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