Camino de la universidad: The road to college
Education watch California: Key education facts and figures
Knocking at the college door: California state report
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
School Redesign Network
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Educational attainment of people 18 years and over, by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin, for the 25 largest states: March 2000
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
National Association of Street Schools
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA women's and men's division I basketball tournament teams
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses
Are student employment and academic success linked?
The changing pathways of Hispanic youth into adulthood
Latino college completion: State series
Helping students get a "head start" on the real world: State strategies for early high school graduation
The achievement gap where you live
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Educational Policy Improvement Center
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
Building tomorrow's workforce: Promoting the education and advancement of Hispanic immigrant workers in America
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
SREB Factbook on higher education
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Adult College Completion Network
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
The challenge of scaling up educational reform: Findings and lesson from First Things First
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
Promise abandoned: How policy choices and institutional practices restrict college opportunity
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
What works for Latino students
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures 2006
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
I-STEM Resource Network
Engaged for success: Service-learning as a tool for high school dropout prevention
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Dropout risk factors and exemplary programs: A technical report
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
YouthBuild USA
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
Diverse issues in higher education
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
College access and success state data
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Summer bridge programs: Helping eighth-grade students successfully transition to high school
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
CAPE Network: Universal Encouragement Program (UEP) Guidance Assessments
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Education watch 2009
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Insuring college failure risk
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
Culturally responsive Response to Intervention
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
On track to complete? A taxonomy of beginning community college students and their outcomes 3 years after enrolling: 2003-04 through 2006
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
Graduating America: Meeting the challenge of low-graduation rate high schools
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in college
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
Beyond social justice: The threat of inequality to workforce development in the Western United States
Big ideas: Dropout prevention strategies: Achievement for Latinos through Academic Success (ALAS)
Turning around chronically low-performing schools
Oakland City University: School of Adult and Extended Learning
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Project Complete
Quality counts 2008
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Teaching and learning across the class divide
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
One-third of a nation: Rising drop-out rates and declining opportunity
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
Education Trust, Inc
From high school to the future: A first look at Chicago public school graduates' college enrollment, college preparation, and graduation from four-year colleges
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
Preparing today's high school students for tomorrow's opportunities
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
Peak experiences
College access: From the inside out
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Persistence and attainment of 2003–04 beginning postsecondary students: After six years
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
The condition of education 2011
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
Aligning community colleges to their local labor markets: The emerging role of online job ads for providing real-time intelligence about occupations and skills in demand
Characteristics of GED recipients in high school: 2002-06
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Mobility makers
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
College completion toolkit
Double jeopardy: How third-grade reading skills and poverty influence high school graduation
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Promising and practical strategies to improve postsecondary education
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
Measuring up 2008
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
What are we doing to middle school English learners? Findings and recommendations for change from a study of California EL programs
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Preparing students for college and career: Linked learning in California
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Achievement in America
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Higher education, higher cost and higher debt: Paying for college in the future
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Raising the graduation rates of low-income college students
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Indiana's 2006 graduation rate
Dispelling the myth - online
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (Spanish Version)
How do educators’ cultural belief systems affect underserved students’ pursuit of postsecondary education
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
Postsecondary Access and Success
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
The growing importance of inherited educational opportunity
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
Opening Doors project publications
Economic mobility of black and white families
Indiana's adult education and workforce skills performance report: Preparing adults for a brighter future
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
AACC statement on the American Enterprise Institute's "Completion Matters: The High Cost of Low Community College Graduation Rates"
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
Final report of the task force on undergraduate graduation rates
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Pat Tillman Foundation
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
Taking college courses in high school: A strategy for college readiness
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
Closing the gap between high school and college
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
HSIs 2009-10
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
Education pays 2010
Boosting college completion for a new economy
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Reinventing alternative education: State policy profiles
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
Crucial choices: How students financial decisions affect their academic success
Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
Bridges to Success
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Puente Project
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
NCAA Federal Graduation Rates Data Archive
Stats Indiana
The challenge and call for cultural adjustments in educating African American males: Implications for school counselors and leaders
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
Reforms that could help narrow the achievement gap
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Indiana project on academic success
Educational Attainment in the United States 2006
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
How outreach programs are implemented affects student achievement
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
Kids2College
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Do community colleges provide a viable pathway to a Baccalaureate degree?
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8
Fighting for quality and equality, too: How states and policymakers can ensure the drive to improve teacher quality doesn't just trickle down to poor and minority children
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
Taking the easy way out: How the GED testing program induces students to drop out
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
Southern Education Foundation (SEF)
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Poverty and potential: Out-of-school factors and school success
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
SREB State progress reports 2012
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Professional development for afterschool practitioners: The first year of the Palm Beach County Afterschool Educator Certificate program
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Education Trust-West
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Making every diploma count: Using extended-year graduation rates to measure student success
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Suspended education: Urban middle schools in crisis
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Growth in the residential segregation of families by income, 1970-2009
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Healthcare
New measures, new perspectives: Graduates time-and-credits-to degree in SREB states
Choosing to improve: Voices from colleges and universities with better graduation rates
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Add it up: Using research to improve education for low-income and minority students
Postsecondary education opportunity
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Data sources for improving college access and success
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Highlights of the 2007 Accountability System in the State of Texas
Enhancing high school reform: Lessons from site visits to four cities
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
Transitioning adults to college: Adult basic education program models
Digest of Education Statistics
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Indiana higher education opportunity data book 2007
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
New England Journal of Higher Education
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Building a better bridge: Helping young adults enter and succeed in college
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How federal policymakers can address barriers to high school graduation
Raising graduation rates: A series of data briefs: Progress toward increasing national and state graduation rates
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
The College Completion Agenda
Grantmakers for Education
Young children of immigrants and the path to educational success: Key themes from an Urban Institute roundtable
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
National Center for Summer Learning
Web tables - profiles of students in graduate and first-professional education: 2007-08
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
Western Policy Exchanges
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
It can be done, it's being done, and here's how
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
Untapped potential: Fulfilling the promise of Big Brother Big Sisters and the bigs and littles they represent
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
The condition of education 2012 (Website)
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
What should count? Frontline perspectives on student success and college accountability
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
What do you want in an afterschool program?
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Community college and high school partnerships
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Common measures for college access and success
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011; financial statistics, fiscal year 2011; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2003-2008 : First look (preliminary data)
From soldier to student II: Assessing campus programs for veterans and service members
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
Cracking the credit hour
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Keeping students on course: An impact study of a student success course at Guilford Technical Community College
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
Assets & opportunity scorecard
On the road to success
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Unfulfilled promise: The dimensions and characteristics of Philadelphia's dropout crisis, 2000-2005
Making the connections: Connecting state and institutional policies to improve student success
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
BC AVID: Early Implementation Report -- Executive Summary
Restoring the balance: Dollars, values, and the future of college sports
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
College readiness and high school-to-college success
Transparency by design: Principles of good practice for higher education institutions serving adults at a distance
Assessing the use and impact of ECMC Foundation's Realizing the College Dream curriculum
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Earnings by attainment
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
A plan to improve the quality of teaching in American schools
National Council of La Raza
Addressing the needs of adult learners
UA Adult Focus
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
Hispanic students’ ACT scores hold steady as number of those testing increases at record pace
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
What's wrong with guys?
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
The advanced placement expansion of the '90's: How did traditionally underserved students fare
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
2003 Graduation rates for 4-year and 2-year Title IV degree granting institutions by sector, race, and gender
Latinos in secondary education
Their fair share: How Texas-sized gaps in teacher quality shortchange low-income and minority students
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Enrollment status and outcomes
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Talent Development High Schools
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Gender gap grows
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
Educational needs index
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
State of college admission 2007
The early college high school: The initiative at a glance
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
Learning to earn
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
Opportunities suspended: The disparate impact of disciplinary exclusion from school
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
California's economic payoff: Investing in college access and completion
ERIN Project: Education Resource Information Navigator
Improving public education: A guide for donors to make a difference
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
Voluntary Framework of Accountability (VFA) for community colleges
The degree qualifications profile
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
The false promise of class-size reduction
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
The course of innovation: Using technology to transform higher education
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Increasing college success: A roadmap for governors
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2010; Financial statistics, fiscal year 2010; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2002-07
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
8th Annual AP report to the nation
Operation College Promise
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Winter 2010
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Annotated bibliography
What states can do to improve teacher effectiveness
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
YourWordsToday.org
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Success at every step: How 23 programs support youth on the path to college and beyond
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
Evaluating student success interventions: Principles and practices of student success
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Projections of education statistics to 2018
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
National Dropout Prevention Center/Network: Model Programs Database
Postsecondary connection: Making the link between high school preparation and college success
All Kinds of Minds
Commonwealth Corporation
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
More student success: A systemic solution
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
The funding gap 2007
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
New Technology High School postsecondary student success study
Opportunity in America: The role of education
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
CPS: A leader in AP growth
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
Distance learning and adults with disabilities
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Validity of high-school grades in predicting student success beyond the freshman year: High-school record vs. standardized tests as indicators of four-year college outcomes
Alabama: Featured facts from the SREB Fact Book on higher education
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
GEAR UP
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
Projections of education statistics to 2014
High school graduation rates by race/ethnicity, limited English proficiency, free and reduced price lunch
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Latino high school and baccalaureate graduates: A comparison
Adolescence: Are parents relevant to students' high school achievement and postsecondary attainment
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
School context, student attitudes and behavior, and student achievement: An exploratory analysis
National High School Center
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
African American achievement in America
Just for the kids
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Collegiate learning assessement project
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Understanding the working college student
Attendance counts: Advancing student success by reducing chronic absence
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
The connection between health and high school dropout
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
Commencement day: Six-year effects of a college learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Off the clock: What more time can (and can't) do for school turnarounds
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Project WIn-Win
Trends in high school dropout and completion rates in the United States: 1972-2009
Engaging adjunct and full-time faculty in student success innovation
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Leading by example
The Kalamazoo Promise
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Economic mobility project
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
How diversity affects teaching and learning
Indiana college completion rates 2007
MALDEF Federal education rights pamphlet (spanish version)
Dropout rates in the United States: 2004
Educational opportunity for all?
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
Retooling career and technical education
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
Effective instruction: An inconspicuous strategy for dropout prevention
The funding gap (Spanish version)
The school to college transition: Challenges and prospects
Comparison of selected education data and rankings for 50 states
The power to change: High schools that help all students achieve
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Increasing rates of school completion: Moving from policy and research to practice
Orange juice or orange drink? Ensuring that "advanced courses" live up to their labels
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
Improving math performance
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Credit/skills recovery pilot project: Documentation report for the Boston public schools
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
Education Equality Project
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
National Center for Academic Transformation
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
2009 Report on Indiana's dropout student population
High school dropout and completion rates in the United States: 2007
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET): Creating opportunities for youth with disabilities to achieve successful futures
Making high school students into "college material"
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Minority student success: The role of teachers in Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses
Turning it around: A collective effort to understand and resolve Philadelphia's dropout crisis
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
Community colleges under stress
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Assessing school engagement: A guide for out-of-school time program practitioners
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
Calumet College of St. Joseph: Adult Undergraduate Accelerated Programs
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Challenges community colleges face to reach the unemployed
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
For profit higher education: The failure to safeguard the federal investment and ensure student success
Three policies to reduce time to degree
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Incentives for early graduation: How can state policies encourage students to complete high school in less than four years
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Ready by 21 case study: Georgetown Divide
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
Tracking students to 200 percent of normal time: Effect on institutional graduation rates
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
School relationships foster success for African American students
Latino achievement in America
Improving education outcomes for foster youth: The Guardian Scholars Project Year 1
Whatever it takes: How twelve communities are reconnecting out-of-school youth
Addressing achievement gaps: Leading the challenge of developing high-potential youth
Closing educational achievement gaps for Latino/a students in Utah
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
High Tech High Foundation
Expanding access and opportunity: The impact of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Who goes to preschool and why does it matter?
Confronting the graduation rate crisis in the south
USA Funds
The student debt dilemma: Debt aversion as a barrier to college access
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Excelencia in education
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
Questbridge
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Enacting diverse learning environments: Improving the climate for racial/ethnic diversity in higher education
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
Alabama education quick facts 2007
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
High school dropouts in America
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Orphan Foundation of America
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
University of Indianapolis: School for Adult Learning
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
Good Shepherd Services
"Careers for the future" education program
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
Center for Law and Social Policy
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2009
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
The next generation of school accountability: A blueprint for raising high school achievement and graduation rates in SREB states
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
Open-access colleges responsible for greatest gains in graduation rates
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
Youth transition funders group
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Pathways to College Network
Time to Completion Web Site
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
New measures of student success in public higher education
Still a freshman: Examining the prevalence and characteristics of ninth-grade retention across six states
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Breakthrough Collaborative
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Improving lives: State and federal programs for low-income adults (searchable database)
College tools for schools
A descriptive study of urban school counseling
HippoCampus
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Setting the record straight: How trendy approaches to college access might or might not be helping low-income students
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
Best practices: TRIO student support programs & Upward Bound
Academic competitiveness grants
Manchester College: Fast forward program
Education Commission of the States: Research studies database
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Tools for Latino family outreach: Supporting student success in the middle grades and beyond
Emerging evidence on improving high school graduation and improvement rates: The effects of four popular improvement programs
Cómo obtener su GED (How to obtain your GED)
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Managing procrastination: Help your child build good study habits
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
From their voices: American Indians in higher education and the phenomenon of stepping out
School strategies and the "college linking" process: Reconsidering the effects of high schools on college enrollment
Closing the gap: High achievement for students of color
Negotiating their futures: Ethnographic research informing K-16 college policies and practices through urban youth’s eyes
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
Powerful partnerships: Independent colleges share high-impact strategies for low-income students’ success
American Indian Education Foundation: Tools for success scholarship handbook
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
The 2003 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
Does public funding for higher education matter?
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Student retention and graduation: Facing the truth, living with the consequences
The road less traveled? Students who enroll in multiple institutions
Ensuring academic success for English learners
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
Best practice: Indiana University Bloomington groups program
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children
Paying for persistence: Early results of a Louisiana scholarship program for low-income parents attending community college
Reaching parents: The role of Latino parents in their children's education
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
A model for success: CART's linked learning program increases college enrollment
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
New path to federal student aid for those with no high school diploma or GED
Overlooked and underpaid: How Title 1 shortchanges high schools, and what ESEA can do about it
Profile of degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students, by control and level of institution
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
National Youth Employment Coalition
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
Helping students get back on track: What federal policymakers can learn from New York City's multiple pathways to graduation initiative
Saving now and saving later: How high school reform can reduce the nation's wasted remediation dollars
Parent involvement and extended learning activities in school improvement plans in the Midwest region
College application week: A toolkit for increasing access to higher education
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Workforce Investment Act reauthorization may move youth development field back a decade: Analysis of H.R. 4297 through a youth advocacy lens
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Why access matters: The community college student body
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study (2012)
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
The CollegeKeys Compact 2012 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Close, but no degree: Removing barriers to degree-completion and economic advancement in New Jersey
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
What gets measured gets done: Adding college-course completion to K-12 accountability systems
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2009 NAEP High School Transcript Study
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
"They never told me what to expect, so I didn't know what to do": Defining and clarifying the role of a community college student
Structure in community college career-technical programs: A qualitative analysis
What Works Clearinghouse review of the report "The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring"
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
Using assessment results: Promising practices of institutions that do it well
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Indiana University Kokomo: Project Complete
Condition of education 2008
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Indiana Graduation Plan Statute
Flexible learning options for adult students
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
How does extended learning time impact student achivement?
The quality imperative: A state guide to achieving the promise of extended learning opportunities
Expanding options: State financing of education pathways for struggling students and out-of-school youth (Indiana report)
OEDb's Online College Rankings 2009
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
Measuring student achievement at postsecondary institutions
Minority youth: Overrepresented & underserved in Indiana's systems
10 New higher education ideas for a new Congress
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Is it live or is it Internet? Experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning
Factors affecting the use of student financial assistance by first nations youth
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for data analysts
Global Skills for Global Completion
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Academic preparation for college in the high school senior class of 2003-04
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
Cultural issues related to high school reform: Deciphering the case of black males
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
U.S. Department of Education: The Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credit
Improving urban student achievement through early childhood reform: What state policymakers can do
Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Minorities in higher education twenty-first annual status report, 2003-04
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
Projections of education statistics to 2015
Hitting home: Quality, cost, and access challenges confronting higher education today
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Early college high school initiative
Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education
College is possible
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
Measuring up 2004
The first year experience: Are we making it any better
Public education and black male students: The 2004 state report card
Indiana Chafee Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
Breaking through: Factsheet
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
The Study Skills Guide for Students
Persistence and attainment of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: After three years
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Great summer jobs: Explore careers and gain valuable experience
High school teaching for the twenty-first century: Preparing students for college
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
No county left behind: The persistence of educational deprivation in Indiana
Course credit accrual and dropping out of high school
Expanding opportunities: Postsecondary career and technical education and preparing tomorrow’s workforce
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Lumina Foundation Focus: Discerning learning: Colleges find new ways to show what students know
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Own the Turf: College and Career Readiness Counseling Campaign
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Learning what it takes: An initial look at how schools are using early warning data and collaborative response teams to keep all students on track to success
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
STEM in postsecondary education: Entrance, attrition, and coursetaking among 2003-2004 beginning postsecondary students
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Rethinking remedial education: The role of MSIs in serving underreprepared students in the 21st century
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Higher education: Use of new data could help improve oversight of distance education
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: Findings from four longitudinal studies
Graduate enrollment in science and engineering grew substantially in the past decade but slowed in 2010
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
A new vision to increase the academic achievement for English language learners and immigrant students
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Higher education: Students at the heart of the system
US Department of Education Civil Rights Data Collection
One-shot deal? Students' perceptions of assessment and course placement in California's community colleges
Time to act: Closing the racial achievement gap
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
The Harlem Children's Zone, Promise Neighborhoods, and the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education
Engaged learning: Fostering success for all students
Who graduates in the South: Minority students lag behind, effects of segregation persist
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
TRIO Programs
Prep for prep
Dropout prevention programs: Right intent, wrong focus, and some suggestions on where to go from here
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
Voices in urban education
Middle Start
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Fast track to college: Increasing postsecondary success for all students
Educational attainment of the population 25 years and over, by state
The role of finances in the persistence process.: A structural model
TRIO Mid-America Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MAEOPP)
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
Bridging the widest gap: Raising the achievement of Black boys
Graduate Retention Program
Indiana State Profile
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Forging new partnerships: Adult and developmental education in community colleges
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
African American students and U.S. high schools
A college access contract
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements
Early college high school model: Strategy for high school completion, college access and success
The connection collection: School-family-community connections database
Parent power and urban school reform: The story of Mothers on the Move
Overlooked gems: A national perspective on low-income promising learners
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Vocational mentoring: An experience-based career mentoring program for high school juniors and seniors at risk of not graduating
Twenty-first Century Scholars Program
Tribal colleges, native studies programs, and Indian education
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Campus diversity initiative evaluation project resource kit
Getting students to meet challenging academic and career goals: Involving school mentors, parents, and community leaders
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Projections of education statistics to 2016
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
Examining gaps in mathematics achievement among racial-ethnic groups, 1972-1992
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Research brief: Practices that support data use in urban high schools
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
ADULT ENGLISH LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION IN THE UNITED STATES: Determining Need and Investing Wisely
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
The academics athletics trade-off: Universities and intercollegiate athletics
Opportunity.gov
The dropout/graduation crisis among American Indian and Alaska Native students: Failure to respond places the future of native peoples at risk
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Reengaging high school dropouts: Early results of the national guard youth challenge program evaluation
Evaluating programs for community college students: How do we know what works?
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
Family factors and student outcomes
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
National Center for Postsecondary Education
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
Turnaround schools that work: Moving beyond separate but equal
Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (H.R. 6893) Summary
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
The past, present, and future of comprehensive school reform
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
State policies regarding undocumented college students: A narrative of unresolved issues, ongoing debate and missed opportunities
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
Making the transition: Interim results of the National Guard Youth Challenge Evaluation
Achieving graduation for all: A governor's guide to dropout prevention and recovery
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
Credit recovery and proficiency-based credit: Maintaining high expectations while providing flexibility
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
Six year attainment, persistence, transfer, retention, and withdrawal rates of students who began postsecondary education in 2003-04
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
Working credentials: Sub-baccalaureate degrees and certificates are paying off for students and their employers
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
Early exit: Understanding adult attrition in accelerated and traditional postsecondary programs
Ready for tomorrow: Helping all students achieve secondary and postsecondary success
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
Forum guide to education indicators
Learning by degree: Real-life stories from three early collge high schools
Measuring up 2006
Latino youth and the pathway to college
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Indiana inventory of academic pathways
National inventory of academic pathways
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Characteristics of minority students who excel on the SAT and in the classroom
Knowledge is power program
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Institutional graduation rate for 1985 entering cohorts
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
Latinos in graduate education
Expanding learning time in high schools
American Indian higher education consortium
Office of Indian education programs
Indian students and college preparation
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
National Indian education study part II: The educational experiences of fourth- and eighth-grade American Indian and Alaska Native students
Educational equity center at AED
2009 NCAA Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR) Reports by School
Understanding college access for under-represented students: Trends, issues, and strategies
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Learning to finish: A best practices "Wiki" sponsored by the Pew Partnership
Dropping out of high school and the place of career and technical education: A survival analysis of surviving high school
Woods external degree (WED) program
Change, and response to change, in Florida's public schools
Preparing for college
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Chicago Public Schools Department of Postsecondary Education
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation graduate scholarship program
Federal Student Aid (FSA)
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Scholarships
GEAR UP Resources Clearinghouse Homepage
Meeting the invention challenge
Falling off track during the transition to high school: What we know and what can be done
Finishing high school: Alternative pathways and dropout recovery
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Findings from the early college high school initiative: A look at best practices and lessons learned regarding a dual enrollment program
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
The enhanced reading opportunities study: Early impact and implementation findings
Strategic designs: Lessons from leading edge small urban high schools
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
US Department of Labor Youth Services: Summaries of education models
What keeps good teachers in the classroom? Understanding and reducing teacher turnover
Developing early warning systems to identify potential high school dropout
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
College readiness for all toolbox
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Knocking at the College Door: Projections of High School Graduates by State and Race/Ethnicity, 1992-2022 (State Profiles)
Structuring out-of-school time to improve academic achievement
Afterschool: A high school dropout prevention tool
Afterschool innovations in brief: Focusing on older youth
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
High school mentors in brief: Findings from the Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring impact study
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
Seamless Pathways : A Symposium on Improving Transitions From High School to College
SREB State Data Exchange: 2009-10 Indicators report
Lumina Foundation focus: The cost quandary: Hard times intensify the nation's urgent need for college graduates
High school career academies: A 40-year proven model for improving college and career readiness
CollegeFish.org
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Facts for education advocates: School counseling, access and persistence
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
And after high school? A pan-Canadian study of grade 12 students in French-language schools in minority settings: Educational aspirations and plans to pursue a career in their home regions -- Executive Summary
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
Building a campus support network for students emerging from foster care
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Pell grants and the lifting of rural America's future
States need to fill in the gaps on expanded learning time: Troubling lack of detail seen in No Child Left Behind waiver applications
California District Report Cards
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Developmental education in community colleges
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 2: Slow and uneven progress in narrowing gaps
Voluntary Framework of Acountability (VFA) proposed stage one measures
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
The progress of education reform: Investing in college completion
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Speaking of salaries: What it will take to get qualified, effective teachers in all classrooms
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
I Need a Pencil.com
Community college student survey
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Student success in higher education