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Author(s):Roderick, M., Nagaoka, J., Coca, V., Moeller, E., Roddie, K., Gilliam, J., and Patton, D
Title:From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Organization:Consortium on Chicago School Research
Short Description:This report, the second in a series, looks beyond qualifications to examine whether Chicago Public School (CPS) students who aspire to four-year colleges are effectively participating in the college search and application process and where they encounter potholes on the road to college.
Annotation:This report, the second in a series, looks beyond qualifications to examine whether Chicago Public School (CPS) students who aspire to four-year colleges are effectively participating in the college search and application process and where they encounter potholes on the road to college. Drawing on prior research, the report examines both how students manage the college application process and what types of colleges students apply to and ultimately enroll in.
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College Access
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
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Low-Income Students
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Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
Underserved students who earn credit through prior learning assessment have higher degree completion rates and shorter time-to-degree
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
Not the ceiling, but the floor: Innovative Harlem early childhood education effort complicated by varying government regulations
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
Trends among young adults over three decades, 1974-2006
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Atlanta civic site: Climbing the ladder of civic proficiency
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Indiana by the numbers
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
The future workforce of Indiana
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE)
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
Opportunity matters: A journal of research informing educational opportunity, practice and programs
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
Passing the torch: Strategies for innovation in community college ESL
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
A descriptive study of urban school counseling
Urban school counseling: Implications for practice and training
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
Why Boys Fail (whyboysfail.com)
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
Campaign for High School Equity
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Consortium on Chicago school research at the University of Chicago
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
School strategies and the "college linking" process: Reconsidering the effects of high schools on college enrollment
Economic mobility project
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
Baltimore city's high school reform initiative: Schools, students, and outcomes
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Starfish Initiative
Condition of education 2008
Best practices in recruiting and retaining minority graduate students
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Best practices in statewide articulation and transfer systems
Top gainers: Some public four-year colleges and universities make big improvements in minority graduation rates
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: An implementation guide for school district administrators
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Rising to the challenge: Hispanic college graduation rates as a national priority
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Afterzones: Creating a citywide system to support and sustain high-quality after-school programs
America's future: Latino child well-being in numbers and trends
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
Minority student success: The role of teachers in Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Graduating America: Meeting the challenge of low-graduation rate high schools
Bringing off-track youth into the center of high school reform: Lessons and tools from leading communities
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Making high school students into "college material"
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
Educational Policy Improvement Center
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Changing schools: A look at student mobility trends in Chicago public schools since 1995
The changing pathways of Hispanic youth into adulthood
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
College readiness issue brief: Social support: An essential ingredient to success
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Fighting for quality and equality, too: How states and policymakers can ensure the drive to improve teacher quality doesn't just trickle down to poor and minority children
Institutional transfer and the management of risk in higher education
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
Latino youth and the pathway to college
Dual enrollment: Accelerating the transition to college
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
How do educators’ cultural belief systems affect underserved students’ pursuit of postsecondary education
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Achievement in America
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
Rising to the challenge: Are high school graduates prepared for college and work
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
College knowledge: Addressing information barriers to college
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
Bridges to Success
Foundation for excellent schools
Alpha Phi Alpha: Go to high school, go to college initiative
Minority student achievement network
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Gender gap grows
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
Primary progress, secondary challenge
Measuring up 2006
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
Center for Student Opportunity
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
Achievement gaps: An examination of differences in student achievement and growth
School readiness: Closing racial and ethnic gaps
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
Engaging students, challenging the odds
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Accelerated learning for all
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (Spanish Version)
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Indian students and college preparation
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Breaking barriers: A case study of two high performing high schools
Education and incarceration
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
Chicago Public Schools Department of Postsecondary Education
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
Putting English language learners on the educational map: The No Child Left Behind Act implemented
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
New kids on the block: Results from the Moving to Opportunity experiment
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
Status and trends in the education of racial and ethnic minorities
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Alabama: Featured facts from the SREB Fact Book on higher education
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
School Redesign Network
The Breakthrough High School project
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
Head Start participants, programs, families, and staff in 2005
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
The national articulation and transfer network
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public high schools
A new majority: Low income students in the South's public schools
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
National Council of La Raza
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
College degree nearly doubles annual earnings; Indiana lags nation in attainment of bachelor's degree
Relationships between students' high school and middle school experiences and later completion of a Bachelor's degree
States' progress toward high school restructuring
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Knocking at the college door: California state report
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
Improving urban student achievement through early childhood reform: What state policymakers can do
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Orange juice or orange drink? Ensuring that "advanced courses" live up to their labels
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Catching the Dream
Building a strong community college system for the state of Indiana: A best practices study
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
Educational opportunity for all?
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Latinos in secondary education
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
What works for Latino students
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Building academic skills in context: Testing the value of advanced math learning in career and technical education
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Parent power and urban school reform: The story of Mothers on the Move
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Education watch online
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
Why segregation matters: Poverty and educational inequality
Yes we can: Telling truths and dispelling myths about race and education in America
Reality check 2006: Are parents and students ready for more math and science
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
Academic pathways to access and student success
Redesigning high schools to prepare students for the future
Focus on results: An academic impact analysis of the Knowledge is Power Program
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
American student achievement institute
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Closing the aspirations-attainment gap: Implications for high school reform
Knowledge is power program
National Association of Street Schools
Puente Project
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Cristo Rey
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 postsecondary education experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators
The effects of students' middle-school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor's degree: How can school counselors make a difference
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Educational needs index
Our impoverished view of education reform
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
Confronting the graduation rate crisis in the south
The 2003 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Overcoming obstacles to preparing for college: Perspectives from a rural Upward Bound program
Rural education at a glance
School relationships foster success for African American students
Characteristics of minority students who excel on the SAT and in the classroom
Preparing for college: Building expectations, changing realities
Challenging the myths: Rethinking the role of school counselors
Who goes to college? High school context, academic preparation, the college choice process, and college attendance
Public attitudes on higher education
Latino students and the educational pipeline: From middle school to the workforce
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
The role of finances in the persistence process.: A structural model
The early college high school: The initiative at a glance
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
College success programs
Raising the graduation rates of low-income college students
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
Ready or not? Literacy skills and post-secondary education
What states can do to improve teacher effectiveness
Insuring college failure risk
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Unfulfilled promise: The dimensions and characteristics of Philadelphia's dropout crisis, 2000-2005
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
Center on Education and the Workforce
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
Terms of engagement: Men of color discuss their experiences in community college
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
Family factors and student outcomes
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for America's leaders
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
New England Journal of Higher Education
Modeling Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs): Campus practices that work for Latino students
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
Overlooked gems: A national perspective on low-income promising learners
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
Economic mobility of black and white families
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Their fair share: How Texas-sized gaps in teacher quality shortchange low-income and minority students
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Breaking through: Factsheet
Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
Middle-class schools for all
Windows on achievement and inequality
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Education Equality Project
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
Paving the road to college: How school counselors help students succeed
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
Advocacy as a critical role for urban school counselors: Working toward equity and social justice
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
High schools as launch pads: How college-going culture improves graduation rates in low-income high schools
EPAS® state of the nation report 2007: Mathematics
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
State indicators of science and mathematics education: 2007
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Taking college courses in high school: A strategy for college readiness
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Latino college completion in 50 states
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
What is "career ready"?
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
Ramp-up to Readiness
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries:
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
High school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at fall 2009 ninth-graders parents', teachers, school counselors, and school administrators
Latino college completion: California
Racial gaps in early childhood: Socio-emotional health, development, and educational outcomes among African-American males
The Future Ready Project
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Hearing on non-traditional students
Mobility makers
Assimilation tomorrow: How America's immigrants will integrate by 2030
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
On the road to success
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Advocacy in action toolkit
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
Postsecondary expectations and plans for the high school senior class of 2003-04
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Community college and high school partnerships
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
The impact of teacher experience
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
State policies regarding undocumented college students: A narrative of unresolved issues, ongoing debate and missed opportunities
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Latino college completion: Texas
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
Promoting postsecondary educational success for adults and families-A practical partnership guide
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Power play: Teacher characteristics and class assignments
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Speaking of salaries: What it will take to get qualified, effective teachers in all classrooms
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
Latino college completion: Florida
Improving community college success
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children: English language acquisition and middle school preparation: Keys to Latino educational success
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Some states still leave low-income students behind; Others make surprising gains
A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Learning communities for students in developmental math: Impact studies at Queensborough and Houston community colleges
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Enrollment management, Inc.: External influences on our practice
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
False impression: How a widely stated study vastly overstates the benefits of charter schools
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
A new vision to increase the academic achievement for English language learners and immigrant students
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
The high school senior class of 2003-04: Steps toward postsecondary enrollment
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
Is school funding fair? A national report card
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Managing contracts for educational equity: Emerging trends and issues
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
The condition of college and career readiness 2010
Student mobility in rural and nonrural districts in five Central region states
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Back on track to college: A Texas school district leverages state policy to put dropouts back on the path to success
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
The nation's report card: Trial urban district assessment mathematics 2011
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
State implementation and perceptions of Title 1 school improvement grants under the Recovery Act: One year later
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
Assets & opportunity scorecard
The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations
Pell grants and the lifting of rural America's future
Documenting uncertain times: Post-graduate transitions of the Academically Adrift cohort
Chartering equity: Using charter school legislation and policy to advance equal educational opportunity
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Reading on grade level in the third grade: How is it related to high school performance and college enrollment
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Different approaches to dual enrollment: Understanding program features and their implications
The hidden costs of community colleges
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
What gets measured gets done: Adding college-course completion to K-12 accountability systems
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
The economic case for higher education
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
The nation's report card: Science 2011
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Spaces of inclusion? Teachers' perceptions of school communities with differing student racial & socioeconomic contexts
SREB State progress reports 2012
Opportunities suspended: The disparate impact of disciplinary exclusion from school
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
AACC statement on the American Enterprise Institute's "Completion Matters: The High Cost of Low Community College Graduation Rates"
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
STEM in postsecondary education: Entrance, attrition, and coursetaking among 2003-2004 beginning postsecondary students
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
Can scholarships alone help students succeed? Lessons from two New York City community colleges
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
Using No Child Left Behind waivers to improve english language learner education
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Bridging the gap: An impact study of eight developmental summer bridge programs in Texas
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
ETS Policy Notes: Addressing achievement gaps: The language acquisition and educational achievement of English-language learners
The economic benefits of academic and career preparation
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
State future workforce gap summaries
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
A mission of the heart: What does it take to transform a school?
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Core problems: Out-of-field teaching persists in key academic courses and high-poverty schools
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Urban school counseling: Context, characteristics, and competencies
Flexible learning options for adult students
Raising graduation rates: A series of data briefs: Progress toward increasing national and state graduation rates
Grad nation: A guidebook to help cities tackle the dropout crisis
A stronger nation through higher education: How and why Americans must meet a "big goal" for college attainment
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
First-year programs: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Gaining support from campus leaders: A project brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Increasing student engagement through faculty development: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
The funding gap 2007
The funding gap (Spanish version)
A Better Chance.org
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Feeling the Florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountability pressure
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Center for native education
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Science and mathematics education indicators
Diverse issues in higher education
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
Gap or gaps? Challenging the singular definition of the achievement gap
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
Reaching higher with affordability (working paper)
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
Dropout risk factors and exemplary programs: A technical report
Big ideas: Dropout prevention strategies: Achievement for Latinos through Academic Success (ALAS)
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
The minds of boys
The dropout/graduation crisis among American Indian and Alaska Native students: Failure to respond places the future of native peoples at risk
Choice without equity: Charter school segregation and the need for civil rights standards
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: Supplement to the analysts' guide
Postsecondary preparation and remediation: Examining the effect of the early assessment program at California State University
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Top gap closers: Some public four-year colleges and universities have made good progress in closing graduation rate gaps
On the cusp in California: How PreK-3rd strategies could improve education in the Golden State
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
The nation's report card: Reading 2009
Complete College America
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
SREB/Go Alliance
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
The breaking through practice guide
Special report on the transfer admission process: National Association for College Admission Counseling
Comparing achievement between K-8 and middle schools: A large empirical study
Turning it around: A collective effort to understand and resolve Philadelphia's dropout crisis
Project U-turn
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
State Higher Education Finance FY 2009
Career and college planning needs of ninth graders: As reported by ninth graders
Mapping the road to college: First generation students' math track, planning strategies, and context of support
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in college
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Improving low performing high schools: Searching for evidence of promise
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
The productivity argument for investing in young children
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
College-going cultures in urban high schools
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Turnaround schools that work: Moving beyond separate but equal
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Growing pains: Scaling up the nation's best charter schools
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Deloitte 2009 education survey overview: Redefining high school as a launch pad
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Multiple pathways to STEM: Examining state differences in community college attendance among Latino STEM bachelor's degree holders
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Annotated bibliography
Investing early: Intervention programs in selected U.S. states
Southern Education Foundation (SEF)
Making the connections: Connecting state and institutional policies to improve student success
The value of value-added data
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
BC AVID: Early Implementation Report -- Executive Summary
Postsecondary opportunity programs: Defining and improving an educational policy innovation
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
NAEP Mathematics 2009 state snapshot reports
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Ready for tomorrow: Helping all students achieve secondary and postsecondary success
Public education and black male students: The 2004 state report card
All students reaching the top: Strategies for closing academic achievement gaps
Educational attainment of people 18 years and over, by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin, for the 25 largest states: March 2000
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
Fifty years after Brown v. Board of Education: A two-tiered education system
Capturing the college potential of students from underserved populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Encouraging news for college bound foster youth
The funding gap 2004: Many states still shortchange low-income and minority students
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Career-related predictors of work-bound and college-bound status of adolescents in rural and nonrural areas
Add it up: Using research to improve education for low-income and minority students
National college access network
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Education Trust, Inc
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Pathways to college access and success
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Expanding access and opportunity: The impact of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
Meeting five critical challenges of high school reform: Lessons from research on three reform models
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
Smart boys, bad grades
Prep for prep
Creating schools that work
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
Minorities in higher education twenty-first annual status report, 2003-04
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
Strategies for success: Six stories of increasing college access
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
Promoting college access and success: A review of credit-based transition programs
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
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
National College Access Program Directory
Education and the economy: An indicators report
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
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
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Academic interventions to help states meet rigorous standards: Policy options
MALDEF Federal education rights pamphlet (spanish version)
Timing and duration of student participation in special education in the primary grades
Returning to our roots: Student access
Teaching and learning across the class divide
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
After Michigan, what? Next steps for affirmative action
Voices in urban education
Jonathan Kozol interview transcript: Source material for "Segregation and its Calamitous Effects, America's "Apartheid" Schools"
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Talent Development High Schools
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Can separate be equal? The overlooked flaw at the center of No Child Left Behind
Recent STEM initiatives
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
College learning for the new global century
Earnings by attainment
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - Spanish Version
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
Washington Data and Reports
Funding Gaps 2006
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Course credit accrual and dropping out of high school
Developing the STEM education pipeline
Academic and noncognitive variables related to PLAN scores
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
Why rural matters 2007: The realities of rural education growth
Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
The challenges of change: Learning from the child care and early education experiences of immigrant families
Rethinking high school: An introduction to New York City's experience
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
Retooling career and technical education
Are they really ready to work? Employers perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
How far behind in math and reading are English Language Learners?
A plan to improve the quality of teaching in American schools
State of college readiness for Latino students
Rethinking high school: Preparing students for success in college, career, and life
Postsecondary Access and Success
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Rethinking high school: Five profiles of innovative models for student success
A commitment to America's future: Responding to the crisis in mathematics and science education
Accelerated developmental education project
Evaluation of new century high schools: Profile of an initiative to create and sustain small, successful high schools
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Average ACT® score for the high school class of 2006 is the highest since 1991
Hispanic students’ ACT scores hold steady as number of those testing increases at record pace
Mathematics and science achievement and course-taking for college-bound high school students
Rescuing Brown v. Board of Education: Profiles of twelve school districts pursuing socioeconomic school integration
The High Schools Hispanics Attend: Size and Other Key Characteristics
Early college planning pays big dividends: Louisiana
Using PLAN to identify student readiness for advanced courses in high school
African American students and U.S. high schools
Federal support for adolescent literacy: A solid investment
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
What's wrong with guys?
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Addressing the needs of adult learners
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
Reaching Higher: Strategic Directions for Higher Education in Indiana
Dream it! Do it!
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
College application calendar: Save the date for college
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Alabama education quick facts 2007
Early childhood education: Investing in quality makes sense
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Getting there–and beyond: Building a culture of college-going in high schools
Going to scale with high-quality early education: Choices and consequences in universal pre-Kindergarten efforts
The unraveling of No Child Left Behind: How negotiated changes unravel the law
Racial transformation and the changing nature of segregation
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Students entering and leaving postsecondary occupational education: 1995-2001
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
Reflections on college access and persistence
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Public education and Black male students: The 2006 state report card
The toolbox revisited: Paths to degree completion from high school through college
Designing and financing an integrated program of college study: Lessons from the California Academy of Liberal Studies
Charting a new course for career and technical education
The Princeton Review and Hispanic Scholarship Fund college admissions roadmap (Spanish Version)
Embedding college readiness indicators in high school curriculum and assessment
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Indiana's 2006 graduation rate
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2005 NAEP high school transcript study
Rigor at risk: Reaffirming quality in the high school core curriculum
Expanding learning time in high schools
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
For better science, just add color
Leading by example
Closing the achievement gap: An overview
Achievement gaps and correlates of early mathematics achievement: Evidence from the ECLS K-first grade sample
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Measuring up internationally: Developing skills and knowledge for the global economy
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Preliminary report on No Child Left Behind in Indiana country
Understanding recent changes in child poverty
School-to-career and post-secondary education: Evidence from the Philadelphia educational longitudinal study
Ensuring academic success for English learners
Dropout rates in the United States: 2004
Office of Indian education programs
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Academic pathways, preparation, and performance: A descriptive overview of the transcripts from the high school graduating class of 2003-04
Enhancing high school reform: Lessons from site visits to four cities
Raising minority academic achievement: A compendium of education programs and practices
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
The talent development high school model: Context, components, and initial impacts on ninth-grade students' engagement and performance
Crisis or possibility? Conversations about the American high school
Peak experiences
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
Diversity, school, family, and community connections
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Dual credit and exam-based courses in US public high schools:2002-03
A profile of the American high school sophomore in 2002
Getting ready for college: What student engagement data can tell us
OECD Programme for international student assessment
State of college admission 2007
Mortgaging our future: How financial barriers to college undercut America's global competitiveness
Measuring up 2006 state report card on education: Indiana
Investing in the education of older students: A summary of the evidence
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
Cultural issues related to high school reform: Deciphering the case of black males
Career advancement for low-income workers through community college and community-based organization partnerships
Raising and educating healthy boys: A report on the growing crisis in boys' education
The silent epidemic: Perspectives of high school dropouts
Examining college remediation trends in Indiana
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
College access: Results from a survey of low-income teens and parents
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2006 status report
SMASH Academy
Success for All Foundation
High school reform and work: Facing labor market realities
Helping children move from bad schools to good ones
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Reforms that could help narrow the achievement gap
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
Does diversity make a difference? Three research studies on diversity in college classrooms
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
Lumina Foundation for Education
Bridging the widest gap: Raising the achievement of Black boys
Beyond high school: Improving transition programs for postsecondary education
State strategies for redesigning high schools and promoting high school to college transitions
Student readiness for college: Connecting state policies
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
New traditions: Options for rural high school excellence
Mentoring high-school Latino students: Realism versus false hope
The mentoring of disadvantaged youth
Losing our future: How minority youth are being left behind by the graduation rate crisis
When it comes to school, girls rule
Reflecting on reconnecting males to higher education
From risk to opportunity: Fulfilling the educational needs of Hispanic Americans in the twenty-first century
Crucial choices: How students financial decisions affect their academic success
One-third of a nation: Rising drop-out rates and declining opportunity
Counseling and college counseling in America’s high schools
Decisions without direction: Career guidance and decision-making among American youth
How do career interventions impact the educational choices of eighth-grade students
Beyond empty promises: Policies to improve transitions into colleges and jobs
Work-based learning and higher education: A research perspective
College readiness begins in middle school
Closing the gap: High achievement for students of color
Public high school graduation and college readiness rates in the United States
High school graduation rates by race/ethnicity, limited English proficiency, free and reduced price lunch
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
Preparing students for success in college
Pre-college outreach programs for low-income students: A literature review
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Low-income adults in profile: Improving lives through higher education
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Beyond percentage plans: The challenge of equal opportunity in higher education
Empty promises: The myth of college access in America
Socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and selective college admissions
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
Rhetoric and reality: Effects and consequences of the HOPE scholarship
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
Closing the access gap: Does information matter?
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
And after high school? A pan-Canadian study of grade 12 students in French-language schools in minority settings: Educational aspirations and plans to pursue a career in their home regions -- Executive Summary
BC AVID: Early implementation report
Are achievement gaps closing and is achievement rising for all?
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
Research on retention and attrition
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
Growing What Works Database
Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How federal policymakers can address barriers to high school graduation
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Progress and gaps in college preparation policy
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
2009 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
Projections of education statistics to 2018
Helping students navigate the path to college: What high schools can do
Family firsts: Reach for your dreams
Taking the easy way out: How the GED testing program induces students to drop out
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
Creating a college-going culture: A resource guide
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
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
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Close the hidden funding gaps in our schools
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
A national study of institutional policies for the evaluation of transfer applicants
Education Trust-West
High school dropout and completion rates in the United States: 2007
Raising the roof: Explore California public school data
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
2009 Report on Indiana's dropout student population
Response to Intervention (RTI) and English Learners (ELLs)
Culturally responsive Response to Intervention
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
Common Standards: The Time Is Now
College- and career-ready (video presentation): Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses.
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Writing to read: Evidence for how writing can improve reading
10 Ideas to ensure college readiness in the No Child Left Behind and Higher Education Acts
The past, present, and future of comprehensive school reform
Mandating supplemental intervention services: Is New York state doing enough to help all students succeed?
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Expanded time, enriching experiences: Expanded learning time schools and community organization partnerships
Focusing on the essentials for college and career readiness: Policy implications of the ACT national curriculum survey results 2009
Expanded learning: Making it work for high school students
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
Examining gaps in mathematics achievement among racial-ethnic groups, 1972-1992
What every college access practitioner should know: About the importance of commitment
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
The enhanced reading opportunities study: Early impact and implementation findings
Engaged for success: Service-learning as a tool for high school dropout prevention
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
For every 100 girls...
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
Lessons learned: New teachers talk about their jobs, challenges, and long-range plans
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
I-STEM Resource Network
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Center for Law and Social Policy
A college access contract
2007 Status report on the Pell Grant program
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
The state role in accelerating student growth in low-performing high schools
2007 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
The 2007 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Latino students and disproportionality in special education
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
Mentors en Español
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
The last have become the first: Rural and small town America lead the way on desegregation
Enrollment status and outcomes
If small is not enough...The characteristics of successful small high schools in Chicago
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
The nation's report card: NAEP 2008: Trends in academic progress
Facts for education advocates: School counseling, access and persistence
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
The future of middle-skill jobs
Short sighted: How America's lack of attention to international education studies impedes improvement
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
Coming to our senses: Education and the American future
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
A developmental perspective on college and workplace readiness
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Transforming statewide high school assessment systems: A guide for state policymakers
The forgotten middle: Ensuring that all students are on target for college and career readiness before high school
Diversity and affirmative action in higher education
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
The impact of postsecondary remediation using a regression discontinuity approach: Addressing endogenous sorting and noncompliance
Economic state of young America
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Counting on graduation: An agenda for state leadership
The role of schools in the English language learner achievement gap
The cost of small high schools: A literature review
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Examining American Indian perspectives in the Central Region on parent's involvement in education
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Left out. Forgotten? Recent high school graduates and the Great Recession
Adult college completion toolkit
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
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
2012 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
An overview of classes taken and credits earned by beginning postsecondary students
RTTD guidance: Implementing continuous improvement metrics and strategies for the foundational conditions for personalized learning
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Promoting quality individualized learning plans: A "how to guide" focused on the high school years
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: Findings from four longitudinal studies
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
Fault lines in our democracy: Civic knowledge, voting behavior and civic engagement in the United States
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
The importance of being in school: A report on absenteeism in the nation's public schools
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
For profit higher education: The failure to safeguard the federal investment and ensure student success
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by academic level 2009-2010
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling: Elementary school counselor's guide
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Expanded learning opportunities: A more comprehensive approach to preparing high school students for college and a career
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Trends in high school dropout and completion rates in the United States: 1972-2009
The mission of the high school: a new consensus of the purposes of public education?
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
2011 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
Common core state standards: Progress and challenges in school districts' implementation
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
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
From remediation to acceleration: Early lessons from two Philadelphia back on track schools
Hidalgo early college district toolkit
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
Children of immigrants: The changing face of metropolitan America
2011 National survey of school counselors: School counseling at a crossroads
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 4: Is achievement improving and are gaps narrowing for Title 1 students?
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
2012 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
It takes a whole society: Opening up the learning landscape in the high school years
A crucible moment: College learning & democracy's future
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
State policy profiles for completion by design
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Snapshot Reports
Poised to lead: How school counselors can drive college and career readiness
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
Young Hispanic children: Boosting opportunities for learning
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
One-shot deal? Students' perceptions of assessment and course placement in California's community colleges
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Gaining ground: High schools closing the achievement gap
Which achievement gap?
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
2010 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
After the FAFSA: How red tape can prevent eligible students from receiving financial aid
The college completion agenda: 2010 progress report
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
Getting past go project: State reports on the cost of remedial education
Summer reading, summer not: How project READS (Reading Enhances Achievement During Summer) can advance equity
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
The Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
Investing in change: How much do Achieving the Dream colleges spend - and from what resources - to become data-driven institutions
Academic preparation for college in the high school senior class of 2003-04
Time to act: Closing the racial achievement gap
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
Science achievement and occupational career/technical education coursetaking in high school: The class of 2005
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
A model for success: CART's linked learning program increases college enrollment
Value added of teachers in high-poverty schools and lower-poverty schools
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Developmental education in community colleges
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
More is less: Extra time does little to boost college grad rates
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Closing the expectations gap 2011
Complexity in college admission: Fact or urban myth
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Reauthorizing ESEA: Considerations for dropout prevention and recovery
I Need a Pencil.com
Assessing developmental assessment in community colleges
7th Annual AP report to the nation
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
The differential impact of wealth vs. income in the college-going process
Incentivizing school turnaround: A proposal for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
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
Shut out of the military: Today's high school education doesn't mean you're ready for today's army
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Educational attainment in the United States: 2010 Detailed tables
Professional development for afterschool practitioners: The first year of the Palm Beach County Afterschool Educator Certificate program
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Implementing the common core state standards: An action agenda for higher education
Percentage of states with alignment between K-12 and higher education standards
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
A guide for African-American parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
The false promise of class-size reduction
Healthy steps toward student achievement: Research based recommendations for policy and practice
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers