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Author(s):Verdugo, R.
Title:A report on the status of Hispanics in education: Overcoming a history of neglect
Source:http://www.nea.org/mco/images/hispaniced.pdf
Date:2006
Organization:National Education Association (NEA)
Short Description:This report explores history, demographics, and key education issues for Hispanics, including innovative classroom strategies that research demostrates are effective with Hispanic students, professional development for educators, early childhood and postsecondary education, and immigration/migrant education/English Language Learner politics.
Annotation:This report explores history, demographics, and key education issues for Hispanics, including innovative classroom strategies that research demostrates are effective with Hispanic students, professional development for educators, early childhood and postsecondary education, and immigration/migrant education/English Language Learner politics. Chapter four outlines specific recommendations for school personnel, classroom teachers, parents, policymakers, Hispanic organizations, community members, and researchers.
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Associated Keywords:
Achievement Gap
Demographics
Documents
Early Childhood Education/School Readiness
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
English Language Learners/LEP/ESL
Latino/Hispanic
Low-Income Students
Minority/Race/Ethnicity
Non-traditional Students
Parent/Family Involvement and Community Engagement
Policy
Preparation/College Readiness
Teaching/Teacher Quality
Undocumented Immigrant/Immigrant/Migrant Students

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College InSight
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Federal policy guidance issued on the rights of undocumented school children
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
The false promise of class-size reduction
Latino college completion: Texas
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
The educational experience of young men of color (website)
National Coalition for College Completion
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Everybody ready for college
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Engaging adjunct and full-time faculty in student success innovation
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 2: Slow and uneven progress in narrowing gaps
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for African-American students
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
Net migration from Mexico falls to zero-and perhaps less?
Preparing all teachers to meet the needs of English Language Learners: Applying research to policy and practice for teacher effectiveness
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Improving the odds for failing schools
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
Transforming education in America
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
The toll of the great recession: Childhood poverty among Hispanics sets record, leads nation
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
The hidden costs of community colleges
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Americans want more coverage of teacher performance and student achievement
Parents' guide to student success
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Improving community college success
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
Power play: Teacher characteristics and class assignments
The College Match Program
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
Integrating suburban schools: How to benefit from growing diversity and avoid segregation
Common core state standards: Progress and challenges in school districts' implementation
Welfare reform and intergenerational mobility
Schools without diversity: Education management organizations, charter schools, and the demographic stratification of the American school system
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
What educators should learn from ER
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
The nation's report card: Reading 2009
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
Education pays 2010
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
Investing in education and equity: Our nation's best future
The condition of education in brief: 2005
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Global Policy Fellows Program: Lessons learned
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
What states can do to improve teacher effectiveness
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
Growing What Works Database
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Early Head Start and teen parent families: Partnerships for success
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
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
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
Accelerated developmental education project
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Economic mobility project
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Hispanic attitudes toward learning English
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Knocking at the college door: California state report
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
College credit in high school: Access and success for low-income and minority students
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Measuring up 2008
Tuition equity legislation: Investing in Colorado high school graduates through equal opportunity to postsecondary education
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
First-year programs: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Gaining support from campus leaders: A project brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Why Boys Fail (whyboysfail.com)
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: Recommendations for addressing the needs of English Language Learners
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
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
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
Examining gaps in mathematics achievement among racial-ethnic groups, 1972-1992
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
Science and mathematics education indicators
Modeling Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs): Campus practices that work for Latino students
New England Journal of Higher Education
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Achievement gaps and correlates of early mathematics achievement: Evidence from the ECLS K-first grade sample
Closing the racial achievement gap: The role of reforming instructional practices
New faces, old patterns: Segregation in the multiracial south
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
How outreach programs are implemented affects student achievement
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
Spanish services training guide
The High Schools Hispanics Attend: Size and Other Key Characteristics
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Higher education, higher cost and higher debt: Paying for college in the future
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
Kids Count state-level data online
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Bridges to Success
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2006 status report
School context, student attitudes and behavior, and student achievement: An exploratory analysis
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
The power to change: High schools that help all students achieve
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Involving families in high school and college expectations
Preparate para la universidad: A college planning guide in Spanish for students in grades 9 through 12
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
El Puente Project
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Mentoring high-school Latino students: Realism versus false hope
African American achievement in America
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
They can't go home again: Undocumented aliens and access to U.S. higher education
All students reaching the top: Strategies for closing academic achievement gaps
College readiness begins in middle school
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
Challenging the myths: Rethinking the role of school counselors
Assimilation tomorrow: How America's immigrants will integrate by 2030
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
The roll of Pell grants in access, persistence and completion
A public education primer: Basic (and sometimes surprising) facts about the U.S. education system
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Repository of resources for undocumented students
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
Using No Child Left Behind waivers to improve english language learner education
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
The college completion agenda may sacrifice college access for low-income, minority and other at-risk students
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
Atlanta civic site: Climbing the ladder of civic proficiency
Accelerating college knowledge: Examining the feasibility of a targeted early commitment Pell Grant program
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Adult college completion toolkit
Business resources for a college- and career-ready America
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
The role of language and literacy in college- and career-ready standards: Rethinking policy and practice in support of English language learners
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
Thinking college early
ACT policy report: Schools involving parents in early postsecondary planning
Latino students and the educational pipeline: From middle school to the workforce
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
Fifty years after Brown v. Board of Education: A two-tiered education system
Latino youth and the pathway to college
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
Student readiness for college: Connecting state policies
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Characteristics of minority students who excel on the SAT and in the classroom
Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Leaving boys behind: Public high school graduation rates
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
Focus on families: How to build and support family-centered practices after school
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
Center for Student Opportunity
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
The connection collection: School-family-community connections database
The advanced placement expansion of the '90's: How did traditionally underserved students fare
The talent development high school model: Context, components, and initial impacts on ninth-grade students' engagement and performance
Best evidence encyclopedia: Center for data-driven reform in education
Raising minority academic achievement: A compendium of education programs and practices
Racial transformation and the changing nature of segregation
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Can separate be equal? The overlooked flaw at the center of No Child Left Behind
Orange juice or orange drink? Ensuring that "advanced courses" live up to their labels
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Recent STEM initiatives
Leading by example
Teaching and learning across the class divide
Latinos in secondary education
Engaged for success: Service-learning as a tool for high school dropout prevention
Gap or gaps? Challenging the singular definition of the achievement gap
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
National Center for Family Literacy
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
Boys and schools: Improving the health, education, and well-being of boys
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
Best practices in recruiting and retaining minority graduate students
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc. Careers for the Future Scholarship 2009-2010
"Careers for the future" education program
Strategic designs: Lessons from leading edge small urban high schools
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Black Alliance for Educational Options
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Minorities in higher education twenty-second annual status report: 2007 supplement
School Redesign Network
The Breakthrough High School project
Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Funding Gaps 2006
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Washington Data and Reports
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Breaking through: Factsheet
Economic mobility of black and white families
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Teacher quality in a changing policy landscape: Improvements in the teacher pool
The national articulation and transfer network
Creating a college-going culture guide
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
The value of value-added data
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
Charting a necessary path: The baseline report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success initiative
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
Top gap closers: Some public four-year colleges and universities have made good progress in closing graduation rate gaps
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
Institutional transfer and the management of risk in higher education
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
Educational Policy Improvement Center
The productivity argument for investing in young children
The schools teachers leave: Workforce mobility in Chicago public schools
Teacher turnover, tenure policies, and the distribution of teacher quality: Can high-poverty schools catch a break?
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Prevention of disproportionate special education representation using response to education (RTI)
Working learners: Educating our entire workforce for success in the 21st century
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
SREB Factbook on higher education
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
Teaching for a New World: Preparing High School Educators to Deliver College- and Career-Ready Instruction
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
High school mentors in brief: Findings from the Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring impact study
Raising the roof: Explore California public school data
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Effectiveness, not seniority: Keeping the best teachers in high-need schools
Center on Education and the Workforce
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
A guide for African-American parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
Latino college completion: State series
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
America's Promise Alliance dropout prevention summits
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 3: Student achievement at 8th grade
Working systematically in action: Engaging family and community: A guide for facilitators
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Developmental education in community colleges
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
View from the field: How to launch district virtual learning
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
Teacher voices: Teachers talk about some of the big problems they face in the classroom and how these impede student learning
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
What is "career ready"?
Not the ceiling, but the floor: Innovative Harlem early childhood education effort complicated by varying government regulations
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
It can be done, it's being done, and here's how
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations
8th Annual AP report to the nation
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Challenges community colleges face to reach the unemployed
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
School counselors literature and landscape review: The state of school counseling in America
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Summer snapshot: Exploring the impact of higher achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on summer learning
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Closing the gap between high school and college
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
Untapped potential: Fulfilling the promise of Big Brother Big Sisters and the bigs and littles they represent
An extreme degree of difficulty: The educational demographics of urban neighborhood high schools
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
A first look at the common core and college and career readiness
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
False impression: How a widely stated study vastly overstates the benefits of charter schools
Reauthorizing ESEA: Considerations for dropout prevention and recovery
Assessing developmental assessment in community colleges
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promsie of for-profit colleges and universities
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Five ways ed pays (Spanish language version)
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
The role of mentoring in college access and success
Teachers are the center of education: Mentoring, teaching and improving student learning
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Maximizing the promise of community schools: Streamlining wraparound services for ESEA
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
The condition of education 2011
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Missed opportunity: How New York can do a better job of reconnecting youth on public assistance to education and jobs
Achievement gaps: How Hispanic and white students in public schools perform in mathematics and reading perform on the national assessment of educational progress
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
Teacher evaluation: New approaches for a new decade
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Comparing achievement between K-8 and middle schools: A large empirical study
The breaking through practice guide
Education Trust-West
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Career and college planning needs of ninth graders: As reported by ninth graders
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
Toward reduced poverty across generations: Early findings from New York City's conditional cash transfer program
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
Summer reading, summer not: How project READS (Reading Enhances Achievement During Summer) can advance equity
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
The Harlem Children's Zone, Promise Neighborhoods, and the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education
The linked learning approach: Building the capacity of teachers to prepare students for college and careers
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
Back on track to college: A Texas school district leverages state policy to put dropouts back on the path to success
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Gaining ground: High schools closing the achievement gap
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
The return on the federal investment in for-profit education: Debt without a diploma
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
Graduating America: Meeting the challenge of low-graduation rate high schools
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Center on Reinventing Public Education
Child trends: Education
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
Rethinking developmental education in community colleges
Making high school students into "college material"
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Creating a college-going culture for English-language learners
Parent and caregiver activities to create a college-going culture
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
BC AVID: Early Implementation Report -- Executive Summary
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
Choice without equity: Charter school segregation and the need for civil rights standards
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
A penny saved is mobility earned: Advancing economic mobility through savings
10 Ideas to ensure college readiness in the No Child Left Behind and Higher Education Acts
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Executive summary
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Georgia Graduation Coach Initiative
Growing pains: Scaling up the nation's best charter schools
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
A new majority: Low income students in the South's public schools
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
From aspirations to action: The role of middle school parents in making the dream of college a reality
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Getting students to meet challenging academic and career goals: Involving school mentors, parents, and community leaders
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER)
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Enrollment status and outcomes
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Using student engagement to improve adolescent literacy
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - Spanish Version
Pathways to excellence
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
African American students and U.S. high schools
Latino students and U.S. high schools
Rescuing Brown v. Board of Education: Profiles of twelve school districts pursuing socioeconomic school integration
A resource guide for adolescent literacy
Alabama education quick facts 2007
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Establishing an effective guidance and advisement system
Examining American Indian perspectives in the Central Region on parent's involvement in education
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Urban school counseling: Implications for practice and training
Facts for education advocates
Schools, skills, and synapses
Promising instructional reforms in developmental education: A case study of three Achieving the Dream colleges
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
Core problems: Out-of-field teaching persists in key academic courses and high-poverty schools
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Poverty and potential: Out-of-school factors and school success
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
What every college access practitioner should know: About the needs of latino students and their families
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
HomeworkSpot
All Kinds of Minds
Closing the achievement gap: School, community, family connections
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
Lessons learned: New teachers talk about their jobs, challenges, and long-range plans
I-STEM Resource Network
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Research brief: Practices that support data use in urban high schools
Latinos in elementary education
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Middle school practices improve student achievement in high poverty schools
Closing the achievement gap: An overview
National Indian education study part I: The performance of American Indian and Alaska Native fourth- and eighth-grade students on NAEP 2005 reading and mathematics assessments
American Indian and Alaska Native children: Findings from the base year of the early childhood longitudinal study, birth cohort
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
Immigration debate resources
Buried treasure: Developing a management guide from mountains of school data
Quality counts 2007: From cradle to career: Connecting education from birth through adulthood (Indiana state report)
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
Literacy behind bars: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy prison survey
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Education and incarceration
The segregation of American teachers
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Enhancing high school reform: Lessons from site visits to four cities
An exploration of what we know about the formation and impact of perceptions of college prices, student aid, and the affordability of college-going and a prospectus for future research
Immigrant students and secondary school reform: Compendium of best practices
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
Report on key practices and policies of consistently higher performing high schools
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
The role of the guidance profession in a shifting education system
Public education and Black male students: The 2006 state report card
American student achievement institute
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
High-stakes testing in PreK-12 education
Primary progress, secondary challenge
The challenge of scaling up educational reform: Findings and lesson from First Things First
Educational needs index
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
Parental and family involvement literature review and bibliography: Exploratory report
Paying for persistence: Early results of a Louisiana scholarship program for low-income parents attending community college
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
Beating the odds: A city-by-city analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments
CPS: A leader in AP growth
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
Bridge Partnership
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
Vital voices: Building constituencies for public school reform
Adolescence: Are parents relevant to students' high school achievement and postsecondary attainment
The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Cal-SOAP
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Reforms that could help narrow the achievement gap
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
The economic benefits of the Dream Act and the Student Adjustment Act
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
The funding gap 2004: Many states still shortchange low-income and minority students
Achievement in America
From risk to opportunity: Fulfilling the educational needs of Hispanic Americans in the twenty-first century
Lumina Foundation for Education
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
Education Trust, Inc
Rural education at a glance
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Access to community college for undocumented immigrants: A guide for state policy makers
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Innovation at scale: How Virginia community colleges are collaborating to improve developmental education and increase student success
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
Hearing on non-traditional students
Mobility makers
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Hispanic poverty rate highest in new supplemental census measure
Documenting uncertain times: Post-graduate transitions of the Academically Adrift cohort
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
Driving K-12 reform through a college-access and success agenda
Effective practices for developing the literacy skills of english language learners in the english language arts classroom
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
California District Report Cards
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
ERIN Project: Education Resource Information Navigator
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
"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
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
The adult learning gap: Why states need to change their policies toward adult learners
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Ready for tomorrow: Helping all students achieve secondary and postsecondary success
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Encouraging news for college bound foster youth
College success programs
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
Creating seamless educational transitions for urban African American and Hispanic students
How do educators’ cultural belief systems affect underserved students’ pursuit of postsecondary education
Educational attainment of people 18 years and over, by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin, for the 25 largest states: March 2000
The early college high school: The initiative at a glance
Closing the gap: High achievement for students of color
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Rising to the challenge: Are high school graduates prepared for college and work
Immigration and higher education: Institutional responses to changing demographics
Where the boys aren't: The drift away from academic achievement is a trend
Undocumented immigrant students and access to higher education: An overview of federal and state policy
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
Expanding access and opportunity: The impact of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Helping children move from bad schools to good ones
Act, Inc: College planning resources in Spanish
Impact of student aid program design, operations, and marketing on the formation of family college-going plans and resulting college-going behaviors of potential students
Supporting parent, family, and community involvement in your school
College knowledge: Addressing information barriers to college
Measuring up 2006
Achieving the dream: Community colleges count
The Progress of education reform: Hispanic achievement
Smart boys, bad grades
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
Education watch online
Building a strong community partnership
Building strong families 2004
Our impoverished view of education reform
Does diversity make a difference? Three research studies on diversity in college classrooms
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Reality check 2006: Are parents and students ready for more math and science
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
U.S. immigration: Trends and implications for schools
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Raising and educating healthy boys: A report on the growing crisis in boys' education
Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Foundation for excellent schools
SMASH Academy
Minority student achievement network
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
The effects of students' middle-school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor's degree: How can school counselors make a difference
How well are states educating our neediest children?: The Fordham report 2006
Reflections on college access and persistence
Schools to watch
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
Office of Indian education programs
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Indian students and college preparation
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
College access: From the inside out
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Breaking barriers: A case study of two high performing high schools
The unraveling of No Child Left Behind: How negotiated changes unravel the law
Catching the Dream
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Jonathan Kozol interview transcript: Source material for "Segregation and its Calamitous Effects, America's "Apartheid" Schools"
Building the foundation for bright futures: A governors guide to school readiness
Closing the achievement gap series part 1: Is Indiana ready for state-sponsored prekindergarten programs?
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Teacher attrition: A costly loss to the nation and to the states
A new way on school integration
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
Preparing for college
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
Mathematics and science achievement and course-taking for college-bound high school students
Average ACT® score for the high school class of 2006 is the highest since 1991
Hispanic students’ ACT scores hold steady as number of those testing increases at record pace
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
How to apply for a scholarship: The money is there, but you have to ask for it
Relationships between students' high school and middle school experiences and later completion of a Bachelor's degree
Course credit accrual and dropping out of high school
Rigor plus support: How science teachers use literacy techniques to get students ready for college
Accelerated learning for all
Brown at 50: King's dream or Plessy's nightmare
The progress of education reform 2007: Same-sex schooling
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Participation trends and patterns in adult education: 1991 to 1999
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Names, expectations and the Black-White test score gap
Latinos in early childhood education
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
The impact of postsecondary remediation using a regression discontinuity approach: Addressing endogenous sorting and noncompliance
Connecting schools, families, and communities: Stories and results from the Annie E. Casey Foundation's education investments
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
Parent expectations and planning for college: Statistical analysis report
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Race to the top: Promising approaches to establishing meaningful data systems fostering continuous improvement
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Counting on graduation: An agenda for state leadership
Advocacy as a critical role for urban school counselors: Working toward equity and social justice
Flexible learning options for adult students
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
College access and success state data
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
One-in-five and growing fast: A profile of Hispanic public school students
State future workforce gap summaries
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
What happens to high school dropouts who reenroll?
Achieving college access goals: The relevance of new media in reaching first-generation and low-income teens
Postsecondary Access and Success
State of college readiness for Latino students
Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
High school teaching for the twenty-first century: Preparing students for college
Retooling career and technical education
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
New kids on the block: Results from the Moving to Opportunity experiment
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Addressing the needs of adult learners
Indiana State Profile
National Parent School Partnership Program
Telenovelas Educativas
Education a Tu Alcance (Spanish Version)
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Financing asset building and financial education programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Earnings by attainment
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
YMCA
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Preserving integration options for Latino children: A manual for educators, civil rights leaders, and the community
Overlooked gems: A national perspective on low-income promising learners
U.S. population projections: 2005-2050
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
Quality counts 2008
Dead ends: The need for more pathways to graduation for overage, under-credited students in New York City
Starfish Initiative
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
Racial disparities and the new federalism
Latino students and disproportionality in special education
Community colleges and rural America: Progress and prospects
Staff employment distribution
Raising achievement and graduation rates by supporting teachers in developing quality classroom instruction
Center for native education
The role of interim assessments in a comprehensive assessment system: A policy brief
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Making pre-kindergarten work for low-income working families
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Families forgotten: Administration’s priorities put child care low on list
Child care and development block grant participation in 2005
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Parental involvement in middle school: A meta-analytic assessment of the strategies that promote achievement
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Overcoming doubts about online learning
Keeping middle grades students on the path to success in high school: Increasing engagement and achievement in SREB states
Multiple pathways to STEM: Examining state differences in community college attendance among Latino STEM bachelor's degree holders
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Calculating cost-return for investments in students success
The past, present, and future of comprehensive school reform
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Winter 2010
Equitable resources in low income schools: Teacher equity and the Federal Title 1 comparability requirement
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Standards and assessments guide
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: P-20 longitudinal data systems
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Teacher effectiveness
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Expanded time, enriching experiences: Expanded learning time schools and community organization partnerships
Using data to increase student success: A focus on diagnosis: Principles and practices of student success
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: An implementation guide for school district administrators
Immigrant parents' investments in their children's post-secondary education
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
Investing in their future: A survey of student and parental support for learning
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
NAEP Mathematics 2009 state snapshot reports
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How federal policymakers can address barriers to high school graduation
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
Is your local high school making the grade? 10 Elements of a successful high school
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Meaningful measurement: The role of assessments in improving high school education in the twenty-first century
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Summer Search
Unexpected pathways: Transfer patterns of California community college students
Community college students: Goals, academic preparation, and outcomes
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Which achievement gap?
Children of immigrants: 2008 state trends update
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
Underperforming schools and the education of vulnerable children
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
Building capacity to promote college- and career-readiness for secondary-level English language learners: Policy brief featuring Austin, Texas
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Understanding the K-12 common core standards in English language arts and literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects
The evaluation of charter school impacts: Final report
The National Indian Education Study
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Afterzones: Creating a citywide system to support and sustain high-quality after-school programs
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Pew Hispanic Center Country of Origin Profiles
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Lumina Foundation Lessons: When networks build a platform, students step up
Close the hidden funding gaps in our schools
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
The role of parents in dropout prevention: Strategies that promote graduation and school achievement
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
State policies to improve the effectiveness of school principals
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Successful school-community partnerships: Using lessons learned from practice and research to expand learning
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
La Plaza
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Spotlight on the common core state standards: What do parents need to know?
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
Aligning education and workforce goals to foster economic development
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2009 NAEP High School Transcript Study
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
Advancing teacher and prinicpal effectiveness: Four recommendations for reforming the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Transforming high schools: Performance systems for powerful teaching
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
Ready by 21 case study: Austin, TX
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Not prepared for class: High poverty schools continue to have fewer in-field teachers
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Value added of teachers in high-poverty schools and lower-poverty schools
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Ramp-up to Readiness
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
A problem still in search of a solution: A state policy roadmap for improving early education
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
Working credentials: Sub-baccalaureate degrees and certificates are paying off for students and their employers
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
America's children in brief: Key national indicators of well-being, 2012
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
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
From soldier to student II: Assessing campus programs for veterans and service members
SREB State progress reports 2012
Supporting our youngest children: Early Head Start programs in 2010
Off the clock: What more time can (and can't) do for school turnarounds
The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: Findings from four longitudinal studies
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
State policy profiles for completion by design
Achieving results through community school partnerships: How districts and community leaders are building effective, sustainable relationships
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Chartering equity: Using charter school legislation and policy to advance equal educational opportunity
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
On the road to success
Why access matters: The community college student body
Assets & opportunity scorecard
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Parents want to know
Strong support, low awareness: Public perception of the common core state standards
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Children of immigrants: The changing face of metropolitan America
Making the case: Engaging education partners in addressing the education needs of children in foster care
A parent's guide to Response to Intervention (RTI)
Whose schools? Our schools! Get involved: An action guide for parent participation in education
Expanded learning opportunities: A more comprehensive approach to preparing high school students for college and a career
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Children of immigrants economic well-being
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
A model for success: CART's linked learning program increases college enrollment
The social life of college information: Relationships and experiences as tools for enhancing college decision making
Community college student survey
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
How to support college-bound undocumented students: Advice for parents
The US STEM education model (simulation)
Quick stats fact sheet: High schools in the United States
Community college and high school partnerships
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Ready by 21 case study: Georgetown Divide
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Learning communities for students in developmental math: Impact studies at Queensborough and Houston community colleges
Financing community schools: Leveraging resources to support student success
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Shut out of the military: Today's high school education doesn't mean you're ready for today's army
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
Slow off the mark: Elementary school teachers and the crisis in science, technology, engineering, and math education
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Accelerating the academic achievement of students referred to developmental education
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
Expanded measures of school performance
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Project WIn-Win
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Afterzone: Outcomes for youth participating in Providence's citywide after-school system
The Future Ready Project
Credit recovery and proficiency-based credit: Maintaining high expectations while providing flexibility
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Yesterday's nontraditional student is today's traditional student
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Afterschool Alliance
Schools, families, and Response to Intervention:
Guiding the way to higher education: Families, counselors, and communities together
SREB/Go Alliance
The four keys: Unlocking high school success and the path to college
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
What role do school leaders play in turning around low-performing schools?
Achieving dramatic school improvement: An exploratory study
Keeping the promise of change in California's lowest performing schools
The quality imperative: A state guide to achieving the promise of extended learning opportunities
Community College 2.0
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
The course of innovation: Using technology to transform higher education
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Mapping the road to college: First generation students' math track, planning strategies, and context of support
Believing the College Dream (Curriculum guide for college planning)
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Multiple Pathways in California: A New Option for High School Reform
New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
State Higher Education Finance FY 2009
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Increasing baccalaureate attainment in Louisville: A proposed blueprint for community action
Transforming the high school experience: How New York City's new small schools are boosting student achievement and graduation rates
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
Ensuring youth transitioning from foster care are connected by 25: Lessons learned from the foster care work group
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
The Latino digital divide: The native born versus the foreign born
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Suspended education: Urban middle schools in crisis
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Is school funding fair? A national report card
Cracks in the ivory tower? The views of education professors circa 2010
Evaluating programs for community college students: How do we know what works?
Just how similar? Community colleges and the for-profit sector
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
Course-taking patterns, policies, and practices in developmental education in the California community colleges
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
On the front lines of schools: Perspectives of teachers and principals on the high school dropout problem
Falling off track during the transition to high school: What we know and what can be done
Improving low performing high schools: Searching for evidence of promise
Connected by 25: Financing housing supports for youth transitioning out of high school
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA women's and men's division I basketball tournament teams
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
Growing pains in the advanced placement program: Do tough trade-offs lie ahead?
The rapid growth and changing complexion of suburban public schools
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Projections of education statistics to 2018
Assisting students struggling with mathematics: Response to Intervention (RtI) for elementary and middle schools
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Are achievement gaps closing and is achievement rising for all?
Postsecondary opportunity programs: Defining and improving an educational policy innovation
Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Closing the access gap: Does information matter?
Postsecondary education: Cultural, scholastic and economic drivers
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
BC AVID: Early implementation report
Building a campus support network for students emerging from foster care
Empowering effective teachers: Readiness for reform
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for America's leaders
Ringing the bell for K-12 teacher tenure reform
Bitter pill, better formula: Toward a single, fair, and equitable formula for ESEA Title 1, Part A
Mind the (other) gap: State profiles
Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
Achievement gap patterns of grade 8 American Indian and Alaska Native students in reading and mathematics
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
Using the right data to determine if high school interventions are working to prepare students for college and careers
Financial education in TRIO programs
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
College readiness issue brief: Social support: An essential ingredient to success
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Annotated bibliography
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Time to Completion Web Site
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
The role of guidance in post-secondary planning
Teaching for a new world: Preparing high school educators to deliver college- and career-ready information
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Equity overlooked: Charter schools and civil rights policy
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Child care assistance in 2004: States have fewer funds for child care
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Impact of for-profit and non-profit management on student achievement: The Philadelphia experiment
2007 Status report on the Pell Grant program
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Students with learning disabilities transitioning from high school to college
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
Supporting ninth-grade students to achieve in high school and preparing seniors for postsecondary education and a career
Indiana campus compact
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
Promising practices for community college developmental education
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
Projections of education statistics to 2016
Busting the myth that poor, urban schools can't succeed
Tolerance.org
Baltimore city's high school reform initiative: Schools, students, and outcomes
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Mentors en Español
Organizing instruction and study to improve student learning
North Central Regional Educational Research Laboratory: Data Primer
Emerging evidence on improving high school graduation and improvement rates: The effects of four popular improvement programs
Partnership for Learning
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities
Growing share of immigrants choosing naturalization
UA Adult Focus
Opening Doors project publications
Forging new partnerships: Adult and developmental education in community colleges
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
Helping Teens Succeed
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Economic state of young America
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Measuring and improving the effectiveness of high school teachers
What keeps good teachers in the classroom? Understanding and reducing teacher turnover
Good Shepherd Services
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Communities in Schools
Case studies of leading edge small urban high schools
A descriptive study of urban school counseling
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
EPAS® state of the nation report 2007: Mathematics
Next generation state data system: What is needed to support the next generation assessment and accountability systems
The forgotten middle: Ensuring that all students are on target for college and career readiness before high school
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Students earning zero credits
Minority youth: Overrepresented & underserved in Indiana's systems
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
The future of middle-skill jobs
CAPE Network: Universal Encouragement Program (UEP) Guidance Assessments
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Parsing the achievement gap II
Short sighted: How America's lack of attention to international education studies impedes improvement
Princeton Review 2009 "College hopes and worries" survey findings
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
Ensuring equal opportunity in public education: How local school district funding policies hurt disadvantaged students and what federal policy can do about it
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
State and Local Implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act
What every college access practitioner should know: About the importance of commitment
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
State high school exit exams: Students with disabilities
Reaching higher with affordability (working paper)
Consortium on Chicago school research at the University of Chicago
How educators in three states are responding to standards-based accountability under No Child Left Behind
College For Every Student
GEAR UP Resources Clearinghouse Homepage
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Latinos in graduate education
Latinos in undergraduate education
Serving adult learners in higher education: Principles of effectiveness
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Inside the black box of high-performing high-poverty schools
Preliminary report on No Child Left Behind in Indiana country
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Understanding recent changes in child poverty
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
The benefits of racial/ethnic student groups: A psychologist explains
Educational opportunity for all?
Diversity workshops: Gender equity--a closer look
AB 540 is a change in the law: Higher education is now more affordable for California's immigrant students
Reconsidering the diversity rationale
Where are the Black scientists?
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Discover 10 ways to jump-start college planning: Help your child take the right steps, now
Where the scholarships are: How to develop a scholarship strategy
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
Academic interventions to help states meet rigorous standards: Policy options
Guide for parents: Ten steps to prepare your child for college
Socioeconomic school integration, Race, class, and integration: Gaining new insights
Going to scale with high-quality early education: Choices and consequences in universal pre-Kindergarten efforts
College learning for the new global century
Excelencia in education
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
The Princeton Review and Hispanic Scholarship Fund college admissions roadmap (Spanish Version)
Tracking achievement gaps and assessing the impact of NCLB on the gaps
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
Educational equity center at AED
Strategic instruction model
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Learning communities and student success in postsecondary education
National College Access Program Directory
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
Resistance theory and the transculturation hypothesis as explanations of college attrition and persistence among culturally traditional American Indian students
Designing and financing an integrated program of college study: Lessons from the California Academy of Liberal Studies
National forum to accelerate middle grades reform
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Middle Start
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
Cultural issues related to high school reform: Deciphering the case of black males
Dollars and sense: The cost effectiveness of small schools
Higher education for undocumented students: The case for open admission and in-state tuition rates for students without lawful immigration status
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
A call to action: Transforming high school for all youth
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Pathways to college access and success
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Boys and girls harbor
Analyzing state and regional K-16 policies: A toolkit for researchers and policy analysts
Smart boys, bad grades.com
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Federal Perkins Loan teacher cancellation
A teacher like me: Does race, ethnicity, or gender matter
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
Trends in educational equity of girls and women: 2004
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
School relationships foster success for African American students
Annotated bibliography of minority achievement
Improving the middle grades: Actions that can be taken now
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
Bridging the widest gap: Raising the achievement of Black boys
How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
College is possible
Work-based learning and higher education: A research perspective
High school graduation rates by race/ethnicity, limited English proficiency, free and reduced price lunch
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
Choosing to improve: Voices from colleges and universities with better graduation rates
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
The American diploma project: Overview of research
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Achieving diversity: Race neutral alternatives in American education
Beyond percentage plans: The challenge of equal opportunity in higher education
The education liason model
Hispanic numbers soar as Indiana attracts new wave of immigrants
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 4: Is achievement improving and are gaps narrowing for Title 1 students?
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Whether and how to use state tests to measure student achievement in a multi-state randomized experiment: An empirical assessment based on four recent evaluations
Different approaches to dual enrollment: Understanding program features and their implications
The truth behind higher education disclosure laws
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth: A key to higher education access and success: Version 2.0
Comparability of state local expenditures among schools within districts: A report from the study of school-level expenditures
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Reading on grade level in the third grade: How is it related to high school performance and college enrollment
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
America's youth: Transitions to adulthood
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
2012 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
Defining college readiness: Where are we now, are where do we need to be?
Preparing for change: A national perspective on common core state standards implementation planning
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
The road to high-quality early education
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Civic engagement through digital citizenship: Engaging youth in active, participatory citizenship
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
Promoting quality individualized learning plans: A "how to guide" focused on the high school years
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
Washington state student achivement initiative: Achievement points analysis for academic years 2007-2011
Digest of Education Statistics 2011
Healthcare
The economic case for higher education
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Boosting postsecondary education performance
A strong start: Positioning young black boys for educational success: A statistical profile
Instructional supports: The missing piece in state educational standards
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
First-time Kindergartners in 2010-11: First findings from the Kindergarten rounds of the early childhood longitudinal study, Kindergarten class of 2010-11
Commencement day: Six-year effects of a college learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
College is affordable: A pilot study
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
2012: Closing the expectations gap: 50-state progress report on the alignment of K-12 policies and practice with the demands of college and careers
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Higher education reform: Incorporating the needs of foster youth
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
Parental involvement: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Improving lives through higher education: Campus programs and policies for low-income adults
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
Capturing the college potential of students from underserved populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
Socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and selective college admissions
What’s wrong with the guys
Beyond empty promises: Policies to improve transitions into colleges and jobs
Stalled in secondary: A look at student achievement since the No Child Left Behind act
Undocumented immigrants: Facts and figures
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Beyond high school: Improving transition programs for postsecondary education
An action agenda for improving America's high schools
Confronting the graduation rate crisis in the south
Reaching out to diverse populations: What can schools do to foster family-school connections?
Poverty and Race Research Action Council
Mixed messages: What state high school tests communicate about student readiness for college
National college access network
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Swimming against the tide: The poor in American higher education
Undocumented immigrants: Myths and reality
Minority student retention and academic achievement in community colleges
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Career-related predictors of work-bound and college-bound status of adolescents in rural and nonrural areas
Improving your child's education: A guide for Latino parents
Public attitudes on higher education
When it comes to school, girls rule
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Reflecting on reconnecting males to higher education
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Involving parents
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER)
OECD Programme for international student assessment
Financial aid issues for students from low income families
Increasing rates of school completion: Moving from policy and research to practice
Indiana P-16 policy roundtable: Summary report
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- high quality teaching
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- curriculum and assessment systems
Parents reports of school practices to provide information to families: 1996 and 2003
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Pathways to college network parent/family involvement and community engagement annotated bibliographies
Crisis or possibility? Conversations about the American high school
Breaking through: Helping low-skilled adults enter and succeed in college and careers
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Career advancement for low-income workers through community college and community-based organization partnerships
Parental involvement: Why it matters, how to get it
Academic pathways to access and student success
Career planning: Students need help starting early and staying focused
Reaching higher ground: Parental outreach programs at the postsecondary level
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Think College Early
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
What effect does a career intervention have on at-risk middle school students' career maturity levels, self-esteem, and academic achievement
Success for All Foundation
Knowledge is power program
Whatever it takes: How twelve communities are reconnecting out-of-school youth
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Turning Points
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Homeschoolers on to college: What research shows us
Homeschooled adults: Are they ready for college
Indiana's 2006 graduation rate
AIM
What keeps children in foster care from succeeding in school? Views of early adolescents and the adults in their lives
Intercollegiate athletes and effective educational practice: Winning combination or losing effort
Resource guide for action: Transforming high schools for all youth
American Indian student achievement in Montana public schools: Features of the achievement gap and policy prescriptions
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
Education and the economy: An indicators report
Education watch 2006 state summary reports
An investigation of factors influencing classroom motivation for postsecondary American Indian/Alaska native students
Teacher preparation policy toolkit
The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 and the Pathways to College Network framework: Mutually supportive visions and complementary goals
Promoting college access and success: A review of credit-based transition programs
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Correctional education facts
Working together school-family-community partnerships: A toolkit for New Mexico school communities
Data proposals threaten education and civil rights accountability
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
Mathematics and science education in the states
The changing landscape of American public education: New students, new schools
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
Student loan forgiveness programs
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
After Michigan, what? Next steps for affirmative action
Voices in urban education
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
Just for the kids
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
Reading next: A vision for action and research in middle and high school literacy
American diploma project network Indiana action plan
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Black, White and Brown: Latino school desegragation efforts in the pre- and post- Brown vs. the Board of Education era
Paying for college: A brief look at student financial aid programs
Closing the expectations gap 2007: An annual 50-state progress report on the alignment of high school policies with the demands of college and work
TOEFL: Examen de inglés como segunda lengua (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
Action plan: Educators/Policymakers
Motivating the unmotivated student
Can you spot a scholarship scam? Be a smart consumer
College prep glossary: College admissions from A to Z
Savvy assessment and evaluation skills
For better science, just add color
Expanding learning time in high schools
Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
Returning to our roots: Student access
How diversity affects teaching and learning
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Immigrants and social services
Reading--Young children's achievement and classroom experiences
Nontraditional undergraduates
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
Timing and duration of student participation in special education in the primary grades
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Adult education participation in 2004-05
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Building academic skills in context: Testing the value of advanced math learning in career and technical education
ACT national curriculum survey, 2005–2006
Adult learners and new traditions in higher education
Collegiate learning assessement project
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
A synthesis of recommendations for improving U.S. science and mathematics education
Learning to enhance campus climate and diversity
Toward a national workforce education and training policy
Diverse issues in higher education
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Indiana University: Adult Student Resources
University of Indianapolis: School for Adult Learning
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
Learn More Indiana: Adult learners
Closing the gap in science achievement: Using NAEP science assessment scores to analyze state trends
Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
School funding's tragic flaw
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Strategic directions in Indiana education
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Learn and Serve America
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Federal Education Budget Project
Kids2College
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
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National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
The state of American manhood
Raising boys' achievement
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
The growing imbalance: Recent trends in U.S. postsecondary education finance
White students are racially isolated
Transitional jobs for ex-prisoners: Early impacts from a random assignment evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Prisoner Reentry Program
Opening doors to postsecondary education and training: Planning for life after high school
Building community learning systems: The Columbus learning center
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
Paving the road to college: How school counselors help students succeed
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
International Benchmarking Toolkit
Eight elements of high school improvement: A mapping framework
Closing the expectations gap 2009: Fourth annual 50-state progress report on the alignment of high school policies with the demands of college and careers
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Transforming statewide high school assessment systems: A guide for state policymakers
The Equity Project
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
Sizing up state standards: 2008
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Indiana by the numbers
2008-2009 Alternative education programs (by Indiana county)
The American Freshman: National norms for Fall 2007
Creating postsecondary pathways to good jobs for young high school dropouts: The possibilities and the challenges
YouthBuild USA
The future workforce of Indiana
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
Literacy instruction in the content areas: Getting to the core of middle and high school improvement
Improving the distribution of teachers in low-performing high schools
Out of many, one: Toward rigorous common core standards from the ground up
Redesigning schools: 10 features of effective schools
The changing racial and ethnic composition of U.S. public schools
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Are they really ready to work? Employers perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
Evaluation of new century high schools: Profile of an initiative to create and sustain small, successful high schools
Why rural matters 2007: The realities of rural education growth
New directions in enhancing educational results: Policymakers' guide to restructuring student support resources to address barriers to learning (guidebook)
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
Knowhow2go.org
25 Steps to effective developmental education
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
Critical hours: Afterschool programs and educational success
Teaching all students to high standards in mixed-ability classrooms
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2006
Translations for success
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Federal support for adolescent literacy: A solid investment
Answering the question that matters most: Has student achievement increased since No Child Left Behind?
What's wrong with guys?
Your child's college degree options: The right degree for your child's career path
International students and U.S. admissions tests: Exams for undergraduate admissions and placement
Digest of Education Statistics
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
A postsecondary resource guide for students with psychiatric disabilities
Campus visit checklist: How to make the most of the trip
Dropout prevention for students with disabilities: A critical issue for state education agencies
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Indiana's guide to paying for college
How much does the federal government spend to promote economic mobility and for whom?
The 2007 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Feeling the Florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountability pressure
The future of public education in New Orleans
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
Effective instruction: An inconspicuous strategy for dropout prevention
Encouraging girls in math and science
Race, schools, and neighborhoods: Reducing barriers to achievement
Career development and occupational studies resource guide with core curriculum
Parent primer on career exploration
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
A Better Chance.org
College admission for homeschoolers
Indiana Association of Home Educators
Community college fast facts
Community college faculty degree attainment
A college access contract
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Education as an engine for regional economic and workforce development
The state role in accelerating student growth in low-performing high schools
Using rigorous evidence to improve policy and practice
Committing to student engagement: Reflections on CCSSE's first five years: 2007 findings
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Preparing for success: How Head Start helps children with disabilities and their families
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Ounce of Prevention Fund
Success at every step: How 23 programs support youth on the path to