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Author(s):The Campaign for College Opportunity
Title:California's economic payoff: Investing in college access and completion
Source:http://www.collegecampaign.org/resources/resear...
Date:2012
Organization:The Campaign for College Opportunity
Short Description:California's Economic Payoff: Investing in College Access & Completion is a new statewide report conducted by researchers at the Institute for the Study of Societal Issues at the University of California, Berkeley. It was commissioned by The Campaign for College Opportunity and co-released with the California Civil Rights Coalition and the California Chamber of Commerce. The report answers two questions: What are the benefits of investing in higher education? And, is it worth it for Californians?
Annotation:California's Economic Payoff: Investing in College Access & Completion is a new statewide report conducted by researchers at the Institute for the Study of Societal Issues at the University of California, Berkeley. It was commissioned by The Campaign for College Opportunity and co-released with the California Civil Rights Coalition and the California Chamber of Commerce. The report answers two questions: What are the benefits of investing in higher education? And, is it worth it for Californians? This study concludes that the benefits of higher education extend well beyond the direct payoff for students and include substantial gains to the state, and it is indeed worth the investment. California´s higher education investments pay off for all of California, not only for the individuals who receive a college education through increased lifetime earnings, but for the state in increased tax revenue and reduced costs for social welfare programs and incarceration.
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Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
The educational experience of young men of color: Federal legal implications and policy guidance
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Still on the sidelines: What role will higher education trustees play in higher education reform?
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
Hearing on non-traditional students
Equity scorecard: A process for building institutional capacity to educate young men of color
New measures, new perspectives: Graduates time-and-credits-to degree in SREB states
Missed opportunity: How New York can do a better job of reconnecting youth on public assistance to education and jobs
Getting through: Higher education's plan to increase the college completion rates of Boston public schools graduates
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
Scaling and sustaining: State progress in the developmental education initiative
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
The case for change in college admissions
Latino college completion: California
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
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
The Future Ready Project
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
What gets measured gets done: Adding college-course completion to K-12 accountability systems
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
The for-profit postsecondary school sector: Nimble critters or agile predators?
Advocacy in action toolkit
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Three policies to reduce time to degree
Operation College Promise
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Latino college completion: Texas
Scaling community college interventions
National Coalition for College Completion
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
The college completion agenda: State capitals campaign 2011
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
The condition of education 2011
Student success in higher education
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
Unlocking potential: Results of a national survey of postsecondary education in state prisons
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
Changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
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)
Money, politics, and the rise of for-profit higher education in the US: A story of supply, demand and the brazilian effect
Pathways to success: Integrating learning with life and work to increase national college completion
Committing to quality: Guidelines for assessment and accountability in higher education
Unbundling youth, family, and community involvement in college access: On the ground in Austin, Texas
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Healthcare
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Taking college courses in high school: A strategy for college readiness
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Adult college completion toolkit
K-12 postsecondary alignment and school accountability: Investigating high school responses to California's early assessment program
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
Common measures for college access and success
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Advancing civic learning and engagement in democracy: A road map and call to action
Learning from the past: Drawing on California's CLAS experience to inform assessment of the Common Core
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
Education and the economy: An indicators report
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
NCAA Federal Graduation Rates Data Archive
Intercollegiate athletes and effective educational practice: Winning combination or losing effort
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Opening doors: Support success: Services that may help low-income students succeed in community college
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Student retention and graduation: Facing the truth, living with the consequences
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
Educational opportunity for all?
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Improving academic achievement in urban districts: What state policymakers can do
Collegiate learning assessement project
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
College success programs
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
One step from the finish line: Higher college graduation rates are within our reach
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
Measuring up 2006
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Does public funding for higher education matter?
The art of student retention
SPIDO (State Policy Inventory Database Online)
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Investment payoff: The benefits of a higher education in the Midwestern states
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
Alabama: Featured facts from the SREB Fact Book on higher education
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
YMCA
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
The global state of higher education and the rise of private finance
Student loans and public accountability
Opportunity in America: The role of education
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
Postsecondary Access and Success
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
Fifty states of achieving the dream: State policies to enhance access to community colleges across the United States
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Workers need training, not tough talk
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
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
Good policy, good practice: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education, a guide for policymakers
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Higher Education in Michigan: Overcoming Challenges to Expand Access
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: First report
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
Strategic directions in Indiana education
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
Promising practices for community college developmental education
Who graduates in California?
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Diverse issues in higher education
Opportunity matters: A journal of research informing educational opportunity, practice and programs
Investing in lasting change: Productivity and U.S. higher education
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
Field guide for improving student success
Steps to success: Analyzing milestone achievement to improve community college student outcomes
Community college student outcomes: Limitations of the Intergrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and recommendations for improvement
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
Accountability for equitable outcomes in higher education
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: P-20 longitudinal data systems
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Winter 2010
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
Financial incentives for institutions and individuals: Survey findings from the Midwest and the Nation
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
College InSight
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
Tuition equity legislation: Investing in Colorado high school graduates through equal opportunity to postsecondary education
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
State future workforce gap summaries
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
Corporate investments in college readiness and access
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
IPEDS Data Center
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
National studies find TRIO programs effective at increasing college enrollment and graduation
SREB Factbook on higher education
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Postsecondary education and training as we know it is not enough: Why we need to leaven postsecondary strategy with more attention to employment policy, social policy, and career and technical education in high school
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
How does extended learning time impact student achivement?
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Restoring the balance: Dollars, values, and the future of college sports
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Increasing baccalaureate attainment in Louisville: A proposed blueprint for community action
Leisure college USA: The decline in student study time
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
A draft degree qualifications profile: A transformational challenge for US higher education
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
A detection model of college withdrawal
7th Annual AP report to the nation
We dream a world: The 2025 vision for black men and boys
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Closing the gap between high school and college
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Education pays 2010
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Dual enrollment: A strategy for educational advancement of all students
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Can transfer and articulation policies propel communtiy college students to a bachelor's degree-and is that the only goal?
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
College choice process of Latino undocumented students: Implications for recruitment and retention
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
Access without equity: Longitudinal analysis of institutional stratification by race and ethnicity: 1972-2004
Achieving success: The latest news in promoting community college success
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
CollegeMeasures.org
Developmental education in community colleges
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Transfer and articulation policies
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
A report of GAO undercover testing on for-profit colleges: GAO bias evident in report to HELP committee
What works in student retention 2010
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Turning the tide: Five years of Achieving the Dream in community colleges
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
Data Quality Campaign: Data for action 2010: Executive summary
Lumina Foundation Focus: Discerning learning: Colleges find new ways to show what students know
Learning communities for students in developmental math: Impact studies at Queensborough and Houston community colleges
Back on track to college: A Texas school district leverages state policy to put dropouts back on the path to success
Student mobility in rural and nonrural districts in five Central region states
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Setting statewide college- and career-ready goals
Grantmakers for Education
Trends in College Spending (TCS) Online
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
A national study of institutional policies for the evaluation of transfer applicants
Lumina Foundation Lessons: When networks build a platform, students step up
The breaking through practice guide
Keeping the promise of change in California's lowest performing schools
Center on Education and the Workforce
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
Advancing by degrees: A framework for increasing college completion
Special report on the transfer admission process: National Association for College Admission Counseling
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
Rising to the challenge: Meaningful assessment of student learning
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
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: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success
National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
Global Policy Fellows Program: Lessons learned
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
The poor and the rich: A look at economic stratification and academic performance among undergraduate students in the United States
Big questions, practical answers: New strategies for setting and moving a higher education agenda
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
The case for more attention to financial assistance for adult learners in Indiana who will need to seek Bachelor's degree completion at a distance
Building tomorrow's workforce: Promoting the education and advancement of Hispanic immigrant workers in America
Barriers to college attainment: Lessons from Chicago
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
First-year programs: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Gaining support from campus leaders: A project brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Increasing student engagement through faculty development: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
Case studies of three community colleges: The policy and practice of assessing and placing students in developmental education courses
Graduated success: Sustainable economic opportunity through one- and two-year credentials
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Higher education budgets and the global recession
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
ACE Online Information Center
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
Achieving the Dream Equity Resource Center
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
The productivity argument for investing in young children
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Postsecondary opportunity programs: Defining and improving an educational policy innovation
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Economic state of young America
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
Passing the torch: Strategies for innovation in community college ESL
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Center for Law and Social Policy
ADULT ENGLISH LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION IN THE UNITED STATES: Determining Need and Investing Wisely
The status of African Americans 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
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
The state of American manhood
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
The real technology challenge
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
More student success: A systemic solution
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Education and economic competitiveness
Quality counts 2008
A commitment to America's future: Responding to the crisis in mathematics and science education
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
Building a culture of evidence for community college student success: Early progress in the Achieving the Dream initiative
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
Making performance accountability work: English lessons for U.S. community colleges
What community college management practices are effective in promoting student success? A study of high- and low-impact institutions
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Indiana higher education opportunity data book 2007
The path to prosperity: A policy of investment
Renewing the promise: The public universities in a transforming world
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
Tour of the male student mind in American higher education
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
Colorado Reports
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Status and trends in the education of racial and ethnic minorities
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Cal-SOAP
By the numbers: State goals for increasing postsecondary attainment
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Leaving boys behind: Public high school graduation rates
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
Affordability of postsecondary education: Equity and adequacy across the 50 states
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
Betraying the college dream: How disconnected K-12 and postsecondary education systems undermine student aspirations
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Comparison of selected education data and rankings for 50 states
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
The investment payoff: A 50 state analysis of the public and private benefits of higher education.
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Who's left behind? Immigrant children in high and low LEP schools
Closing educational achievement gaps for Latino/a students in Utah
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
State fiscal crises and cuts in higher education: The implications for access, institutional performance, and strategic reengineering
A synthesis of recommendations for improving U.S. science and mathematics education
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
Higher education, higher cost and higher debt: Paying for college in the future
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
NDSFA: State financial aid and college access
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
National and regional workforce solutions: New industry-higher education projects for the NextGen U.S. workforce
2012: Closing the expectations gap: 50-state progress report on the alignment of K-12 policies and practice with the demands of college and careers
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Field of degree and earnings by selected employment characteristics: 2011
Trends in student aid 2012
Business resources for a college- and career-ready America
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
Collegiate remediation: A review of the causes and consequences
"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
The role of two-year institutions in four-year success
Promising and practical strategies to improve postsecondary education
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
5 Education factors in focus
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
No DREAMers left behind: The economic potential of DREAM Act beneficiaries
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
Prison vs. Princeton
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
The roll of Pell grants in access, persistence and completion
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Assets & opportunity scorecard
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
Return on investment to increasing postsecondary credential attainment in the United States
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
Reforming the state's transfer progress on senate bill 1440
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
California District Report Cards
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Education as a data-driven enterprise: A primer for leaders in business, philanthropy, and education
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
From GED to college degree: Creating pathways to postsecondary success for high school dropouts
Plugged in: Positive development strategies for disconnected Latino youth
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
Supporting data use while protecting the privacy, security and confidentiality of student information: A primer for state policymakers
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Promoting postsecondary educational success for adults and families-A practical partnership guide
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
If only we told our story better...Reenvisioning state-university relations through the lens of public engagement
The College Match Program
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children: English language acquisition and middle school preparation: Keys to Latino educational success
Higher education: Students at the heart of the system
One degree of separation: How young Americans who don't finish college see their chances for success
NSSE Annual results 2011: Fostering student engagement campuswide
Higher education: Use of new data could help improve oversight of distance education
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
Middle-class societies invest more in public education: A stronger middle class is associated with higher levels of spending on education
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Cohort default rates in context
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
When working works: Employment & postsecondary success
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Comparability of state local expenditures among schools within districts: A report from the study of school-level expenditures
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
Serving adult learners in higher education: Prinicples of effectiveness (Executive summary)
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Moving the starting line through prior learning assessment
Project WIn-Win
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Driving innovation from the middle: Middle-skill jobs in the American South's economy
Changing the conversation about productivity: Strategies for engaging faculty and institutional leaders
Percentage of states with alignment between K-12 and higher education standards
Using linked data to drive education and training improvement
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
Making every diploma count: Using extended-year graduation rates to measure student success
Women see value and benefits of college; Men lag on both fronts, survey finds
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries:
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
Whether and how to use state tests to measure student achievement in a multi-state randomized experiment: An empirical assessment based on four recent evaluations
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Trends in student aid 2011
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Resisters, rejectors, and ridas: How to make urban schools work for disengaged students and critically conscious teachers
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Women Employed
Bringing business analytics to the college campus: Using fiscal metrics to steer innovation in postsecondary educations
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Teaching and learning in large classes at Ontario Universities
Snapshot report: Concurrent enrollment
The 'personalization' of higher education: Using technology to enhance the college experience
What four states are doing to support data-driven decision-making: Policies, practices, and programs
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
The global gender gap index: 2011
Pell Institute: TRIO clearinghouse
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
The false promise of class-size reduction
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Family literacy: A valuable gateway to postsecondary education
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
Performance-based funding: A re-emerging strategy in public higher education financing
The role of mentoring in college access and success
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Lumina Foundation Focus: Un nuevo dia: As Latino population grows, so must college attainment
Is college worth it? College presidents, public assess value, quality and mission of higher education
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
The state fiscal stabilization fund and higher education spending
A portrait of school improvement grantees
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Adult College Completion Network
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Steps taken on the path forward
Incentivizing school turnaround: A proposal for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
Net migration from Mexico falls to zero-and perhaps less?
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
Adoption and adaptation: A framework for institutional reform
Defining college readiness: Where are we now, are where do we need to be?
Charter schools in SREB states: Critical questions and next steps for states
Common Core implementation workbook
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
Graduate enrollment in science and engineering grew substantially in the past decade but slowed in 2010
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Improving the odds for failing schools
The digital learning imperative: How technology and teaching meet today's education challenges
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
Final report of the task force on undergraduate graduation rates
Work-integrated learning and career-ready students: Examining the evidence
Opportunities and obstacles: Implementing stimulus-funded school improvement grants in Maryland, Michigan, and Idaho
Science and engineering indicators 2012
Grapevine, Fiscal Year 2011-12
Preparing for change: A national perspective on common core state standards implementation planning
What explains trends in labor supply among U.S. undergraduates, 1970-2009?
Why policymakers should care about children's savings
Hard times: College majors, unemployment and earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Pursuing the American Dream: Economic mobility across generations
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
Labor market returns to sub-baccalaureate credentials: How much does a community college degree or certificate pay?
What is "career ready"?
A disruptive look at competency-based education: How the innovative use of technology will transform the college experience
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
Education, job openings, and unemployment in metropolitan America
Career and technical education: Five ways that pay along the way to the B.A.
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
Bridging the gap: An impact study of eight developmental summer bridge programs in Texas
College 101 courses for applied learning and student success
ECAR study of undergraduate students and information technology, 2012
Adding it all up in 2012: Are college net price calculators easy to find, use and compare?
Highlights from TIMSS 2011: Mathematics and science achievement of U.S. fourth and eighth-grade students in an international context
The role of language and literacy in college- and career-ready standards: Rethinking policy and practice in support of English language learners
Innovation in higher education: Public opinion survey results
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Miles to go: Louisiana
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
The toolbox revisited: Paths to degree completion from high school through college
After prison: Roadblocks to reentry: A report on state legal barriers facing people with criminal records
Black male students at public flagship universities in the U.S.: Status, trends, and implications for policy and practice
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Squeeze play: How parents and the public look at higher education today
Statewide administration of the ACT: A key component in improving student preparation for college and work
AB 540 is a change in the law: Higher education is now more affordable for California's immigrant students
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
Money on the table: State initiatives to improve financial aid participation
Making accountability work: Community colleges and statewide higher education accountability systems
Institutional practices and student persistence: Extending the empirical record
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Improving college readiness and success for all students: A joint responsibility between K-12 and postsecondary education
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Students entering and leaving postsecondary occupational education: 1995-2001
Proven benefits of early childhood interventions
Measuring up internationally: Developing skills and knowledge for the global economy
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Engaged learning: Fostering success for all students
The road less traveled? Students who enroll in multiple institutions
Transfer college quality and student performance
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
Lumina Foundation focus: Refuse to lose: Today’s colleges and universities must work to foster student success
Early exit: Understanding adult attrition in accelerated and traditional postsecondary programs
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Converting data into action: Expanding the boundaries of institutional improvement
High school academic preparation and postsecondary progress
Trends in educational equity of girls and women: 2004
Descriptive summary of 1995-96 beginning postsecondary students: Six years later
Investing in America's future: Why student aid pays off for society and individuals
Undocumented immigrant students and access to higher education: An overview of federal and state policy
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Update to state dual enrollment policies: Addressing access and quality
Promise abandoned: How policy choices and institutional practices restrict college opportunity
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
California trends in student aid: 1994-95 to 2003-04
Where have all the students gone? Higher education by the numbers
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
Report of Rhode Island case study site visit
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
Enrollment in Postsecondary Institutions, Fall 2004; Graduation Rates; 1998 and 2001 Cohorts; and Financial Statistics; Fiscal Year 2004
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Overview of education in Indiana: Preparing students for success
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
State higher education finance: FY 2004
Bridging the gap: Academic preparation and postsecondary success of first generation students
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
NCHEMS information center
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
Affirmation and discovery: Learning from successful community college developmental programs in Texas
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
Institutional research and the culture of evidence at community colleges
Education watch California: Key education facts and figures
Alabama education quick facts 2007
Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2006
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
What's wrong with guys?
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Preparing Oklahoma students for the future
Persistence and attainment of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: After three years
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
A call to action: Why America must innovate
Retooling career and technical education
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
Are they really ready to work? Employers perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
Standardization vs. flexibility: State policy options on placement testing for developmental education in community colleges
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
Opportunities in place: National assessment of the rural community college initiative
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Achievement and attainment in Chicago charter schools
State and Local Implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Best practices in recruiting and retaining minority graduate students
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Partnerships for public purposes: Engaging higher education in societal challenges of the 21st Century
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
Delta project on postsecondary education costs, productivity, and accountability
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
McNair scholar handbook
Indiana college success coalition
Survey finds that Hoosier students are setting their sights on higher education
Do community colleges provide a viable pathway to a Baccalaureate degree?
Project Complete
Science and engineering indicators 2008: State data tool
Skills2Compete
Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE)
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
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
The fiscal impacts of college attainment
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
From No Child Left Behind to Every Child a Graduate
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
Higher education success among historically marginalized males
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
How much are college students borrowing?
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Aligning state approval and regional accreditation for online postsecondary institutions: A national strategy
Putting the customer first in college: Why we need an office of consumer protection in higher education
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Rising by Degrees
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
Postsecondary preparation and remediation: Examining the effect of the early assessment program at California State University
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Engaging faculty in the Achieving the Dream initiative: Principles and practices of student success
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Work-based learning in California: Opportunities and models for expansion
Calculating cost-return for investments in students success
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
A shared agenda: Action alert for state and federal officials
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
2009 Student retention practices and strategies at four-year and two-year institutions
Transition and alignment: Two keys to assuring student success
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Moving success from the shadows: Data systems that link education and workforce outcomes
Preparing students for college and career: Linked learning in California
Engaged learning in a public university: Trends in the undergraduate experience
Guiding developmental math students to campus services: An impact evaluation of the Beacon program at South Texas College
Education watch 2009
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
The future of middle-skill jobs
Postsecondary connection: Making the link between high school preparation and college success
The future workforce of Indiana
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Flexible learning options for adult students
Learning to reason and communicate in college: Initital report of findings from the CLA longitudinal study
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
College tools for schools
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
College portrait of undergraduate education (search and comparison tool for participating college and universities by state)
The dreaded "P" word: An examination of productivity in public postsecondary education
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
College rankings: History, criticism and reform
Learning and assessment: Trends in undergraduate education
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Deciding on postsecondary education
Terms of engagement: Men of color discuss their experiences in community college
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
State and local implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act: Volume IX - Accountability under NCLB: Final report
Implementing data-informed decision making in schools: Teacher access, supports, and use
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Reducing dropout rates through expanded learning opportunities
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements comparison table
College for all?
A paradox of education progress
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
Community College 2.0
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Charting the path from engagement to achievement: A report on the 2009 High School Survey of Student Engagement
The evaluation of charter school impacts: Final report
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
SREB State Data Exchange: 40 years and still counting: 2008-2009 highlights
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
On the road to implementation: Achieving the promise of the common core state standards
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Yes we can: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
College admissions tests as measures of accountability
Presidential perspectives: The 2011 Inside Higher Ed survey of college and university presidents
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Everybody ready for college
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
More is less: Extra time does little to boost college grad rates
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
Voluntary Framework of Accountability (VFA) for community colleges
Voluntary Framework of Acountability (VFA) proposed stage one measures
A model for success: CART's linked learning program increases college enrollment
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
A call to action to raise achievement for African American students
Ensuring success for returning veterans
The power of the education-industry partnership: Fostering innovation in collaboration between community colleges and businesses
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
Mind the gaps: How college readiness narrows achievement gaps in college success
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
Getting students ready for college and careers: Transitional senior mathematics
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
Understanding the working college student
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
The social life of college information: Relationships and experiences as tools for enhancing college decision making
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Return on educational investment: A district-by-district evaluation of U.S. educational productivity
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Financing community schools: Leveraging resources to support student success
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
The state of state standards - and the Common Core - in 2010
Improving public education: A guide for donors to make a difference
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
How America pays for college 2010: A national study by Sallie Mae and Gallup
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
Ensuring youth transitioning from foster care are connected by 25: Lessons learned from the foster care work group
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
Online learning: Addressing challenges and seizing opportunities
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
A next social contract for the primary years of education
Achieving dramatic school improvement: An exploratory study
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
Education Trust-West
Raising the roof: Explore California public school data
2009 Report on Indiana's dropout student population
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
SREB/Go Alliance
Early colllege high school: Increased rigor, enhanced support (videos of Indiana early college high schools)
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
Minority student success: The role of teachers in Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in college
California high schools that beat the odds in high school graduation
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Fostering Connections Act: Implementation Checklists for Education Provisions
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
Getting back on track: Effects of a community college program for probationary students
Opportunity.gov
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Financial aid in theory and practice
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
Rethinking developmental education in community colleges
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Transparency by design
Transparency by design: Principles of good practice for higher education institutions serving adults at a distance
Ucan: University and college accountability network (search tool to find private colleges and universities by state)
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
How colleges organize themselves to increase student persistence: Four-year institutions (College Board study on student retention)
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Summer Search
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
"Careers for the future" education program
Trends in college pricing 2008
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Promoting engagement for all students: The imperative to look within
Promising instructional reforms in developmental education: A case study of three Achieving the Dream colleges
21st Century skills, education, and competitiveness: A resource and policy guide
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Next generation state data system: What is needed to support the next generation assessment and accountability systems
Diplomas count 2008 (Indiana state report): School to college: Can P-16 councils ease the transition
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
Short sighted: How America's lack of attention to international education studies impedes improvement
Charter schools in eight states: Effects on achievement, attainment, integration, and competition
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
The Springboard Project: Getting ahead - staying ahead: Helping America's workforce succeed in the 21st century
Improving low-performing schools: Lessons from five years of studying school restructuring under No Child Left Behind
A Profile of California Partnership Academies 2004–2005
Global Skills for Global Completion
The nature of innovation in the community college
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
How state education agencies support data-driven decision-making in districts and schools
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
Chasing the same dream, climbing different ladders: Economic mobility in the United States and Canada
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Financial education in TRIO programs
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
A shared agenda: Action alert for higher education leaders
Insuring college failure risk
Evaluating student success interventions: Principles and practices of student success
Core commitments of participating (Achieving the Dream) colleges
Using data to increase student success: A focus on diagnosis: Principles and practices of student success
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
Time to Completion Web Site
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Between two worlds: How young Latinos come of age in America
Considerations for state colleges and universities in a post-recession America
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
Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
The role and relevance of rankings in higher education policymaking
Funding and access issues in public higher education: A community college perspective
College readiness and high school-to-college success
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Academic outcomes of high risk students
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Projections of education statistics to 2018
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
College enrollment hits an all-time high, fueled by community college surge
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
Assessment for improvement: Tracking student engagement over time (NSSE 2009 Annual Report)
Hopes & hurdles: California foster youth and college financial aid
Immigrant parents' investments in their children's post-secondary education
The next generation of school accountability: A blueprint for raising high school achievement and graduation rates in SREB states
Is college opportunity slipping away? Parents and the public voice concerns about higher education access and affordability
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
America's forgotten middle-skill jobs: Education and training requirements in the next decade and beyond
Education beyond the rhetoric: Making rigor something "real"
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
Indiana R&D 2008: Meeting the global challenge for innovation
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
How educators in three states are responding to standards-based accountability under No Child Left Behind
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
New England Journal of Higher Education
Indiana University Kokomo: Project Complete
HE (Higher Education) opportunity efforts in a global context
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
For every 100 girls...
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
Ten years after college: Comparing the employment experiences of 1992-93 Bachelor's degree recipients with academic and career-oriented majors
Reaching higher with affordability (working paper)
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
Archdiocese of Indianapolis: The Church in central and southern Indiana
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Early intervention program and college partnerships
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
The No Child Left Behind Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act: A progress report
Windows on achievement and inequality
Green lights and red tape: Improving access to financial aid at California's community colleges
Projections of education statistics to 2016
Accelerated remedial math education: How institutional innovation and state policy interact
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Indiana's best buys: An in-depth look at Hoosier high schools
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
The state role in accelerating student growth in low-performing high schools
Accelerated developmental education project
Access to success initiative
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Education and public safety
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Lumina Foundation focus: Campus connections
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
Minorities in higher education twenty-second annual status report: 2007 supplement
Framing new terrain: Older adults & higher education
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
Higher education accountability for student learning
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
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
Three-year graduation rates for associate students
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Using posttesting to show the effectiveness of developmental/remedial college courses
Federal policy and Latinos in higher education
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the West
Answering the question that matters most: Has student achievement increased since No Child Left Behind?
College affordability for students from low and lower-middle income families
Earnings by attainment
Knocking at the college door: California state report
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
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
National inventory of academic pathways
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
Growing by degrees: Online education in the United States
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2004
Redesigning high schools to prepare students for the future
American youth policy forum
Doors of opportunity opening or closing: We are using tax credits and tuition discounts to appease middle-class voters instead of expanding educational opportunity
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- curriculum and assessment systems
En route to the baccalaureate: Community college student outcomes
Residence and migration for college freshmen for Indiana
Indiana educational attainment of the population 25 years and over: 1940 to 2000
Bachelor's degrees awarded to men and women in Indiana 1970 to 2004
Adolescence: Are parents relevant to students' high school achievement and postsecondary attainment
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Low educational attainments continue to penalise people in many OECD countries
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Improving access to the baccalaureate
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Part I: Barriers to student success on college campuses
Accelerated learning options: Moving the needle on access and success
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
Claiming common ground: State policymaking for improving college readiness and success
Mixed messages: What state high school tests communicate about student readiness for college
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Education pays 2004: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
State high school exit exams: A maturing reform
Accounting for state student aid: How state policy and student aid connect
State higher education finance: FY 2003
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
Low-income adults in profile: Improving lives through higher education
Learning in the fast lane: Adult learners’ persistence and success in accelerated college programs
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
The first year experience: Are we making it any better
Measuring up 2004
Stalled in secondary: A look at student achievement since the No Child Left Behind act
Indicators of opportunity in higher education
Latino youth and the pathway to college
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
Refocusing the HEA reauthorization to reflect the priorities of higher education policy analysts and researchers
Access and persistence: Findings from 10 years of longitudinal research on students
Challenging times, clear choices: An action agenda for college access and success
Policy for progress: Reaffirming California higher education accessibility, affordability, and accountability into the 21st century
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
Just and efficient college finance
The burden of borrowing: A report on the rising rates of student debt
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
Value added assessment: Accountability's new frontier
Engaging students, challenging the odds
National Indian education study part I: The performance of American Indian and Alaska Native fourth- and eighth-grade students on NAEP 2005 reading and mathematics assessments
Adult learners and new traditions in higher education
Serving adult learners in higher education: Principles of effectiveness
The progress of education reform 2007: Same-sex schooling
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Adult education participation in 2004-05
States that raise their high school graduation rates could generate millions more in higher wages
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Expanding opportunities: Postsecondary career and technical education and preparing tomorrow’s workforce
Tapping America's potential: The education for innovation initiative
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Accelerated learning for all
MHEC in Indiana 2005-06: Responding to constituent's needs in a changing climate
Enhancing student success in education: Summary report of the NPEC Initiative and National Symposium on Postsecondary Student Success
The nation's report card: U.S. history 2006
Critical connections: Linking states’ unit record systems to track student progress
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Recent STEM initiatives
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
The contributions of economics to the study of college access and success
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Access and participation profiles
New Technology High School postsecondary student success study
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid
Center for Student Opportunity
Academic pathways, preparation, and performance: A descriptive overview of the transcripts from the high school graduating class of 2003-04
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
Moving into town - and moving on: The community college in the lives of traditional age students
Early college high school model: Strategy for high school completion, college access and success
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Highlights from PIRLS 2011: Reading achievement of U.S. fourth grade students in an international context
Rethinking remedial education: The role of MSIs in serving underreprepared students in the 21st century
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
Structure in community college career-technical programs: A qualitative analysis
A problem still in search of a solution: A state policy roadmap for improving early education
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
Undergraduate teaching faculty: The 2010-11 HERI faculty survey
The college advantage: Weathering the economic storm
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Left out. Forgotten? Recent high school graduates and the Great Recession
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
42nd Annual survey report on state sponsored student financial aid
The nation's report card: Science 2011
How America pays for college 2012
Does America promote mobility as well as other nations?
Downward mobility from the middle class: Waking up from the American Dream
Employment by summary education and training assignment, 2010 and projected 2020
Educational attainment of foster youth: Achievement and graduation outcomes for children in state care
Is college affordable? In search of a meaningful definition
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
Poised to lead: How school counselors can drive college and career readiness
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
Preparing for college: A national perspective on common core state standards implementation planning
Five things education supporters should know about pension reform
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
ACE Toolkit for veteran friendly institutions
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
Adolescent literacy
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations
Increasing online learning options for K-12 students: The role of school districts
An undeveloped national resource: The unrealized potential of the nation's career/technical centers
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
The condition of education 2012 (Website)
Assuring academic quality in the 21st century: Self-regulation in a new era
Providing greater opportunities for deeper learning in NCLB waivers
Common core state standards & career and technical education: Bridging the divide between college and career readiness
Race to the top: What have we learned from the states so far? A state-by-state evaluation of Race to the Top performance
Measuring efficiency in the community college sector
Latino college completion in 50 states
States need to fill in the gaps on expanded learning time: Troubling lack of detail seen in No Child Left Behind waiver applications
Third grade literacy policies: Identification, intervention, retention
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
The differential impact of wealth vs. income in the college-going process
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Slow off the mark: Elementary school teachers and the crisis in science, technology, engineering, and math education
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Educational attainment in the United States: 2010 Detailed tables
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
A way forward: A progressive vision for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Some states still leave low-income students behind; Others make surprising gains
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
Gender inequalities in education
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
STEM: State reports and state level analysis
Lining up: The relationship between the common core state standards and five sets of comparison standards
Higher education spending and the state fiscal stabilization fund, part 3: State case studies
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
General education, vocational education, and labor-market outcomes over the life-cycle
Snapshot report: Mobility
National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Snapshot Reports
Making the move: Transition strategies at California schools with high graduation rates
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
College application week: A toolkit for increasing access to higher education
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Expanded learning opportunities: A more comprehensive approach to preparing high school students for college and a career
Education at a glance 2011: OECD indicators
Workforce development economics 101: State by state snapshots
Trends in college pricing 2011
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
An economy that works: Job creation and America's future
Most Americans see college as essential to getting a good job
National adult learners satisfaction-priorities report
The mission of the high school: a new consensus of the purposes of public education?
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
P21 common core toolkit: A guide to aligning the common core state standards with the framework for 21st century skills
Linking data across state agencies: States that are making it work
Think College Indiana!
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
The EFC formula, 2012-2013
Designing common assessments to be measures of college and career readiness: Challenges and opportunities
Designing STEM pathways through early college: Ohio's metro early college high school