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Author(s):Hudson, L., Bhand ari, R., Peter, K., and Bills, D
Title:Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Source:http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2005/2005048.pdf
Date:2005
Organization:National Center for Education Statistics
Short Description:This report examines how adults in the labor force use formal education and training to acquire and maintain their workforce skills.
Annotation:This report examines how adults in the labor force use formal education and training to acquire and maintain their workforce skills. The report is based on data from the Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Survey of the 2001 National Household Education Surveys Program (AELL–NHES:2001) conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
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The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
What are we doing to middle school English learners? Findings and recommendations for change from a study of California EL programs
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
The workplace realities
College for all?
What does research say about 21st century skills?
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Increasing college success: A roadmap for governors
Special report on the transfer admission process: National Association for College Admission Counseling
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Rising to the challenge: Hispanic college graduation rates as a national priority
State R&D and k-12 STEM Education Report Cards
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
The college completion agenda: 2010 progress report
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Understanding the K-12 common core state standards in mathematics
National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Snapshot Reports
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Pathways to success: Integrating learning with life and work to increase national college completion
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
Why access matters: The community college student body
Documenting uncertain times: Post-graduate transitions of the Academically Adrift cohort
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
The other pipeline: From prison to diploma: Community colleges and correctional education programs
Hiring and higher education: Business executives talk about the costs and benefits of college
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
Digest of Education Statistics 2011
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
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries:
Most Americans see college as essential to getting a good job
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Snapshot report: Mobility
NSSE Annual results 2011: Fostering student engagement campuswide
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Transforming education in America
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Family literacy: A valuable gateway to postsecondary education
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Percentage of states with alignment between K-12 and higher education standards
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
Ten facts about the recovery
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
Lumina Foundation Focus: Un nuevo dia: As Latino population grows, so must college attainment
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Steps taken on the path forward
Aligning education and workforce goals to foster economic development
Understanding the working college student
ABE career connections: A manual for integrating Adult Basic Education into Career Pathways
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
Academic competitiveness and national SMART grant programs: First-year lessons learned
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Dual enrollment: A strategy for educational advancement of all students
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
The heart of student success: Teaching, learning, and college completion
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
Closing the gap between high school and college
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Roadmap for ensuring America's future
The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Everybody ready for college
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Career and technical education: Five ways that pay along the way to the B.A.
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Challenge the status quo: Academic success among school-age African-American males
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Employment by summary education and training assignment, 2010 and projected 2020
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
The future of the US workforce: A survey of hiring practices across industries
Promoting work-based learning: Efforts in Connecticut and Kentucky
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
Regardless of the cost, college still matters
"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
Innovations in labor market information and their application
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Can scholarships alone help students succeed? Lessons from two New York City community colleges
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
National and regional workforce solutions: New industry-higher education projects for the NextGen U.S. workforce
How do recent college grads really stack up? Employment and earnings for graduates of the Great Recession
Adult college completion toolkit
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
Education for life and work: Developing transferable knowledge and skills in the 21st century
Pursuing the American Dream: Economic mobility across generations
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
What Works Clearinghouse review of the report "The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring"
Using assessment results: Promising practices of institutions that do it well
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
Common measures for college access and success
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
Cracking the credit hour
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
The degree qualifications profile
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Tracking students to 200 percent of normal time: Effect on institutional graduation rates
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
Developmental education in community colleges
A first look at the common core and college and career readiness
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Rewarding progress, reducing debt: Early results from Ohio's performance-based scholarship demonstration for low-income parents
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Course-taking patterns, policies, and practices in developmental education in the California community colleges
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 edition
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
On track to complete? A taxonomy of beginning community college students and their outcomes 3 years after enrolling: 2003-04 through 2006
Postsecondary expectations and plans for the high school senior class of 2003-04
Web tables - profile of undergraduate students: trends from selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Shut out of the military: Today's high school education doesn't mean you're ready for today's army
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
Who wins? Who pays? The economic returns and costs of a Bachelor's degree
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Six year attainment, persistence, transfer, retention, and withdrawal rates of students who began postsecondary education in 2003-04
2010 MetLife survey of the American teacher
The condition of college and career readiness 2011
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Full Report)
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Short Version)
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
Promoting postsecondary educational success for adults and families-A practical partnership guide
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
The high school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at Fall 2009 ninth graders
Boosting college completion for a new economy
One degree of separation: How young Americans who don't finish college see their chances for success
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
Snapshot report: Concurrent enrollment
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
Hard times: College majors, unemployment and earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
From information to action: Revamping higher education accountability systems
Underserved students who earn credit through prior learning assessment have higher degree completion rates and shorter time-to-degree
Up to the challenge: The role of career and technical education in college and career readiness
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
The truth behind higher education disclosure laws
The hidden costs of community colleges
Innovation at scale: How Virginia community colleges are collaborating to improve developmental education and increase student success
The nation's report card: Science 2011
The American middle class, income inequality, and the strength of our economy: New evidence in economics
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Graduate enrollment in science and engineering grew substantially in the past decade but slowed in 2010
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
An undeveloped national resource: The unrealized potential of the nation's career/technical centers
Young, underemployed, and optimistic: Coming of age, slowly, in a tough economy
Valuable learning or "spinning their wheels"?: Understanding excess credits earned by community college associate degree completers
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
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
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education
Unrealized promises: Unequal access, affordability, and excellence at community colleges in Southern California
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
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
Understanding the K-12 common core standards in English language arts and literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Ensuring America's future: Federal policy and Latino college completion
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Maximizing the potential of older adults: Benefits to state economies and individual well-being
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Employer guide to adult education for work: Transforming adult eduction to build a skilled workforce
NAEP Mathematics 2009 state snapshot reports
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)
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Success at every step: How 23 programs support youth on the path to college and beyond
Steps to success: Analyzing milestone achievement to improve community college student outcomes
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
The changing pathways of Hispanic youth into adulthood
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
Helping students navigate the path to college: What high schools can do
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
Expanding access and opportunity: The impact of the Gates Millennium Scholars program (2010 Update)
College InSight
College- and career-ready (video presentation): Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses.
Moving success from the shadows: Data systems that link education and workforce outcomes
College readiness brief: Academic rigor: At the heart of college access and success
10 Ideas to ensure college readiness in the No Child Left Behind and Higher Education Acts
2009 What works for Latinos in higher education
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Growing What Works Database
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Report on the meta-analysis of post-secondary institutional graduate surveys
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
The Working Poor Families Project
Flexible learning options for adult students
Accelerating Latino success at Texas border institutions: Possibilities and challenges
Creating postsecondary pathways to good jobs for young high school dropouts: The possibilities and the challenges
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
Education watch 2009
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
From high school to the future: The pathway to 20
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Moving beyond AYP: High school performance indicators
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
A developmental perspective on workplace readiness: Preparing high school students for success
Moving beyond access: College success for low-income, first generation students
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
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
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Indiana R&D 2008: Meeting the global challenge for innovation
Science and engineering indicators 2008: State data tool
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
Trends among high school seniors 1972-2004
Institute for a Competitive Workforce
Diverse issues in higher education
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
The minds of boys
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Generation Y: They've arrived at work with a new attitude
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Project Complete
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
K-12 R&D and STEM Education Report Cards
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE)
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
Back to basics: Improving college readiness of community college students
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
Measuring and improving the effectiveness of high school teachers
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
Out of many, one: Toward rigorous common core standards from the ground up
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
Transitional jobs for ex-prisoners: Early impacts from a random assignment evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Prisoner Reentry Program
Projections of education statistics to 2016
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
Encouraging girls in math and science
Missouri guidance and placement lessons: Applying employment readiness skills and the skills for on-the-job success
Economic mobility of black and white families
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
The landscape of noncredit workforce education: State policies and community college practices
Programme for international assessment (PISA): 2006 Results
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
2007 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Benchmarking to international standards while protecting the public's traditional commitment to a comprehensive education
Camino de la universidad: The road to college
National Council of La Raza
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Committing to student engagement: Reflections on CCSSE's first five years: 2007 findings
Families forgotten: Administration’s priorities put child care low on list
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Building a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) agenda
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
American Indian and Alaska Native students in U.S. high schools
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
The status of working families in Indiana: 2006 update
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
College readiness crisis spurs call for change by ACT in nation's core high school curriculum
ACT high school profile report: National
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
Is college right for your child?: How to weigh the pros and cons
Exploring careers
Developing the STEM education pipeline
Statewide administration of the ACT: A key component in improving student preparation for college and work
Course credit accrual and dropping out of high school
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
For better science, just add color
Where are the Black scientists?
Women on the rise
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
Educational opportunity for all?
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Opening Doors project publications
Forging new partnerships: Adult and developmental education in community colleges
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Women, minorities, and persons with disabilties in science and engineering
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Alabama education quick facts 2007
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG.org)
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Virtual schools and 21st century skills
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
OECD Programme for international student assessment
The changing world of work for men (and women)
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
The future at work: Trends and implications
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
Just for the kids
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
Recent STEM initiatives
NCAA Federal Graduation Rates Data Archive
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Who's left behind? Immigrant children in high and low LEP schools
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
The language of opportunity: Expanding employment prospects for adults with limited English skills
Highlights from the 2003 international adult literacy and lifeskills survey
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Collegiate learning assessement project
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Engaged learning: Fostering success for all students
The community college as a nexus for workforce transitions: A critical essay
What works for Latino students
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Examining college remediation trends in Indiana
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
It's my life: Employment
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
The looming workforce crisis: Preparing American workers for 21st century competition
Educational needs index
Independent undergraduates: 1999-2000
The size and characteristics of the unauthorized migrant population in the U.S.
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
What effect does a career intervention have on at-risk middle school students' career maturity levels, self-esteem, and academic achievement
The effects of students' middle-school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor's degree: How can school counselors make a difference
The postsecondary education experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
How do pre-collegiate outreach programs impact college-going among underrepresented students
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
Work first, study second: Adult undergraduates who combine employment and postsecondary enrollment
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
Indiana baccalaureate graduation data
Data sources for improving college access and success
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
Outcomes of learning: Results from the 2000 program for international student assessment of 15 year-olds in reading, mathematics, and science literacy
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Where the boys aren't: The drift away from academic achievement is a trend
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
Trends in educational equity of girls and women: 2004
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
High school academic preparation and postsecondary progress
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
A summary of career beginnings impact evaluation: Findings from a program for disadvantaged high school students
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities