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Author(s):George Washington University HEATH Resource Center
Title:Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Source:http://www.heath.gwu.edu/files/active/1/Toolkit...
Date:2007
Organization:George Washington University Heath Resource Center
Short Description:This Toolkit is intended to help guidance and career counselors to better assist high school students with disabilities in accomplishing transitions into postsecondary education and employment.
Annotation:This Toolkit is intended to help guidance and career counselors to better assist high school students with disabilities in accomplishing transitions into postsecondary education and employment. Professionals working in the area of transition can inspire and encourage students with disabilities to strive for high standards of living, learning, and working; goals that are applicable for ALL students. As professionals working with students with disabilities, we must work to reduce the persistent gap in opportunities that separates these students from their peers without disabilities.
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Career Development
College Access
College and Career Planning (for Students)
Counseling/Guidance
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High School
Improving Postsecondary Student Success
Non-traditional Students
Preparation/College Readiness
Students with Disabilities/Special Needs Students

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Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
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The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
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The taxonomy of career development interventions that occur in America's secondary schools
The role of the guidance profession in a shifting education system
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Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
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Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
The economic promise of investing in high-quality preschool: Using early education to improve economic growth and the fiscal sustainability of states and the nation
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
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Counseling and college counseling in America’s high schools
The school to college transition: Challenges and prospects
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Beyond empty promises: Policies to improve transitions into colleges and jobs
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Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Career-related predictors of work-bound and college-bound status of adolescents in rural and nonrural areas
The ABC's of early awareness: A resource guide and toolkit for helping students achieve a higher education
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2006-2007 NASFAA financial aid night and counselor's materials
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Ready for college and ready for work: Same or different
Pathways to college access and success
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Federal student aid for counselors
DO-IT college planning resources
Quintessential Careers college planning resources
College preparation checklist
Creating helping environments for college-going: The CHEPA CHEC-list for counselors
Strategic instruction model
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
ACT high school profile report: The graduating class of 2007 (National)
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
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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
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements
Discover 10 ways to jump-start college planning: Help your child take the right steps, now
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Ten ways to help your child become self-reliant
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The key to success in community college
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Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
Easing the transition to high school: Research and best practices designed to support high school learning
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Big ideas dropout prevention strategies: Check and Connect
If small is not enough...The characteristics of successful small high schools in Chicago
The role of school counselors in serving students with disabilities
Virtual Pamphlet Collection - Study Skills
HomeworkSpot
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
California career planning guide 2003-05
Ohio's career development program
Indiana Department of Education: Career guidance - high school
Missouri guidance and placement lessons: Career development-high school (Grades 9-12)
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
Gateway to College
Corporate investments in college readiness and access
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
College For Every Student
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
New England Journal of Higher Education
Education beyond the rhetoric: Making rigor something "real"
National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
Promoting student success: Indiana educational and career services
Trends among high school seniors 1972-2004
Dates, deadlines, and details: A monthly activity calendar
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Project Complete
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Adult learners: A data and policy perspective
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
Measuring and improving the effectiveness of high school teachers
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
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Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
Accelerating Latino success at Texas border institutions: Possibilities and challenges
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
Student success courses in the community college: An exploratory study of student perspectives
Achieving college access goals: The relevance of new media in reaching first-generation and low-income teens
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
Missouri guidance and placement lessons: Applying career exploration and planning skills in the achievement of life career goals
National dropout prevention center for students with disabilities
The effects of cognitive-behavioral interventions on dropout for youth with disabilities
Encouraging girls in math and science
Career quest
American Student Achievement Institute: Career Development Lessons
Delaware Career Compass 2007-2008
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Transitional jobs for ex-prisoners: Early impacts from a random assignment evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Prisoner Reentry Program
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
Parent primer on career exploration
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
Year end to-do list
State approaches to more reliable and uniform dropout and graduation data
No Child Left Behind: State report card 2005-2006
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2004
Emerging evidence on improving high school graduation and improvement rates: The effects of four popular improvement programs
Project Mentor
Campus visit checklist: How to make the most of the trip
Inside the admissions process: What happens to your child's applications?
Connected by 25: Information resource center for youth transitions initiatives
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Quick-start college selection: Pick a baby-step, any baby-step
Mission: Possible!
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Balancing acts: How high school counselors view risks and opportunities of student loans
Raising achievement and graduation rates by supporting teachers in developing quality classroom instruction
The real technology challenge
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
College admission for homeschoolers
The Breakthrough High School project
School Redesign Network
Schools need good leaders now: State progress in creating a learning-centered school leadership system
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
What your community can do to end it's drop-out crisis: Learnings from research and practice
New directions in enhancing educational results: Policymakers' guide to restructuring student support resources to address barriers to learning (guidebook)
Rethinking high school: Preparing students for success in college, career, and life
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
Findings from the early college high school initiative: A look at best practices and lessons learned regarding a dual enrollment program
Education watch Florida: Key education facts and figures 2004
Knowhow2go.org
Analyzing state and regional K-16 policies: A toolkit for researchers and policy analysts
AVID -- school-college transition for underachievers
Early college high school model: Strategy for high school completion, college access and success
Connected by 25: A Marion County foster youth project
Next step magazine
College planning center
Involving families in high school and college expectations
Update to state dual enrollment policies: Addressing access and quality
College guidance
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
Primary progress, secondary challenge
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
Child, adolescent, family intervention science initiative (CAFISI)
What research tells us about college access: Assuring the success of all students
Research brief: How do career interventions impact the educational choices of eighth grade students
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Twenty-first Century Scholars Program
TRIO Mid-America Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MAEOPP)
USA Funds
College planning for students with learning disabilities
Characteristics of minority students who excel on the SAT and in the classroom
Bridging the gap: Academic preparation and postsecondary success of first generation students
Beyond high school: Improving transition programs for postsecondary education
An action agenda for improving America's high schools
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Fast track to college: Increasing postsecondary success for all students
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
Encouraging news for college bound foster youth
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Work-based learning and higher education: A research perspective
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
The career pathways how-to guide
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Building academic skills in context: Testing the value of advanced math learning in career and technical education
School-to-career and post-secondary education: Evidence from the Philadelphia educational longitudinal study
Homeschooled adults: Are they ready for college
ThinkCollege.net
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
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Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Teacher attrition: A costly loss to the nation and to the states
Just for the kids
College learning for the new global century
Schools to watch
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Turning Points
Talent Development High Schools
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
Charting a new course for career and technical education
Twenty things you need to know about financing college
How do I pay for college?
Nontraditional undergraduates
Quality counts 2007: From cradle to career: Connecting education from birth through adulthood (Indiana state report)
Campus diversity initiative evaluation project resource kit
What works for Latino students
Opening the door to the American Dream: Increasing higher education access and success for immigrants
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Keeping America competitive: Five strategies to improve mathematics and science education
Standards for quality online teaching
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
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The benefits of statewide use of the ACT test
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Guide for parents: Ten steps to prepare your child for college
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College-bound or headed for workforce training: High school graduates need similar math, reading skills
Using PLAN to identify student readiness for advanced courses in high school
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Relationships between EPAS scores and college preparatory course work in high school
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
Transparency by design
Moving beyond access: College success for low-income, first generation students
Getting back on track: Effects of a community college program for probationary students
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Summer Search
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
Meeting the invention challenge
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
International Benchmarking Toolkit
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
A developmental perspective on college and workplace readiness
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Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
Flexible learning options for adult students
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Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
Benchmarking for success: Ensuring US students receive a world-class education
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
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
Closing the expectations gap 2009: Fourth annual 50-state progress report on the alignment of high school policies with the demands of college and careers
Learning around the clock: Benefits of expanded learning opportunities for older youth
Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 - Education provisions
Legal Center for Foster Care and Education
Fostering Connections Act: Implementation Checklists for Education Provisions
New measures of student success in public higher education
Is your local high school making the grade? 10 Elements of a successful high school
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
The breaking through practice guide
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
College going culture baseline expectations
The Condition of Education 2010
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements comparison table
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
The Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
Online learning: Addressing challenges and seizing opportunities
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Indiana's Cash for College
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New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
Believing the College Dream (Curriculum guide for college planning)
Linking secondary and postsecondary systems: Lessons from Indiana
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A blueprint for reform: The reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
Education reform 101: A primer on the new Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
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Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research
Using the right data to determine if high school interventions are working to prepare students for college and careers
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Deloitte 2009 education survey overview: Redefining high school as a launch pad
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Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
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No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
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New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
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Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
The linked learning approach: Building the capacity of teachers to prepare students for college and careers
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
Postsecondary expectations and plans for the high school senior class of 2003-04
Partnerships between community colleges and prisons: Providing workforce education and training to reduce recidivism
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Reality check: Hispanic-serving institutions on the Texas border strategzing financial aid
The relationship of individual career plans to programs of study and career pathways
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Top ten ways college counselors can help undocumented students
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Developmental education in community colleges
Community college and high school partnerships
Turning around the nation's lowest performing schools: Five steps districts can take to improve their chances of success
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Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
The US STEM education model (simulation)
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
The condition of education 2011
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
Credit recovery and proficiency-based credit: Maintaining high expectations while providing flexibility
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
The undereducated American
Slow off the mark: Elementary school teachers and the crisis in science, technology, engineering, and math education
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Plugged in: Positive development strategies for disconnected Latino youth
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
P21 common core toolkit: A guide to aligning the common core state standards with the framework for 21st century skills
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
A parent's guide to Response to Intervention (RTI)
National Office for School Counselor Advocacy: Transition from high school graduation to college enrollment
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
The relevance of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the college completion agenda
The hidden costs of community colleges
From remediation to acceleration: Early lessons from two Philadelphia back on track schools
Lining up: The relationship between the common core state standards and five sets of comparison standards
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth: A key to higher education access and success: Version 2.0
The high school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at Fall 2009 ninth graders
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Saving now and saving later: How high school reform can reduce the nation's wasted remediation dollars
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Driving innovation from the middle: Middle-skill jobs in the American South's economy
On the road to success
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Work-integrated learning and career-ready students: Examining the evidence
ACE Toolkit for veteran friendly institutions
What are the implications of possible selves research for school counseling practice?
The importance of being in school: A report on absenteeism in the nation's public schools
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
Helping youth develop soft skills for job success: Tips for parents and families
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
The complexity of college and career readiness
What is "career ready"?
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
The roll of Pell grants in access, persistence and completion
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
Designing high quality evaluation systems for high school teachers: Challenges sand potential solutions
When working works: Employment & postsecondary success
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
Black male student success in higher education: A report from the national black male college achievement study
Building pathways to transfer: Community colleges that break the chain of failure for students of color
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Transforming education in America
Characteristics of GED recipients in high school: 2002-06
College application week: A toolkit for increasing access to higher education
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Structure in community college career-technical programs: A qualitative analysis
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
The College Board 2012 national survey of school counselors and administrators: Report on survey findings: Barriers and supports to school counselor success
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
College and career development organizer
Core principles for transforming remedial education: A joint statement
ACT: Explore your career options
View from the field: How to launch district virtual learning
Working credentials: Sub-baccalaureate degrees and certificates are paying off for students and their employers
RTTD guidance: Implementing continuous improvement metrics and strategies for the foundational conditions for personalized learning
Learning from the past: Drawing on California's CLAS experience to inform assessment of the Common Core
What works for Latino student success in higher education: 2012 Compendium, profiles of selected programs
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
K-12 postsecondary alignment and school accountability: Investigating high school responses to California's early assessment program
Collegiate remediation: A review of the causes and consequences
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
College Greenlight
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
Challenge the status quo: Academic success among school-age African-American males
Common measures for college access and success
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
The college completion agenda may sacrifice college access for low-income, minority and other at-risk students
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
Hearing on non-traditional students
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Strong support, low awareness: Public perception of the common core state standards
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
Emotional and behavioral disorders: Promoting prevention and positive interventions in school settings
Different approaches to dual enrollment: Understanding program features and their implications
A public education primer: Basic (and sometimes surprising) facts about the U.S. education system
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Adolescent literacy
Why access matters: The community college student body
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Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
Building institutional capacity for data-informed decision making
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
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Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Teaching and learning in the era of the Common Core: The Students at the Center series ebook
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
The common core standards: What do they mean for out-of-school time?
Commencement day: Six-year effects of a college learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
Adoption and adaptation: A framework for institutional reform
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Launching early college districtwide: Pharr San Juan-Alamo's "college for all" strategy
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
We serve, too: A toolkit about military teens
High school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at fall 2009 ninth-graders parents', teachers, school counselors, and school administrators
National adult learners satisfaction-priorities report
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
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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
Engineering solutions to the national crisis in literacy: How to make good on the promise of common core state standards
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Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
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Bringing business analytics to the college campus: Using fiscal metrics to steer innovation in postsecondary educations
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Up to the challenge: The role of career and technical education in college and career readiness
Student voices: What makes a great teacher?
Shut out of the military: Today's high school education doesn't mean you're ready for today's army
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promsie of for-profit colleges and universities
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
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Achieving success: The latest news in achieving community college success (2011)
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Parents' guide to student success
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
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Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
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Young children of immigrants and the path to educational success: Key themes from an Urban Institute roundtable
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
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Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
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America's Promise Alliance dropout prevention summits
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
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A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
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Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
7th Annual AP report to the nation
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
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
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
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Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
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An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
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Race to the top and teacher preparation: Analyzing state strategies for ensuring real accountability and fostering program innovation
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
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Meeting the challenge: The role of school leaders in turning around the lowest-performing high schools
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Rewarding progress, reducing debt: Early results from Ohio's performance-based scholarship demonstration for low-income parents
The heart of student success: Teaching, learning, and college completion
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Evaluating programs for community college students: How do we know what works?
Divided we fail in LA: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in the Los Angeles community college district
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
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One-shot deal? Students' perceptions of assessment and course placement in California's community colleges
The high school senior class of 2003-04: Steps toward postsecondary enrollment
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
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Midwest evaluation of the adult functioning of former foster youth
A contexualized reading-writing intervention for community college students
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College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
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Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Employers, low-income young adults, and post-secondary credentials: A practical typology for business, education, and community leaders
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
A shared agenda: Action alert for school superintendents & middle & high school principals
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
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College-going culture rubric
Employer guide to adult education for work: Transforming adult eduction to build a skilled workforce
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
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Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
Ohio State University Department of Mathematics Early Mathematics Placement Testing
American Diploma Project (ADP) end-of-course exams: 2009 Annual report
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College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
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ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
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Curriculum and instruction: A 21st century skills implementation guide
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
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Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
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Legal Center for Foster Care and Education Publications: Special education decisionmaking
Solving the data puzzle: A "how-to" guide on collecting and sharing information to improve educational outcomes for children in out-of-home care
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The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
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The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
The Equity Project
Measuring up 2008
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Response to Intervention: Resources for student service professionals
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Meeting the needs of significantly struggling learners in high school: A look at approaches to tiered intervention
Eight elements of high school improvement: A mapping framework
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US Department of Labor Youth Services: Summaries of education models
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
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Center on Reinventing Public Education
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High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
Race to the top: Promising approaches to establishing meaningful data systems fostering continuous improvement
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
Creating a college-going culture: A resource guide
The implementation checklist for college awareness: A product of the High School Reform Strategy Toolkit
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Career and employment guide for job seekers and employees with disabilities and Guide for employers: How to recruit, interview, hire, and accomodate people with disabilities
Meaningful measurement: The role of assessments in improving high school education in the twenty-first century
A closer look at the principal-counselor relationship: A survey of principals and counselors
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
How to compare programs for master's degrees
Combat2College: Facilitating college success for combat veterans
The challenge of college readiness
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Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
All students college-ready: Findings from the Foundation's education work, 2000-2006
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Hidden in plain sight: Adult learners forge a new tradition in higher education
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America's high schools: The frontline in the battle for our economic future
Office of Indian education programs
What keeps children in foster care from succeeding in school? Views of early adolescents and the adults in their lives
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
Homeschoolers on to college: What research shows us
National forum to accelerate middle grades reform
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Middle Start
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
Reading to achieve: A governor's guide to adolescent literacy
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Why the crisis in adolescent literacy demands a national response
Closing the achievement gap series part II: Response to intervention (RTI), basic elements, practical applications, and policy recommendations
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
Collegiate learning assessement project
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Engaging students, challenging the odds
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Every child a graduate: A framework for an excellent education for all middle and high school students
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Adult persistence and success in higher education: A brief annotated bibliography of online resources
Education for foster children: Removing barriers to academic success
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Ready for tomorrow: Helping all students achieve secondary and postsecondary success
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
The American diploma project: Overview of research
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
Dual enrollment: Accelerating the transition to college
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Mixed messages: What state high school tests communicate about student readiness for college
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
The middle grades: Putting all students on track for college
Student readiness for college: Connecting state policies
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Standards for what? The economic roots of K-16 reform
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
Indiana inventory of academic pathways
CollegeSummit.org
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
High school guidance counseling
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Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Detail to the key components of Indiana's P-16 plan for improving student preparation for college success
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Courses count: Preparing students for postsecondary success
Serving students with disabilities at the community college
College is possible
Profiles of Indiana and US colleges and universities
High school reform and work: Facing labor market realities
Minority student achievement network
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
List of proprietary schools
College choice website
What do you like: Exploring career information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Mapping your future
Frequently asked questions regarding Indiana's new high school course and credit requirements
How to improve access to college
Developing and using student data: Bartholomew county's six year follow-up study
Enriching the high school curriculum through postsecondary credit-based transition programs
Students as allies in improving their schools: A report on work in progress
Redesigning high schools to prepare students for the future
What community college practices and policies are effective in promoting student success: A study of high- and low-impact institutions
Mentors, Inc
Independent undergraduates: 1999-2000
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
A call to action: Transforming high school for all youth
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- high quality teaching
Moving into town - and moving on: The community college in the lives of traditional age students
Literature review: Intervention methods and programs for pre-college entry for disadvantaged students
Pathways to improving practice: How can pre-college outreach programs use data to make decisions
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
Academic pathways, preparation, and performance: A descriptive overview of the transcripts from the high school graduating class of 2003-04
Indiana guidance report: Learn More student survey
Increasing rates of school completion: Moving from policy and research to practice
Crisis or possibility? Conversations about the American high school
Finance and resource issues in high school reform
Strategies for success: Six stories of increasing college access
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
On the road to college: Developing mobile and regional outreach services
New Hampshire's multi-tiered approach to dropout prevention
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
Creating a culture of literacy: A guide for middle and high school principals
American Indian and Alaska Native students in U.S. high schools
Learning in a new key
High school teaching for the twenty-first century: Preparing students for college
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
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Retooling career and technical education
Postsecondary Access and Success
Career development curricula and instructional materials
A commitment to America's future: Responding to the crisis in mathematics and science education
Tools for Latino family outreach: Supporting student success in the middle grades and beyond
Engaging parents in education: Lessons from five parental information and resource centers
A college access contract
Adding it up: State challenges for increasing college access and success
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
Preparing for success: How Head Start helps children with disabilities and their families
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Accelerated developmental education project
Community colleges and rural America: Progress and prospects
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
FYI3: National network for foster children and foster youth: Foster Club, USA
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER)
Quality counts 2008
Dead ends: The need for more pathways to graduation for overage, under-credited students in New York City
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Opening doors to earning credentials: Impressions of community college access and retention from low-wage workers
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Fund Your Future: Counselors' Guide
Fund Your Future: Student Financial Aid Workbook
Helping Teens Succeed
Home-schooled students and admissions: Your child's unique approach to the process
Dropping out of high school and the place of career and technical education: A survival analysis of surviving high school
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Is college right for your child?: How to weigh the pros and cons
Should your child take a year off?: It's not the end of the world
Choosing a college major
Break down the bill: What's it going to cost?
Your child's college degree options: The right degree for your child's career path
Parent-teacher conferences: Make the most of your meeting
The extracurricular edge: Quality over quantity
A balanced course load: Classes, electives, college prep—and enjoying it
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Application requirements: There's more than just a form
Applications: A parent's role
Character counts: The child behind the numbers
Search Institute
Comprehensive school reform quality center report on middle and high school comprehensive school reform models
The ASCA national model
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Toward ensuring a smooth transition into high school
Managing the transition to ninth grade in a comprehensive urban school
Empowering students: How Georgia College early college changes student aspirations
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
Finding colleges that fit
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
Boomers, Gen-Xers, and Millennials: Understanding the new students
State high school exit exams: Students with disabilities
The enhanced reading opportunities study: Early impact and implementation findings
Big ideas: Dropout prevention strategies: Achievement for Latinos through Academic Success (ALAS)
The student to counselor ratio: Does it matter?
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Study Strategies
Archdiocese of Indianapolis: The Church in central and southern Indiana
The Study Skills Guide for Students
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
College planning resource directory
Indiana Association for the Gifted Scholarship
A Better Chance.org
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
School strategies and the "college linking" process: Reconsidering the effects of high schools on college enrollment
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
A parent handbook for career development
Adult competencies for life-long career development
Organizing instruction and study to improve student learning
Career development and occupational studies resource guide with core curriculum
Career guidance: A curriculum guide for the middle level
Washington State Navigation 101 2007-08 Curriculum
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
Good Shepherd Services
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
2008-2009 Alternative education programs (by Indiana county)
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
Boys and schools: Improving the health, education, and well-being of boys
Roads to Success
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Oakland City University: School of Adult and Extended Learning
ETS Policy Notes: Addressing achievement gaps: The language acquisition and educational achievement of English-language learners
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Diverse issues in higher education
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8