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Author(s):Education Trust
Title:Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2006
Organization:Education Trust
Short Description:This report examines educational attainment and achievement in Alabama 2005-06.
Annotation:This report examines educational attainment and achievement in Alabama 2005-06. Indicators include: K-12 demographics, K-12 achievement, K-12 coursetaking, college participation, college affordability, and college completion
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Achievement Gap
African American
American Indian/Alaska Native
Asian American/Pacific Islander
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
High School Graduation/Dropout Prevention
Low-Income Students
State-Level Information
Students with Disabilities/Special Needs Students
Teaching/Teacher Quality

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State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Big ideas: Dropout prevention strategies: Achievement for Latinos through Academic Success (ALAS)
Opening the door to the American Dream: Increasing higher education access and success for immigrants
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
The false promise of class-size reduction
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
Who graduates in the South: Minority students lag behind, effects of segregation persist
How well are states educating our neediest children?: The Fordham report 2006
SMASH Academy
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
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
The funding gap 2007
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
2007 Status report on the Pell Grant program
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Gateway to College
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
National studies find TRIO programs effective at increasing college enrollment and graduation
Georgia Graduation Coach Initiative
The rapid growth and changing complexion of suburban public schools
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
The degree qualifications profile
Turning the tide: Five years of Achieving the Dream in community colleges
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: Supplement to the analysts' guide
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
The impact of teacher experience
The National Indian Education Study
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
Mind the gaps: How college readiness narrows achievement gaps in college success
McNair scholar handbook
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
Modeling Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs): Campus practices that work for Latino students
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
Rising by Degrees
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Science and mathematics education indicators
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
A college access contract
Latino students and disproportionality in special education
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
African American achievement in America
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Returning to our roots: Student access
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
New faces, old patterns: Segregation in the multiracial south
Achievement gaps: An examination of differences in student achievement and growth
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Academic outcomes of high risk students
Southern Education Foundation (SEF)
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Repository of resources for undocumented students
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
Timing and duration of student participation in special education in the primary grades
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Cognitive behavioral interventions: An effective approach to help students with disabilities stay in school
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Preparing today's high school students for tomorrow's opportunities
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
Indiana project on academic success: Retention Bibliography
Education Trust, Inc
Yes we can: Telling truths and dispelling myths about race and education in America
National Urban League Scholarships
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Insulating the education pipeline to increase postsecondary success
Complete College America
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
Summer Search
Bringing off-track youth into the center of high school reform: Lessons and tools from leading communities
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
Opportunity matters: A journal of research informing educational opportunity, practice and programs
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Achieving the Dream Equity Resource Center
Growing pains: Scaling up the nation's best charter schools
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
Gap or gaps? Challenging the singular definition of the achievement gap
I-STEM Resource Network
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Turning around chronically low-performing schools
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
The nation's report card: Science 2011
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
The student debt crisis
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Public education and Black male students: The 2006 state report card
Educational needs index
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Gender gap grows
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Enhancing high school reform: Lessons from site visits to four cities
A Better Chance.org
Latinos in undergraduate education
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
Closing the racial achievement gap: The role of reforming instructional practices
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
Growing What Works Database
New England Journal of Higher Education
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Campaign for High School Equity
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Association of American Indian Affairs (AAIA)
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
Expanded learning: Making it work for high school students
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Power play: Teacher characteristics and class assignments
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
The road ahead: A look at trends in the educational attainment of community college students
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
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
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
Do race/ethnicity-based student achievement gaps grow over time?
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
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
The schools teachers leave: Workforce mobility in Chicago public schools
Annie E. Casey Foundation 2010 Kids Count Data Book: State Profiles
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children: English language acquisition and middle school preparation: Keys to Latino educational success
Sending veterans to school: Fast facts on the post-9/11 GI Bill
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
Regardless of the cost, college still matters
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Engaging students, challenging the odds
The national articulation and transfer network
A new majority: Low income students in the South's public schools
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Alliances for graduate education and the professoriate (AGEP)
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
Cultural issues related to high school reform: Deciphering the case of black males
Minorities in higher education twenty-first annual status report, 2003-04
The art of student retention
Hitting home: Quality, cost, and access challenges confronting higher education today
Indiana's 2006 graduation rate
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
Fifty years after Brown v. Board of Education: A two-tiered education system
Measuring up 2004
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
State high school exit exams: Students with disabilities
The role of schools in the English language learner achievement gap
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
The nation's report card: Reading 2009
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Mind the (other) gap: State profiles
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Schools without diversity: Education management organizations, charter schools, and the demographic stratification of the American school system
2009 Report on Indiana's dropout student population
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Closing the expectations gap 2011
Promising practices: What works in the midwest: A report from the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
Law, Education, Social Services Scholarships
Education Equality Project
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
Starting right: A first look at engaging entering students
Higher education: Tuition continues to rise, but patterns vary by institution type, enrollment, and educational expenditures
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Indiana by the numbers
Building tomorrow's workforce: Promoting the education and advancement of Hispanic immigrant workers in America
Measuring up 2008
The effectiveness of student aid policies: What the research tells us
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
Student debt and the class of 2005: Average debt by state, sector, and school
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Projections of education statistics to 2015
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Achievement gaps and correlates of early mathematics achievement: Evidence from the ECLS K-first grade sample
Racial transformation and the changing nature of segregation
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
Proven benefits of early childhood interventions
Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Opening Doors project publications
MALDEF Federal education rights pamphlet (spanish version)
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
The future of public education in New Orleans
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
The nation's report card: Civics 2006
Economic mobility project
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
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
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
Latino college completion: State series
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Steps to success: Analyzing milestone achievement to improve community college student outcomes
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
Western Policy Exchanges
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
It can be done, it's being done, and here's how
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
State of metropolitan America: The new metro minority map: Regional shifts, in Hispanics, Asians, and Blacks from Census 2010
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
Men of color: A role for policymakers in improving the status of black male students in U.S. higher education
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
HBCU distance learning 2010
Advancing by degrees: A framework for increasing college completion
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
Ensuring equal opportunity in public education: How local school district funding policies hurt disadvantaged students and what federal policy can do about it
Raising graduation rates: A series of data briefs: Progress toward increasing national and state graduation rates
Better late than never? Examining late high school graduates
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
A plan to improve the quality of teaching in American schools
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Bridging the gap between high school and college
AB 540 is a change in the law: Higher education is now more affordable for California's immigrant students
Highlights of the 2007 Accountability System in the State of Texas
Latino youth and the pathway to college
State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
Challenging the myths: Rethinking the role of school counselors
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
Hopes & hurdles: California foster youth and college financial aid
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
The next generation of school accountability: A blueprint for raising high school achievement and graduation rates in SREB states
Fall 2011: Estimated headcount enrollment and Pell Grant trends
Mobility makers
The undereducated American
Achievement gaps: How Hispanic and white students in public schools perform in mathematics and reading perform on the national assessment of educational progress
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc. Careers for the Future Scholarship 2009-2010
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Close the hidden funding gaps in our schools
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
Diverse issues in higher education
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for America's leaders
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
Who wins? Who pays? The economic returns and costs of a Bachelor's degree
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
The differential impact of wealth vs. income in the college-going process
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009 (Spanish language version)
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Teacher effectiveness
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
2003 status report on the Pell grant program
Closing the gap: High achievement for students of color
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2004
Ensuring academic success for English learners
Effective preschool curricula and teaching strategies
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Head Start participants, programs, families, and staff in 2005
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Developing your vision while attending college
Financial aid pledges to reduce student debt (list of colleges and universities reducing or eliminating student loans for low-income families)
From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
The High Schools Hispanics Attend: Size and Other Key Characteristics
What works for Latino students
Latino achievement in America
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Financial aid for Native American students
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Making every diploma count: Using extended-year graduation rates to measure student success
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
Financial aid issues for students from low income families
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Latino high school and baccalaureate graduates: A comparison
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Names, expectations and the Black-White test score gap
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
American Indian college fund
American Indian student achievement in Montana public schools: Features of the achievement gap and policy prescriptions
The nation's report card: U.S. history 2006
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
Academic interventions to help states meet rigorous standards: Policy options
Opportunity in America: The role of education
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Community college fast facts
Turnaround schools that work: Moving beyond separate but equal
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
SREB/Go Alliance
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Annie E. Casey Foundation 2010 Kids Count Data Book
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
California Dropout Research Project (CDRP)
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
Language rights: An integration agenda for immigrant communities
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
Back to basics: Improving college readiness of community college students
Passing the torch: Strategies for innovation in community college ESL
Community colleges as gateway and gatekeeper: Moving beyond the access "saga" to outcome equity
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
Family factors and student outcomes
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
Investing in education and equity: Our nation's best future
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
Transforming the high school experience: How New York City's new small schools are boosting student achievement and graduation rates
Summer reading, summer not: How project READS (Reading Enhances Achievement During Summer) can advance equity
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
EPAS® state of the nation report 2007: Mathematics
Overcoming obstacles, optimizing opportunities: State policies to increase postsecondary attainment for low-skilled adults
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Dropout prevention for students with disabilities: A critical issue for state education agencies
Center for native education
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Growing share of immigrants choosing naturalization
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
The funding gap 2004: Many states still shortchange low-income and minority students
Parent power and urban school reform: The story of Mothers on the Move
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Creating role models for change: A survey of tribal college graduates
Resistance theory and the transculturation hypothesis as explanations of college attrition and persistence among culturally traditional American Indian students
Primary progress, secondary challenge
School context, student attitudes and behavior, and student achievement: An exploratory analysis
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
American student achievement institute
Easy money: How congress could increase federal student aid funding at no additional cost to taxpayers
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Project GRAD
The challenge and call for cultural adjustments in educating African American males: Implications for school counselors and leaders
Empty promises: The myth of college access in America
High school graduation rates by race/ethnicity, limited English proficiency, free and reduced price lunch
Bridging the widest gap: Raising the achievement of Black boys
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
Mortgaging our future: How financial barriers to college undercut America's global competitiveness
Family literacy: A valuable gateway to postsecondary education
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Wealth, income, and academic achievement in the college-going process
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
From GED to college degree: Creating pathways to postsecondary success for high school dropouts
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
Showing them the money: The role of institutional financial aid policies and communication strategies in attracting low-income students
The impact of bursaries: Debt and student persistence in post-secondary education
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
Low-income students and college success: More than money
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Dropout risk factors and exemplary programs: A technical report
Education a Tu Alcance (Spanish Version)
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
High school dropouts in America
Education and incarceration
Recent STEM initiatives
Improving education outcomes for foster youth: The Guardian Scholars Project Year 1
Beating the odds: A city-by-city analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
College access: From the inside out
One-third of a nation: Rising drop-out rates and declining opportunity
Student loan forgiveness programs
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Vital voices: Building constituencies for public school reform
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Latinos and financial aid: Applying and receiving 2007-2008
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
College completion toolkit
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
The condition of education 2011
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
Improving lives: State and federal programs for low-income adults (searchable database)
Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Effective college access, persistence and completion programs and strategies for underrepresented student populations: Opportunities for scaling up
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Children of Immigrants Data Tool
Educating English language learners at the high school level: A coherent approach to district- and school-level support
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Scholarships for Hispanics
American Indian Scholarships
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Advocacy as a critical role for urban school counselors: Working toward equity and social justice
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
School counselors literature and landscape review: The state of school counseling in America
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
Racial gaps in early childhood: Socio-emotional health, development, and educational outcomes among African-American males
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
The economic case for higher education
High debt, low information: A survey of student loan borrowers
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
Talent Development High Schools
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Postsecondary education opportunity
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Enrollment status and outcomes
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
The advanced placement expansion of the '90's: How did traditionally underserved students fare
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
Immigration debate resources
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
How do pre-collegiate outreach programs impact college-going among underrepresented students
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
Money on the table: State initiatives to improve financial aid participation
Postsecondary transitions among Navajo Indians
Office of Indian education programs
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
Redesigning schools: 10 features of effective schools
Indiana higher education opportunity data book 2007
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Effective teaching: A key to success for all high school students
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
Financial aid in theory and practice
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
What keeps good teachers in the classroom? Understanding and reducing teacher turnover
Cherokee Nation Higher Education Scholarship Programs
State merit aid programs: Responses by Florida community colleges
Education in the United States: Parent primer (English Language Version)
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
Financial education in TRIO programs
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
Developmental education in community colleges
Lumina Foundation focus: The cost quandary: Hard times intensify the nation's urgent need for college graduates
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 2: Slow and uneven progress in narrowing gaps
A call to action to raise achievement for African American students
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
Lowering student loan default rates: What one consortium of historically black institutions did to succeed
Race to the top and teacher preparation: Analyzing state strategies for ensuring real accountability and fostering program innovation
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
Student success in higher education
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How federal policymakers can address barriers to high school graduation
College readiness and high school-to-college success
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Lifting the fog on inequitable financial aid policies: A companion brief to priced out: How the wrong financial aid policies hurt low-income students
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
42nd Annual survey report on state sponsored student financial aid
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund (MALDEF) Scholarship Resources
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Investing in education powers US competitiveness: Education funding must be preserved
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
Engaging adjunct and full-time faculty in student success innovation
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
US Department of Education Civil Rights Data Collection
National Coalition for College Completion
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Closing the door, increasing the gap: Who's not going to (community) college?
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Retooling career and technical education
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
For better science, just add color
Leading by example
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
Building a culture of evidence for community college student success: Early progress in the Achieving the Dream initiative
Camino de la universidad: The road to college
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
NCHEMS information center
The power to change: High schools that help all students achieve
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Affordability of postsecondary education: Equity and adequacy across the 50 states
Public attitudes on higher education
Minority student achievement network
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Jonathan Kozol interview transcript: Source material for "Segregation and its Calamitous Effects, America's "Apartheid" Schools"
Comparison of selected education data and rankings for 50 states
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
The burden of borrowing: A report on the rising rates of student debt
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
10 New higher education ideas for a new Congress
The impact of increases in Pell Grant awards on college-going among lower income youth: Results from a natural experiment
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Community colleges under stress
White students are racially isolated
Improving the distribution of teachers in low-performing high schools
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
For every 100 girls...
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
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
Squeeze play 2009: The public's views on college costs today
Federal Education Budget Project
Expanded time, enriching experiences: Expanded learning time schools and community organization partnerships
Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
Grading higher education: Giving consumers the information they need
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
Achievement gaps: How black and white students in public schools perform in mathematics and reading on the National Assessment of Educational Progress
How much are college students borrowing?
Working learners: Educating our entire workforce for success in the 21st century
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
A survival analysis of student mobility and retention in Indiana charter schools:
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Standards and assessments guide
Is school funding fair? A national report card
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Online learning: Addressing challenges and seizing opportunities
Afterschool Alliance
The role of parents in dropout prevention: Strategies that promote graduation and school achievement
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET): Creating opportunities for youth with disabilities to achieve successful futures
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
Best practices in statewide articulation and transfer systems
The rise of college student borrowing
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
Making high school students into "college material"
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
From qualifications to results: Promoting teacher effectiveness through federal policy
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
College For Every Student
Measuring student achievement at postsecondary institutions
How educators in three states are responding to standards-based accountability under No Child Left Behind
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Minority student success: The role of teachers in Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses
Partnerships between community colleges and prisons: Providing workforce education and training to reduce recidivism
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Closing the gap in science achievement: Using NAEP science assessment scores to analyze state trends
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
The growing imbalance: Recent trends in U.S. postsecondary education finance
Despite surging endowments, high-ranking universities and colleges show disappointing results in enrolling low-income students
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Trends in college pricing 2008
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
Recent changes to eligibility requirements and additional efforts to promote awareness could increase Academic Competitiveness and SMART Grant participation
The minds of boys
College success programs
Raising the graduation rates of low-income college students
The Progress of education reform: Hispanic achievement
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
College affordability in jeopardy: The rising price of higher education
Doors of opportunity opening or closing: We are using tax credits and tuition discounts to appease middle-class voters instead of expanding educational opportunity
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Early childhood education: Investing in quality makes sense
Federal student loan debt:1993-2004
Breaking barriers: A case study of two high performing high schools
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
No county left behind: The persistence of educational deprivation in Indiana
College Access: Indiana
Mission: Possible!
Teacher quality in a changing policy landscape: Improvements in the teacher pool
National dropout prevention center for students with disabilities
Alpha Phi Alpha: Go to high school, go to college initiative
The benefits of racial/ethnic student groups: A psychologist explains
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Economic mobility of black and white families
Achievement in America
The Kalamazoo Promise
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
The global state of higher education and the rise of private finance
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
Are achievement gaps closing and is achievement rising for all?
State and community-based promise programs: Early commitments of financial aid for college
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
Educational equity profiles: Practical leadership tools for equitable and excellent schools
Public school graduates and dropouts from the Common Core of Data: School year 2008-09
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Why is college so expensive?
Prison vs. Princeton
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
Trends in high school dropout and completion rates in the United States: 1972-2009
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Summer snapshot: Exploring the impact of higher achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on summer learning
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
NAEP Mathematics 2009 state snapshot reports
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
A public education primer: Basic (and sometimes surprising) facts about the U.S. education system
The College Completion Agenda
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
Student mobility in rural and nonrural districts in five Central region states
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Opportunity road: The promise and challenge of America's forgotten youth
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
Trends in public higher education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, revenues and expenditures
The progress of education reform: Investing in college completion
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
Trends in student aid 2011
The EFC formula, 2012-2013
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
The condition of education 2012 (Website)
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
The role of tuition, financial aid policies, and student outcomes on average student debt
Lost without a map: A survey about students' experiences navigating the financial aid process
Trends in student aid 2012
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
Advancing teacher and prinicpal effectiveness: Four recommendations for reforming the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 3: Student achievement at 8th grade
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Knocking at the College Door: Projections of High School Graduates by State and Race/Ethnicity, 1992-2022 (State Profiles)
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
A blueprint for reform: The reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
How youth plan to fund college
Value added of teachers in high-poverty schools and lower-poverty schools
Untapped potential: Fulfilling the promise of Big Brother Big Sisters and the bigs and littles they represent
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
How to support college-bound undocumented students: Advice for parents
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP)
RTI classification tool and resource locator
Response to Instruction (RtI) guidance document
High hopes, big debts (class of 2008)
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
State future workforce gap summaries
Strategic designs: Lessons from leading edge small urban high schools
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10
Top 50 Colleges for African Americans
Promising practices for community college developmental education
Indian Health Service Scholarship
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10 (Spanish language version)
Changes in Graduation Rates by State (Progress and Challenge Indexes)
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
Dedicated funding for higher education: Alternatives for tough economic times
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
ETS Policy Notes: Addressing achievement gaps: The language acquisition and educational achievement of English-language learners
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Afterzones: Creating a citywide system to support and sustain high-quality after-school programs
A next social contract for the primary years of education
Unfulfilled promise: The dimensions and characteristics of Philadelphia's dropout crisis, 2000-2005
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Teacher turnover, tenure policies, and the distribution of teacher quality: Can high-poverty schools catch a break?
Putting money on the table: Information, financial aid, and access to college
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Earnings by attainment
Higher education accountability for student learning
Hispanic students’ ACT scores hold steady as number of those testing increases at record pace
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
Where are the Black scientists?
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
California trends in student aid: 1994-95 to 2003-04
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
Annotated bibliography of minority achievement
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Institutional graduation rate for 1985 entering cohorts
More on affordability: Response to Tom Mortenson
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Federal requirements for homeschoolers seeking college admission and financial aid
The changing landscape of American public education: New students, new schools
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Expanded learning opportunities: A more comprehensive approach to preparing high school students for college and a career
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
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
Does money matter? II
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
The consequences of dropping out of high school: Joblessness and jailing for high school dropouts and the high cost for taxpayers
Making the move: Transition strategies at California schools with high graduation rates
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
Hearing on non-traditional students
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
Improving community college success
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
Overlooked and underpaid: How Title 1 shortchanges high schools, and what ESEA can do about it
College and career readiness: A quick stats fact sheet
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
"Careers for the future" education program
Scholarships for American Indians
CAPE Network: Universal Encouragement Program (UEP) Guidance Assessments
What every college access practitioner should know about: Economic diversity in Indiana and U.S. colleges and universities
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
Project Complete
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
Lessons learned: New teachers talk about their jobs, challenges, and long-range plans
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
False impression: How a widely stated study vastly overstates the benefits of charter schools
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
Bitter pill, better formula: Toward a single, fair, and equitable formula for ESEA Title 1, Part A
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2009 NAEP High School Transcript Study
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
Not prepared for class: High poverty schools continue to have fewer in-field teachers
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
From high school to the future: A first look at Chicago public school graduates' college enrollment, college preparation, and graduation from four-year colleges
The 2003 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Creating seamless educational transitions for urban African American and Hispanic students
The graduation gap: Using promoting power to examine the number and characteristics of high schools with high and low graduation rates in the nation and in each state
Rhetoric and reality: Effects and consequences of the HOPE scholarship
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Losing our future: How minority youth are being left behind by the graduation rate crisis
Peak experiences
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Correctional education facts
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Tracking achievement gaps and assessing the impact of NCLB on the gaps
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
School readiness: Closing racial and ethnic gaps
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children
Focus on results: An academic impact analysis of the Knowledge is Power Program
Educating English language learners: Implementing instructional practices
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the West
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Engaging Mexican Immigrant Parents in Their Children's Education: A Guide for Teachers
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Academic competitiveness grants
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Orphan Foundation of America
Quality counts 2008
Issue brief - What students need, part 1: Dropout prevention and recovery
Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
The Perkins Act of 2006: Connecting career and technical education with the college and career readiness agenda
Using student engagement to improve adolescent literacy
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Teaching and learning across the class divide
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
New measures, new perspectives: Graduates time-and-credits-to degree in SREB states
Preserving the federal Pell Grant Program
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
Instructional supports: The missing piece in state educational standards
Tuition and Fees in the West 2011-12
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
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
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
The Future Ready Project
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
After-school toolkit: TIps, techniques, and templates for improving program quality
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
Movin' it and improvin' it! Using both education strategies to increase teaching effectiveness
Why policymakers should care about children's savings
Measuring the Effectiveness of Student Assistance (MESA) -- Annual Report 2007
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
Educational attainment of foster youth: Achievement and graduation outcomes for children in state care
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
No DREAMers left behind: The economic potential of DREAM Act beneficiaries
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Indiana's Cash for College
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Still denied: How community colleges shortchange students by not offering federal loans
Shifting trends in special education
State policies to improve the effectiveness of school principals
Course corrections: Experts offer solutions to the college cost crisis
Persistence among first-generation college students in Indiana: The impact of precollege preparation, college experiences, and financial aid
Missed opportunities revisited: New information on students who do not apply for financial aid
Projections of education statistics to 2014
Student readiness for college: Connecting state policies
Education dedicated to black males still relevant
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
NDSFA: State financial aid and college access
College grants on a postcard: A proposal for simple and predictable federal student aid
Just for the kids
Emergency financial aid for community college students: Implementation and early lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund programs.
The state of college affordability in Indiana
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Parent primer on career exploration
Student African American Brotherhood
How outreach programs are implemented affects student achievement
Crucial choices: How students financial decisions affect their academic success
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
Racial disparities and the new federalism
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
Public school graduates and dropouts from the common core of data: School year 2007-08
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
The public realities of private student loans
Features of state response to intervention initatives in Northeast and Islands Region states
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Windows on achievement and inequality
Urban school counseling: Implications for practice and training
Essential elements of engagement: High expectations and high support
Examining gaps in mathematics achievement among racial-ethnic groups, 1972-1992
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Scholarship Program
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
Tuition discounting: Institutional aid patterns at public and private colleges and universities, 2000-01 to 2008-09
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
College Savings Foundation
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Indiana's guide to paying for college: Step-by-step tips to help high school seniors apply for financial aid
Equitable resources in low income schools: Teacher equity and the Federal Title 1 comparability requirement
American Diploma Project (ADP) end-of-course exams: 2009 Annual report
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Accountability for equitable outcomes in higher education
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE)
What happens to high school dropouts who reenroll?
50-state analysis of the preparation of teachers and the conditions for teaching: Results from the NCES schools and staffing survey
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
College readiness issue brief: Social support: An essential ingredient to success
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: P-20 longitudinal data systems
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Achieving success: The latest news in promoting community college success
"The State of College Savings Survey" finds parent confidence crashing as they rely on loans, shift debt burden to their children
Expanding options for struggling students and out-of-school youth: State financing of education pathways
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
Suspended education: Urban middle schools in crisis
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Research brief: Practices that support data use in urban high schools
Indiana higher education facts
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Trends in student aid 2008
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Think college? Me? Now?
The future workforce of Indiana
Delta project on postsecondary education costs, productivity, and accountability
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Cracking the books: Policy measures to contain textbook costs
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Poverty and potential: Out-of-school factors and school success
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
Guiding the way to higher education: Families, counselors, and communities together
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
The course of innovation: Using technology to transform higher education
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
Pew Hispanic Center Country of Origin Profiles
Project U-turn
Do high school grade configurations affect student achievement and outcomes?
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Effective literacy and English language instruction for English learners in the elementary grades
Indiana's guide to paying for college
Raising achievement and graduation rates by supporting teachers in developing quality classroom instruction
Evaluation of new century high schools: Profile of an initiative to create and sustain small, successful high schools
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Project on student debt: State by state data
One step from the finish line: Higher college graduation rates are within our reach
What students pay for college: Changes in net price of college attendance between 1992-93 and 1999-2000
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
The last have become the first: Rural and small town America lead the way on desegregation
CPS: A leader in AP growth
Crisis or possibility? Conversations about the American high school
English language learners: Boosting academic achievement
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
Twenty-first Century Scholars Program
The Breakthrough High School project
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
When it comes to school, girls rule
Can separate be equal? The overlooked flaw at the center of No Child Left Behind
The progress of education reform 2007: Same-sex schooling
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Voices in urban education
The effects of merit-based financial aid on course enrollment, withdrawal, and completion in college
Stats Indiana
Education watch 2006 state summary reports
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Just and efficient college finance
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
Educational attainment of the population 25 years and over, by state
Debts and decisions: Student loans and their relationship to graduate school and career choice
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Advisory committee on student financial assistance
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Net price to family for dependent and independent undergraduate students by institutional type/control and parental income quartiles, 2004
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
ERIN Project: Education Resource Information Navigator
Credit recovery and proficiency-based credit: Maintaining high expectations while providing flexibility
Key considerations for serving disconnected youth
Americans want more coverage of teacher performance and student achievement
The Future of Children Journal: Immigrant children
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
Data Quality Campaign: Data for action 2010: Executive summary
Implementing the common core state standards: An action agenda for higher education
Taking the easy way out: How the GED testing program induces students to drop out
Slow off the mark: Elementary school teachers and the crisis in science, technology, engineering, and math education
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
The millennium bursary in New Brunswick: Impact on debt and persistence
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Unequal aid: Discriminatory treatment of gay and transgender applicants and families headed by same-sex couples in the higher education financial aid process
Driving innovation from the middle: Middle-skill jobs in the American South's economy
Canada's Tuition and Education Tax Credits
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
8th Annual AP report to the nation
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2010; Financial statistics, fiscal year 2010; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2002-07
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Reforming the state's transfer progress on senate bill 1440
The missing "one-offs": The hidden supply of high achieving, low-income students
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
Growth in the residential segregation of families by income, 1970-2009
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
State and district-level support for successful transitions into high school
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
How families of low- and middle-income undergraduates pay for college: Full-time dependent students in 1999-2000
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
The dropout crisis: Promising approaches in prevention and recovery
Center for Student Opportunity
EFC (Expected Family Contribution) Formula Guide, 2010-11
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
Manchester College: Fast forward program
StateVoucher.org (Education and Training Vouchers)
Do loans increase college access and choice? Examining the introduction of universal student loans
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
YouthBuild USA
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Emerging evidence on improving high school graduation and improvement rates: The effects of four popular improvement programs
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Lumina Foundation for Education: Adult learners
Balancing acts: How high school counselors view risks and opportunities of student loans
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
From their voices: American Indians in higher education and the phenomenon of stepping out
Wrestling rising costs with innovation
Student charges and financial aid: 2006-07
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Student debt and the class of 2006
Why rural matters 2007: The realities of rural education growth
Examining college remediation trends in Indiana
States that raise their high school graduation rates could generate millions more in higher wages
Brown at 50: King's dream or Plessy's nightmare
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Paying for persistence: Early results of a Louisiana scholarship program for low-income parents attending community college
Whatever it takes: How twelve communities are reconnecting out-of-school youth
Higher education for undocumented students: The case for open admission and in-state tuition rates for students without lawful immigration status
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
On the road to college: Developing mobile and regional outreach services
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2003
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Global debt patterns: An international comparison of student loan burdens and repayment conditions
OECD Programme for international student assessment
Quality, affordability and access: Americans speak on higher education
The Princeton Review and Hispanic Scholarship Fund college admissions roadmap (Spanish Version)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
Special populations: Tips for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Achieving the possible: What Americans think about the college- and career-ready agenda
On the road to implementation: Achieving the promise of the common core state standards
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Immigrant mothers' involvement in their children's education at home and at school in 1999-2000
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
Which achievement gap?
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
The role of mentoring in college access and success
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Digest of Education Statistics, 2009
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
IPEDS Data Center
Breakthrough Collaborative
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Culturally responsive Response to Intervention
Investing in change: How much do Achieving the Dream colleges spend - and from what resources - to become data-driven institutions
No time to delay: Delivering the statewide data systems California's students deserve
Center for Law and Social Policy
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
The impact of postsecondary remediation using a regression discontinuity approach: Addressing endogenous sorting and noncompliance
What are examples of state legislation focused on high school dropout prevention?
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
The state of American manhood
AMS Scholarships and Fellowships
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
College credit in high school: Access and success for low-income and minority students
A descriptive study of urban school counseling
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
USA Funds Unlock the Future
Big ideas dropout prevention strategies: Check and Connect
Digest of Education Statistics 2011
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year