IPCN
Indiana Pathways to College Network

 

About IPCN

Online Community

Library and Resources

 
Annotated Bibliography

Author(s):Complete College America
Title:Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Source:http://dl.dropbox.com/u/13281059/Other%20Certif...
Date:2010
Organization:Complete College America
Short Description:This report calls attention to the significant value of certificate programs–practical and often underutilized credentials that can provide graduates with an appealing combination of rapid postsecondary achievement and portable skills and knowledge.
Annotation:A too often underutilized strategy – but one that can deliver greater income returns than associate and even some bachelor’s degrees – is certificates. And for students balancing the jobs they must have with the advanced education they desire – a situation faced by most American college students today – completing a certificate can be the most direct path to college completion and career success. Against this backdrop, this report calls attention to the significant value of certificate programs–practical and often underutilized credentials that can provide graduates with an appealing combination of rapid postsecondary achievement and portable skills and knowledge. Certificates can position graduates for immediate workforce success, while establishing solid foundations for future academic achievement.
Link: View Full Text

Print Bibliography: HyperLink 

Is this item's link broken? Report Broken Link

Associated Keywords:
Adult Students
Documents
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Employment and Workforce Development
Non-traditional Students
Social and Economic Benefits of College/Economic Development

Similar Items:
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 economic value of opportunity youth
Working credentials: Sub-baccalaureate degrees and certificates are paying off for students and their employers
Opportunity road: The promise and challenge of America's forgotten youth
The Springboard Project: Getting ahead - staying ahead: Helping America's workforce succeed in the 21st century
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Overcoming obstacles, optimizing opportunities: State policies to increase postsecondary attainment for low-skilled adults
Indiana's adult education and workforce skills performance report: Preparing adults for a brighter future
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Partnerships between community colleges and prisons: Providing workforce education and training to reduce recidivism
Winning by degrees: The strategies of highly productive higher-education institutions
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
A stronger nation through higher education: How and why Americans must meet a "big goal" for college attainment
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
Up for grabs: The gains and prospects of first- and second generation young adults
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Return on investment to increasing postsecondary credential attainment in the United States
The economic case for higher education
Close, but no degree: Removing barriers to degree-completion and economic advancement in New Jersey
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Mobility makers
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Challenges community colleges face to reach the unemployed
Closing the door, increasing the gap: Who's not going to (community) college?
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Working learners: Educating our entire workforce for success in the 21st century
Postsecondary success
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Creating opportunities in health care: The community college role in workforce partnerships
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Skills2Compete
The state of American manhood
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Education and the economy: An indicators report
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
Education pays 2010
Insulating the education pipeline to increase postsecondary success
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
The power of the education-industry partnership: Fostering innovation in collaboration between community colleges and businesses
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
Building tomorrow's workforce: Promoting the education and advancement of Hispanic immigrant workers in America
Coming to our senses: Education and the American future
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
Center on Education and the Workforce
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
Rising to the challenge: Hispanic college graduation rates as a national priority
The road ahead: A look at trends in the educational attainment of community college students
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
The undereducated American
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
Why access matters: The community college student body
No DREAMers left behind: The economic potential of DREAM Act beneficiaries
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
The college advantage: Weathering the economic storm
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
Business resources for a college- and career-ready America
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Career and technical education: Five ways that pay along the way to the B.A.
How do recent college grads really stack up? Employment and earnings for graduates of the Great Recession
Regardless of the cost, college still matters
The other pipeline: From prison to diploma: Community colleges and correctional education programs
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Labor market returns to sub-baccalaureate credentials: How much does a community college degree or certificate pay?
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
School counselors literature and landscape review: The state of school counseling in America
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
Documenting uncertain times: Post-graduate transitions of the Academically Adrift cohort
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
The educational experience of young men of color (website)
Education at a glance 2011: OECD indicators
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Graduated success: Sustainable economic opportunity through one- and two-year credentials
Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
The breaking through practice guide
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
The future of middle-skill jobs
Opportunity.gov
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Closing the college completion gap: A guidebook for the faith community
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
The effects of in-state tuition for non-citizens: A systematic review of the evidence
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Tapping America's potential: The education for innovation initiative
A call to action: Why America must innovate
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
Economic state of young America
State future workforce gap summaries
Federal access policies and higher education for working adults
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
The status of African Americans in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Gateway to College
Flexible learning options for adult students
Measuring up 2008
The impact of new college graduates on intrastate labor markets
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
From No Child Left Behind to Every Child a Graduate
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
National Council of La Raza
Opportunity in America: The role of education
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Breaking through: Factsheet
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
Economic mobility project
How much does the federal government spend to promote economic mobility and for whom?
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Hidden in plain sight: Adult learners forge a new tradition in higher education
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Complete to compete: Common college completion metrics
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Evaluating programs for community college students: How do we know what works?
Divided we fail in LA: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in the Los Angeles community college district
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
Education attainment levels for the states: Degree completion overview charts (by state)
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
The productivity argument for investing in young children
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Community College 2.0
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Rising by Degrees
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Promoting postsecondary educational success for adults and families-A practical partnership guide
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
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
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
Pathways to success: Integrating learning with life and work to increase national college completion
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Challenging success: Can college degree completion be increased as states cut budgets?
General education, vocational education, and labor-market outcomes over the life-cycle
Hard times: College majors, unemployment and earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Hiring and higher education: Business executives talk about the costs and benefits of college
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
The future of the US workforce: A survey of hiring practices across industries
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
Education, job openings, and unemployment in metropolitan America
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Field of degree and earnings by selected employment characteristics: 2011
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
The American middle class, income inequality, and the strength of our economy: New evidence in economics
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Employment by summary education and training assignment, 2010 and projected 2020
What is "career ready"?
What works for Latino student success in higher education: 2012 Compendium, profiles of selected programs
Can scholarships alone help students succeed? Lessons from two New York City community colleges
A crucible moment: College learning & democracy's future
America's youth: Transitions to adulthood
What explains trends in labor supply among U.S. undergraduates, 1970-2009?
Hearing on non-traditional students
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
Transforming education in America
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Family literacy: A valuable gateway to postsecondary education
One degree of separation: How young Americans who don't finish college see their chances for success
Boosting college completion for a new economy
Missed opportunity: How New York can do a better job of reconnecting youth on public assistance to education and jobs
Most Americans see college as essential to getting a good job
An economy that works: Job creation and America's future
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Women see value and benefits of college; Men lag on both fronts, survey finds
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Getting through: Higher education's plan to increase the college completion rates of Boston public schools graduates
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
The global gender gap index: 2011
Chasing the same dream, climbing different ladders: Economic mobility in the United States and Canada
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
Maximizing the potential of older adults: Benefits to state economies and individual well-being
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
The workplace realities
College for all?
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
Four steps to finishing first in higher education: A guide for state policymakers
Steps to success: Analyzing milestone achievement to improve community college student outcomes
College enrollment hits an all-time high, fueled by community college surge
Adult education for work: Transforming adult education to build a skilled workforce
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
Increasing baccalaureate attainment in Louisville: A proposed blueprint for community action
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
The college completion agenda: 2010 progress report
Understanding the working college student
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Mind the gaps: How college readiness narrows achievement gaps in college success
Roadmap for ensuring America's future
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
Driving innovation: How six states are organizing to improve outcomes in developmental education
Aligning education and workforce goals to foster economic development
Who wins? Who pays? The economic returns and costs of a Bachelor's degree
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
Improving community college success
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Hitting home: Quality, cost, and access challenges confronting higher education today
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
Promise abandoned: How policy choices and institutional practices restrict college opportunity
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities
Addressing the needs of adult learners
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Opening Doors project publications
Forging new partnerships: Adult and developmental education in community colleges
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Setting the stage: Adults in Higher Education
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
The community college as a nexus for workforce transitions: A critical essay
Proven benefits of early childhood interventions
Transitioning adults to college: Adult basic education program models
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Economic mobility of black and white families
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
The real technology challenge
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Ten years after college: Comparing the employment experiences of 1992-93 Bachelor's degree recipients with academic and career-oriented majors
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
Retooling career and technical education
The path to prosperity: A policy of investment
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
21st Century skills, education, and competitiveness: A resource and policy guide
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Investing in lasting change: Productivity and U.S. higher education
Beyond social justice: The threat of inequality to workforce development in the Western United States
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Project Complete
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
Center for Law and Social Policy
America's forgotten middle-skill jobs: Education and training requirements in the next decade and beyond
Toward a national workforce education and training policy
Institute for a Competitive Workforce
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
Adult learners: A data and policy perspective
Indiana R&D 2008: Meeting the global challenge for innovation
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
The fiscal impacts of college attainment
Schools, skills, and synapses
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
The global state of higher education and the rise of private finance
American Indian and Alaska Native students in U.S. high schools
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
Education and public safety
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Adding it up: State challenges for increasing college access and success
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
Building a culture of evidence for community college student success: Early progress in the Achieving the Dream initiative
Opportunities in place: National assessment of the rural community college initiative
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
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
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
A synthesis of recommendations for improving U.S. science and mathematics education
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
The career pathways how-to guide
The progress of education reform 2007: Same-sex schooling
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Career and technical education's role in American competitiveness
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
A report on the status of Hispanics in education: Overcoming a history of neglect
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
How diversity affects teaching and learning
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Opening doors to earning credentials: Impressions of community college access and retention from low-wage workers
Indiana State Profile
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Graduate Retention Program
The status of working families in Indiana: 2006 update
Why community colleges?
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Dream it! Do it!
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Educational needs index
What’s wrong with the guys
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
21st century skills for 21st century jobs
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Rising to the challenge: Are high school graduates prepared for college and work
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
The economic benefits of the Dream Act and the Student Adjustment Act
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
The size and characteristics of the unauthorized migrant population in the U.S.
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
Increasing the achievement of Native American youth at early college high schools
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Stats Indiana
Lifelong learning accounts: Creating a partnership in lifelong learning
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
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
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
Achieving success: The latest news in achieving community college success (2011)
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Plugged in: Positive development strategies for disconnected Latino youth
The heart of student success: Teaching, learning, and college completion
The degree qualifications profile
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
Investing in education and equity: Our nation's best future
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
College choice process of Latino undocumented students: Implications for recruitment and retention
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Developmental education in community colleges
Grading higher education: Giving consumers the information they need
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Building a higher skilled workforce: Results and implications from the Bridgeconnect national survey
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Access without equity: Longitudinal analysis of institutional stratification by race and ethnicity: 1972-2004
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Moving beyond access: College success for low-income, first generation students
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
The work-based learning self assessment tool
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Advancing by degrees: A framework for increasing college completion
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Higher education budgets and the global recession
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
2009 What works for Latinos in higher education
Achieving the Dream Equity Resource Center
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Community colleges as gateway and gatekeeper: Moving beyond the access "saga" to outcome equity
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
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
The hidden costs of community colleges
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
Underserved students who earn credit through prior learning assessment have higher degree completion rates and shorter time-to-degree
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
Five ways ed pays (Spanish language version)
FIve ways ed pays: Five powerful ways a college degree can transform your life and your lifestyle
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Beyond the master plan: The case for restructuring baccalaureate education in California
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Prison vs. Princeton
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Black male student success in higher education: A report from the national black male college achievement study
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
Men of color: Ensuring the academic success of Latinos in higher education
Middle-class societies invest more in public education: A stronger middle class is associated with higher levels of spending on education
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Pursuing the American Dream: Economic mobility across generations
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
Does America promote mobility as well as other nations?
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Solutions for America: Recommendations for the President and Congress from: Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
Adult college completion toolkit
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
"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
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
An examination of the information technology job market
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Cracking the credit hour
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Innovations in labor market information and their application
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for Hispanic students
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for African-American students
Sending veterans to school: Fast facts on the post-9/11 GI Bill
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
The importance of being in school: A report on absenteeism in the nation's public schools
Downward mobility from the middle class: Waking up from the American Dream
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
5 Education factors in focus
California's economic payoff: Investing in college access and completion
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Healthcare
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
From capacity to success: HSIs and Latino student success through Title V
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
National and regional workforce solutions: New industry-higher education projects for the NextGen U.S. workforce
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Characteristics of GED recipients in high school: 2002-06
STEM: State reports and state level analysis
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Unbundling youth, family, and community involvement in college access: On the ground in Austin, Texas
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
On the road to success
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
Hard choices ahead: Performance and policy in Texas higher education
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
The best of two worlds: Lessons from a community college-community organization collaboration to increase student success
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways, and progress
Ten facts about the recovery
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
Gender inequalities in education
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
Debt to degree: A new way of measuring college success
Unlocking doors and expanding opportunity: Moving beyond the limiting reality of college and career readiness in California high schools
Future skill shortages in the U.S. economy?
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Latino college completion: California
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
Women Employed
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
The relevance of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the college completion agenda
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Insuring college failure risk
Best practices in statewide articulation and transfer systems
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Time to Completion Web Site
Between two worlds: How young Latinos come of age in America
Moving success from the shadows: Data systems that link education and workforce outcomes
A new paradigm for economic development: How higher education insitutions are working to revitalize their regional and state economies
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
Paving the way through paid internships: A proposal to expand educational and economic opportunities for low-income college students
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
A paradox of education progress
The Condition of Education 2010
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate in the nations largest metropolitan areas
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Academic outcomes of high risk students
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
A matter of degrees: Tomorrow's fastest growing jobs, and why community college graduates will get them
ACE Online Information Center
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
The academics athletics trade-off: Universities and intercollegiate athletics
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
National studies find TRIO programs effective at increasing college enrollment and graduation
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
Commission to Build a Healthier America
Expanding options: State financing of education pathways for struggling students and out-of-school youth (Indiana report)
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
Unions as partners: Expanding the role of organized labor in workforce development
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promise of for-profit colleges and universities
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Rewarding progress, reducing debt: Early results from Ohio's performance-based scholarship demonstration for low-income parents
Dual enrollment: A strategy for educational advancement of all students
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Unexpected pathways: Transfer patterns of California community college students
A gathering force: A survey of two cohorts of Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholars
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
ABE career connections: A manual for integrating Adult Basic Education into Career Pathways
Community college students: Goals, academic preparation, and outcomes
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Ensuring youth transitioning from foster care are connected by 25: Lessons learned from the foster care work group
Annie E. Casey Foundation 2010 Kids Count Data Book
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
The Network on Transitions to Adulthood
The rising price of inequality: How inadequate grant aid limits college access and persistence
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Ensuring America's future: Federal policy and Latino college completion
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
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Community college student survey
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Breaking new ground: Building a national workforce skills credentialing system
Turning the tide: Five years of Achieving the Dream in community colleges
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Reality check: Hispanic-serving institutions on the Texas border strategzing financial aid
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Steps taken on the path forward
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Latino college completion: State series
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Latino college completion: Florida
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Equality and education, A Century Foundation project
College learning for the new global century
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Correctional education facts
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
First generation college students: A literature review
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
1992-93 Bachelor's degree recipients and their opinions about education in 2003
Early exit: Understanding adult attrition in accelerated and traditional postsecondary programs
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
The adult learning gap: Why states need to change their policies toward adult learners
Work first, study second: Adult undergraduates who combine employment and postsecondary enrollment
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
NCHEMS information center
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Swimming against the tide: The poor in American higher education
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
Closing the expectations gap: 2006
Whatever it takes: How twelve communities are reconnecting out-of-school youth
Gender gap grows
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
Low educational attainments continue to penalise people in many OECD countries
OECD Programme for international student assessment
Earnings by attainment
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Indiana's occupational employment outlook to 2012
No county left behind: The persistence of educational deprivation in Indiana
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
Educational opportunity for all?
Is college right for your child?: How to weigh the pros and cons
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Measuring up internationally: Developing skills and knowledge for the global economy
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Adult education participation in 2004-05
The language of opportunity: Expanding employment prospects for adults with limited English skills
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
Building a strong community college system for the state of Indiana: A best practices study
Bridge program planning guide
States that raise their high school graduation rates could generate millions more in higher wages
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Opening the door to the American Dream: Increasing higher education access and success for immigrants
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Engaging students, challenging the odds
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Enrollment status and outcomes
Education and economic mobility
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
The landscape of noncredit workforce education: State policies and community college practices
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Partnerships for public purposes: Engaging higher education in societal challenges of the 21st Century
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
Accelerated developmental education project
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Postsecondary Access and Success
Access to success initiative
Career pathways: A strategy for transforming America's workforce education systems to support economic growth
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Education as an engine for regional economic and workforce development
Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG.org)
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
School Redesign Network
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
The economic benefits of academic and career preparation
Community colleges under stress
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
The future workforce of Indiana
Creating postsecondary pathways to good jobs for young high school dropouts: The possibilities and the challenges
Condition of education 2008
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
Calumet College of St. Joseph: Adult Undergraduate Accelerated Programs
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
McNair scholar handbook
Indiana University: Adult Student Resources
Indiana University Kokomo: Project Complete
Passing the torch: Strategies for innovation in community college ESL
The ESL logjam: Waiting times for adult ESL classes and the impact on English language learners
National Center on Education and the Economy
Voice of adult learners united to educate (VALUE)