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Author(s):Indiana Commission for Higher Education
Title:Reaching higher college completion (working paper)
Organization:Indiana Commission for Higher Education
Short Description:This working paper examines college participation and completion in Indiana, focusing on college access and degree completion.
Annotation:This working paper examines college participation and completion in Indiana, focusing on college access and degree completion. Significant economic benefits of college completion for individuals and the state, emphasizing the importance of college success in addition to college access.
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College Access
Community Colleges
Developmental Education/Remediation
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Employment and Workforce Development
Improving Postsecondary Student Success
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students
Preparation/College Readiness
Social and Economic Benefits of College/Economic Development
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The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Maximizing the College Choice Process to Increase Fit & Match for Underserved Students
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Western Policy Exchanges
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Still on the sidelines: What role will higher education trustees play in higher education reform?
State policy profiles for completion by design
What explains trends in labor supply among U.S. undergraduates, 1970-2009?
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Aligning education and workforce goals to foster economic development
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
National Coalition for College Completion
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
Business resources for a college- and career-ready America
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
Accelerating college knowledge: Examining the feasibility of a targeted early commitment Pell Grant program
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
NCHEMS information center
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Higher education, higher cost and higher debt: Paying for college in the future
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Who graduates in California?
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Access to success initiative
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Accelerated developmental education project
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2006
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
No Child Left Behind: State report card 2005-2006
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Addressing the needs of adult learners
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
Building a strong community college system for the state of Indiana: A best practices study
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Proven benefits of early childhood interventions
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Closing educational achievement gaps for Latino/a students in Utah
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Understanding the working college student
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
The power of the education-industry partnership: Fostering innovation in collaboration between community colleges and businesses
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Top gap closers: Some public four-year colleges and universities have made good progress in closing graduation rate gaps
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The Springboard Project: Getting ahead - staying ahead: Helping America's workforce succeed in the 21st century
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
Learning communities for students in developmental reading: An impact study at Hillsborough Community College
I-STEM Resource Network
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Economic state of young America
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
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
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Higher education success among historically marginalized males
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Core principles for transforming remedial education: A joint statement
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Field of degree and earnings by selected employment characteristics: 2011
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for Hispanic students
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for African-American students
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
Bridging the gap: An impact study of eight developmental summer bridge programs in Texas
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
We dream a world: The 2025 vision for black men and boys
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Learning communities for students in developmental math: Impact studies at Queensborough and Houston community colleges
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Achieving success: The latest news in promoting community college success
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
The role of mentoring in college access and success
One degree of separation: How young Americans who don't finish college see their chances for success
Gender inequalities in education
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Student success in higher education
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
Debt to degree: A new way of measuring college success
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Aligning community colleges to their local labor markets: The emerging role of online job ads for providing real-time intelligence about occupations and skills in demand
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Scaling and sustaining: State progress in the developmental education initiative
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
College readiness brief: Academic rigor: At the heart of college access and success
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Postsecondary opportunity programs: Defining and improving an educational policy innovation
Progress and gaps in college preparation policy
The productivity argument for investing in young children
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Rethinking developmental education in community colleges
SREB Factbook on higher education
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
Deciding on postsecondary education
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
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
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
Evaluating the impact of interventions that promote successful transitions from high school
Diverse issues in higher education
McNair scholar handbook
Adult learners: A data and policy perspective
Using state data to promote continuous improvement of workforce programs: Guidance for states preparing applications to the U.S. DOL workforce data quality initiative
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
College for all?
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
State Higher Education Finance FY 2009
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Global Skills for Global Completion
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Winter 2010
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Yes we can: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
One-shot deal? Students' perceptions of assessment and course placement in California's community colleges
On track to complete? A taxonomy of beginning community college students and their outcomes 3 years after enrolling: 2003-04 through 2006
The progress of education reform: Investing in college completion
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
A gathering force: A survey of two cohorts of Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholars
Hidden in plain sight: Adult learners forge a new tradition in higher education
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Measuring up internationally: Developing skills and knowledge for the global economy
Charter high schools: Closing the achievement gap
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
A synthesis of recommendations for improving U.S. science and mathematics education
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Opening Doors project publications
Forging new partnerships: Adult and developmental education in community colleges
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
Student African American Brotherhood
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
What's wrong with guys?
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
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
School Redesign Network
The Breakthrough High School project
A call to action: Why America must innovate
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Racial disparities and the new federalism
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
Breaking through: Factsheet
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Transitional jobs for ex-prisoners: Early impacts from a random assignment evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Prisoner Reentry Program
Best practices in recruiting and retaining minority graduate students
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Miles to go: Louisiana
Education and the economy: An indicators report
Center for Student Opportunity
Working together: Aligning state systems and policies for individual and regional prosperity
Opening doors: Support success: Services that may help low-income students succeed in community college
Catching the Dream
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
How curriculum influences college persistence in Indiana and the nation
College success programs
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
Women Employed
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
General education, vocational education, and labor-market outcomes over the life-cycle
A crucible moment: College learning & democracy's future
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Subprime opportunity: The unfulfilled promsie of for-profit colleges and universities
The differential impact of wealth vs. income in the college-going process
State policies regarding undocumented college students: A narrative of unresolved issues, ongoing debate and missed opportunities
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children: English language acquisition and middle school preparation: Keys to Latino educational success
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Everybody ready for college
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
The degree qualifications profile
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
The American middle class, income inequality, and the strength of our economy: New evidence in economics
Employment by summary education and training assignment, 2010 and projected 2020
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
What is "career ready"?
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Latino college completion in 50 states
Washington state student achivement initiative: Achievement points analysis for academic years 2007-2011
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Does more money matter? An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration in California
Hiring and higher education: Business executives talk about the costs and benefits of college
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Career and technical education: Five ways that pay along the way to the B.A.
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
Regardless of the cost, college still matters
Rethinking remedial education: The role of MSIs in serving underreprepared students in the 21st century
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
How do pre-collegiate outreach programs impact college-going among underrepresented students
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Career advancement for low-income workers through community college and community-based organization partnerships
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Improving literacy outcomes for English language learners in high school: Considerations for states and districts in developing a coherent policy framework
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Strategic directions in Indiana education
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Enrollment status and outcomes
Their fair share: How Texas-sized gaps in teacher quality shortchange low-income and minority students
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
An overview of post-secondary support programs for former foster youth
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
A commitment to America's future: Responding to the crisis in mathematics and science education
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
The global state of higher education and the rise of private finance
The path to prosperity: A policy of investment
American Indian and Alaska Native students in U.S. high schools
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Status and trends in the education of racial and ethnic minorities
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
New kids on the block: Results from the Moving to Opportunity experiment
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
Reaching Higher: Strategic Directions for Higher Education in Indiana
College affordability for students from low and lower-middle income families
Realizing the college dream (English and Spanish versions)
Educational opportunity for all?
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
States that raise their high school graduation rates could generate millions more in higher wages
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Career pathways: Aligning public resources to support individual and regional economic advancement in the knowledge economy
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Thinking outside the box: Policy strategies for readiness, access, and success
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Setting statewide college- and career-ready goals
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
Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Lumina Foundation Focus: Off the charts: Columns of data provide support for student achievement
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Guiding developmental math students to campus services: An impact evaluation of the Beacon program at South Texas College
What are we doing to middle school English learners? Findings and recommendations for change from a study of California EL programs
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
Lumina Foundation Lessons: When networks build a platform, students step up
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
Getting past go: Rebuilding the remedial education bridge to college success
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
Early intervention program and college partnerships
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
College for working adults
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
21st Century skills, education, and competitiveness: A resource and policy guide
The economic benefits of academic and career preparation
Corporate investments in college readiness and access
"Careers for the future" education program
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Federal access policies and higher education for working adults
Flexible learning options for adult students
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
Education watch 2009
Tuition equity legislation: Investing in Colorado high school graduates through equal opportunity to postsecondary education
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Students earning zero credits
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Summer Search
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Global Policy Fellows Program: Lessons learned
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
Educational Policy Improvement Center
Making the connections: Connecting state and institutional policies to improve student success
Community college student outcomes: Limitations of the Intergrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and recommendations for improvement
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
Measuring student achievement at postsecondary institutions
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
Collegiate remediation: A review of the causes and consequences
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes: Executive Summary
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
Return on investment to increasing postsecondary credential attainment in the United States
Valuable learning or "spinning their wheels"?: Understanding excess credits earned by community college associate degree completers
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
The college advantage: Weathering the economic storm
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
From soldier to student II: Assessing campus programs for veterans and service members
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Community college student survey
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Meeting the challenge: The role of school leaders in turning around the lowest-performing high schools
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Just how similar? Community colleges and the for-profit sector
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
Community college and high school partnerships
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
Who wins? Who pays? The economic returns and costs of a Bachelor's degree
Buying college: What consumers need to know
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Adult College Completion Network
Facilitating student learning through contextualization
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
From GED to college degree: Creating pathways to postsecondary success for high school dropouts
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Unlocking potential: Results of a national survey of postsecondary education in state prisons
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
When working works: Employment & postsecondary success
New measures, new perspectives: Graduates time-and-credits-to degree in SREB states
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Leveraging data for college completion
Lightening the load: A look at four ways that community schools can support effective teaching
Improving the odds for failing schools
Assets & opportunity scorecard
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study (2012)
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Middle-class societies invest more in public education: A stronger middle class is associated with higher levels of spending on education
Operation College Promise
From remediation to acceleration: Early lessons from two Philadelphia back on track schools
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth: A key to higher education access and success: Version 2.0
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
Project WIn-Win
The Future Ready Project
Percentage of states with alignment between K-12 and higher education standards
Using linked data to drive education and training improvement
Designing STEM pathways through early college: Ohio's metro early college high school
Between two worlds: How young Latinos come of age in America
College readiness issue brief: Social support: An essential ingredient to success
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Linking secondary and postsecondary systems: Lessons from Indiana
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Southern Education Foundation (SEF)
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
Enhancing college student success through developmental education
Developmental Education Toolkit
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
Campaign for High School Equity
Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
Postsecondary connection: Making the link between high school preparation and college success
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Education attainment levels for the states: Degree completion overview charts (by state)
Schools, skills, and synapses
The future workforce of Indiana
Toward a national workforce education and training policy
Strengthening state policies to increase the education and skills of low-wage workers
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Science and engineering indicators 2008: State data tool
College For Every Student
Indiana college success coalition
National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
The state of American manhood
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Grantmakers for Education
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
The Condition of Education 2010
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Terms of engagement: Men of color discuss their experiences in community college
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
Higher education budgets and the global recession
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
Postsecondary preparation and remediation: Examining the effect of the early assessment program at California State University
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
Evaluating student success interventions: Principles and practices of student success
Chasing the same dream, climbing different ladders: Economic mobility in the United States and Canada
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
What impacts student success in college persistence and completion?
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
ABE career connections: A manual for integrating Adult Basic Education into Career Pathways
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Academic competitiveness and national SMART grant programs: First-year lessons learned
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
Unexpected pathways: Transfer patterns of California community college students
The community college as a nexus for workforce transitions: A critical essay
Adult learners and new traditions in higher education
Improving college readiness and success for all students: A joint responsibility between K-12 and postsecondary education
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
National Indian education study part II: The educational experiences of fourth- and eighth-grade American Indian and Alaska Native students
The career pathways how-to guide
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Student retention and graduation: Facing the truth, living with the consequences
College learning for the new global century
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Making accountability work: Community colleges and statewide higher education accountability systems
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Keeping America competitive: Five strategies to improve mathematics and science education
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
Tapping America's potential: The education for innovation initiative
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Accelerated learning for all
Leading by example
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities
Financing workforce development programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
Knocking at the college door: California state report
Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
Colorado Reports
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures 2006
Earnings by attainment
Education watch California: Key education facts and figures
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Preparing Oklahoma students for the future
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
How much does the federal government spend to promote economic mobility and for whom?
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Education as an engine for regional economic and workforce development
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
Kids Count state-level data online
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
Preparing today's high school students for tomorrow's opportunities
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
Over half of low-income children live with a parent who works regularly
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Puente Project
With diploma in hand: Hispanic high school seniors talk about their future
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Rising to the challenge: Are high school graduates prepared for college and work
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
National college access network
Education Trust, Inc
State higher education finance: FY 2004
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Examining college remediation trends in Indiana
Mississippi's mandate: How investment in education pays off in Mississippi
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
The school to college transition: Challenges and prospects
Work-based learning and higher education: A research perspective
Beyond empty promises: Policies to improve transitions into colleges and jobs
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Lumina Foundation focus: Refuse to lose: Today’s colleges and universities must work to foster student success
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
Making every diploma count: Using extended-year graduation rates to measure student success
Think College Indiana!
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
Scaling community college interventions
From information to action: Revamping higher education accountability systems
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
Driving innovation from the middle: Middle-skill jobs in the American South's economy
After-school toolkit: TIps, techniques, and templates for improving program quality
Smart money: Informing higher education philanthropy
Moving the starting line through prior learning assessment
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Work-integrated learning and career-ready students: Examining the evidence
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Adolescent literacy
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
Prison vs. Princeton
STEM: State reports and state level analysis
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Hard times: College majors, unemployment and earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal
Young children of immigrants and the path to educational success: Key themes from an Urban Institute roundtable
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 3: Student achievement at 8th grade
Engaging adjunct and full-time faculty in student success innovation
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
Changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out
College completion toolkit
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
New path to federal student aid for those with no high school diploma or GED
Credit recovery and proficiency-based credit: Maintaining high expectations while providing flexibility
Higher education: Students at the heart of the system
Transfer and articulation policies
Closing the gap between high school and college
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
Can transfer and articulation policies propel communtiy college students to a bachelor's degree-and is that the only goal?
Persistence and attainment of 2003–04 beginning postsecondary students: After six years
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
Building a higher skilled workforce: Results and implications from the Bridgeconnect national survey
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
A detection model of college withdrawal
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
Slip sliding away: An anxious public talks about today's economy and the American Dream
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
Professional college knowledge: Re-envisioning how we prepare our college readiness workforce
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
What Works Clearinghouse review of the report "The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring"
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
For profit higher education: The failure to safeguard the federal investment and ensure student success
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
Keeping students on course: An impact study of a student success course at Guilford Technical Community College
Reforming the state's transfer progress on senate bill 1440
Education, job openings, and unemployment in metropolitan America
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
An examination of the information technology job market
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
An overview of classes taken and credits earned by beginning postsecondary students
How do recent college grads really stack up? Employment and earnings for graduates of the Great Recession
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Improving student attainment in community colleges: Institutional characteristics and policies
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
HBCU graduates: Employment, earnings, and success after college
Early exit: Understanding adult attrition in accelerated and traditional postsecondary programs
College students working: The choice nexus
The investment payoff: A 50 state analysis of the public and private benefits of higher education.
Affordability of postsecondary education: Equity and adequacy across the 50 states
Undocumented immigrant students and access to higher education: An overview of federal and state policy
Opening doors: Students’ perspectives on juggling work, family, and college
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
Beyond college for all: Policies and practices to improve transitions into college and jobs
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
The educational, social, and economic benefits of making informed and considered career decisions
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
Closing the expectations gap: 2006
The broader societal benefits of higher education
Higher education's contribution to the knowledge economy
Correcting course: How we can restore the ideals of public higher education in a market-driven era
Breaking through: Helping low-skilled adults enter and succeed in college and careers
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Postsecondary education opportunity
Lumina Foundation for Education
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
One step from the finish line: Higher college graduation rates are within our reach
The social prerequisites of success: Can college structure reduce the need for social know-how
A summary of career beginnings impact evaluation: Findings from a program for disadvantaged high school students
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
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
What community college practices and policies are effective in promoting student success: A study of high- and low-impact institutions
Bridges to Success
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Who goes to preschool and why does it matter?
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Bridge Partnership
SPIDO (State Policy Inventory Database Online)
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Helping adult learners make the transition to postsecondary education
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
High school to college and careers: Aligning state policies
Collaborative efforts in student retention: A snapshot of best practices across the nation
National HIRE network: Resources and assistance: Indiana
Stats Indiana
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
Just for the kids
Equality and education, A Century Foundation project
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Indiana project on academic success: Retention Bibliography
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
The relationship between advanced placement and college graduation
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
The contributions of economics to the study of college access and success
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: First report
The growing imbalance: Recent trends in U.S. postsecondary education finance
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
The state role in accelerating student growth in low-performing high schools
Career pathways: A strategy for transforming America's workforce education systems to support economic growth
Accelerated remedial math education: How institutional innovation and state policy interact
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Making pre-kindergarten work for low-income working families
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
Learning in a new key
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
Action plan: Business/Community leaders
The status of working families in Indiana: 2006 update
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Why community colleges?
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
Echoes of Bakke: A fractured Supreme Court invalidates two race-conscious K-12 student assignment plans but affirms the compelling interest in the educational benefit of diversity
States' progress toward high school restructuring
College Access: Indiana
Chicago Public Schools Department of Postsecondary Education
UA Adult Focus
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
Institutional practices and student persistence: Extending the empirical record
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Value added assessment: Accountability's new frontier
Collegiate learning assessement project
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
Transitioning adults to college: Adult basic education program models
Improving urban student achievement through early childhood reform: What state policymakers can do
Recent STEM initiatives
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
Who's left behind? Immigrant children in high and low LEP schools
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
Time to act: Closing the racial achievement gap
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
2009 Student retention practices and strategies at four-year and two-year institutions
High school remediation
A penny saved is mobility earned: Advancing economic mobility through savings
Financial education in TRIO programs
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
On the cusp in California: How PreK-3rd strategies could improve education in the Golden State
Using data to increase student success: A focus on diagnosis: Principles and practices of student success
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
State R&D and k-12 STEM Education Report Cards
Open-access colleges responsible for greatest gains in graduation rates
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
Moving success from the shadows: Data systems that link education and workforce outcomes
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Minority student success: The role of teachers in Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
National Center for Academic Transformation
Investing in change: How much do Achieving the Dream colleges spend - and from what resources - to become data-driven institutions
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
Remedial and developmental education at Ivy Tech
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
Condition of education 2008
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Indiana R&D 2008: Meeting the global challenge for innovation
K-12 R&D and STEM Education Report Cards
The fiscal impacts of college attainment
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Investing in lasting change: Productivity and U.S. higher education
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
National Center on Education and the Economy
Noncredit enrollment in workforce education: State policies and community college practices
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Creating postsecondary pathways to good jobs for young high school dropouts: The possibilities and the challenges
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Promising instructional reforms in developmental education: A case study of three Achieving the Dream colleges
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Getting back on track: Effects of a community college program for probationary students
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
Making high school students into "college material"
Bringing off-track youth into the center of high school reform: Lessons and tools from leading communities
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
Field guide for improving student success
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
Hopes & hurdles: California foster youth and college financial aid
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
Employers, low-income young adults, and post-secondary credentials: A practical typology for business, education, and community leaders
Success at every step: How 23 programs support youth on the path to college and beyond
College enrollment hits an all-time high, fueled by community college surge
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
What states can do to improve teacher effectiveness
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Annotated bibliography
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Common measures for college access and success
Taking college courses in high school: A strategy for college readiness
STEM in postsecondary education: Entrance, attrition, and coursetaking among 2003-2004 beginning postsecondary students
Promoting work-based learning: Efforts in Connecticut and Kentucky
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
Trends in student aid 2012
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Using No Child Left Behind waivers to improve english language learner education
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Learning from the past: Drawing on California's CLAS experience to inform assessment of the Common Core
National and regional workforce solutions: New industry-higher education projects for the NextGen U.S. workforce
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
Workforce Investment Act reauthorization may move youth development field back a decade: Analysis of H.R. 4297 through a youth advocacy lens
Growing proportion of children in poverty means more education challenges
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
Defining college readiness: Where are we now, are where do we need to be?
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
Does America promote mobility as well as other nations?
The nation's report card: Science 2011
Labor market returns to sub-baccalaureate credentials: How much does a community college degree or certificate pay?
A new classification scheme for for-profit institutions
Pursuing the American Dream: Economic mobility across generations
Breaking new ground: Building a national workforce skills credentialing system
A model for success: CART's linked learning program increases college enrollment
The social life of college information: Relationships and experiences as tools for enhancing college decision making
What works in student retention 2010
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
The impact of teacher experience
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 2: Slow and uneven progress in narrowing gaps
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
Ten facts about the recovery
GEAR UP: Current project overviews 2002
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Five ways ed pays (Spanish language version)
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
FIve ways ed pays: Five powerful ways a college degree can transform your life and your lifestyle
Speaking of salaries: What it will take to get qualified, effective teachers in all classrooms
Accelerating the academic achievement of students referred to developmental education
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
The condition of education 2011
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
The Future of Children Journal: Immigrant children
Research support for school counseling
Fall 2011: Estimated headcount enrollment and Pell Grant trends
Cohort default rates in context
The for-profit postsecondary school sector: Nimble critters or agile predators?
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
8th Annual AP report to the nation
Final report of the task force on undergraduate graduation rates
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
The global gender gap index: 2011
The truth behind higher education disclosure laws
Leveraging service blueprinting to rethink higher education
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Designing common assessments to be measures of college and career readiness: Challenges and opportunities
The case for change in college admissions
Saving now and saving later: How high school reform can reduce the nation's wasted remediation dollars
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
Multiple pathways to STEM: Examining state differences in community college attendance among Latino STEM bachelor's degree holders
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
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
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
The changing pathways of Hispanic youth into adulthood
College readiness and high school-to-college success
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Adult education for work: Transforming adult education to build a skilled workforce
Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
Graduating America: Meeting the challenge of low-graduation rate high schools
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
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
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
Facts for education advocates: School counseling, access and persistence
State education activities to support mission growth
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
Race to the top: Promising approaches to establishing meaningful data systems fostering continuous improvement
Education Equality Project
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
The case for more attention to financial assistance for adult learners in Indiana who will need to seek Bachelor's degree completion at a distance
Big questions, practical answers: New strategies for setting and moving a higher education agenda
Expanding options: State financing of education pathways for struggling students and out-of-school youth (Indiana report)
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
Educational policies for integrating college competencies and workforce needs: Cases from Brazil, Mongolia, Ukraine, and the United States
The effectiveness of student aid policies: What the research tells us
The Working Poor Families Project
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
The poor and the rich: A look at economic stratification and academic performance among undergraduate students in the United States
Building a better bridge: Helping young adults enter and succeed in college
2008-2009 Alternative education programs (by Indiana county)
America's forgotten middle-skill jobs: Education and training requirements in the next decade and beyond
What do we know about the economic benefits of the GED? A synthesis of evidence from recent research
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
State indicators of science and mathematics education: 2007
Closing the gap in science achievement: Using NAEP science assessment scores to analyze state trends
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
From No Child Left Behind to Every Child a Graduate
Is college opportunity slipping away? Parents and the public voice concerns about higher education access and affordability
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
Education beyond the rhetoric: Making rigor something "real"
Ivy Tech programs: Fast track to college and double up for college
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Partnerships for public purposes: Engaging higher education in societal challenges of the 21st Century
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Is it live or is it Internet? Experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate in the nations largest metropolitan areas
Business Higher Education Forum (BHEF)
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
Restoring the balance: Dollars, values, and the future of college sports
Sample state legislation to extend foster care, adoption, and guardianship protections, services, and payments to young adults age 18 and over
Managing contracts for educational equity: Emerging trends and issues
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Getting past go project: State reports on the cost of remedial education
Early colllege high school: Increased rigor, enhanced support (videos of Indiana early college high schools)
A next social contract for the primary years of education
What educators should learn from ER
What does research say about 21st century skills?
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
Welfare reform and intergenerational mobility
SREB/Go Alliance
A paradox of education progress
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
The workplace realities
Transition and alignment: Two keys to assuring student success
A new paradigm for economic development: How higher education insitutions are working to revitalize their regional and state economies
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Case studies of three community colleges: The policy and practice of assessing and placing students in developmental education courses
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Graduated success: Sustainable economic opportunity through one- and two-year credentials
Maximizing the potential of older adults: Benefits to state economies and individual well-being
Engaging faculty in the Achieving the Dream initiative: Principles and practices of student success
High school career academies: A 40-year proven model for improving college and career readiness
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
The historic opportunity to get college readiness right: The Race to the Top fund and postsecondary education
Core commitments of participating (Achieving the Dream) colleges
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: P-20 longitudinal data systems
Annie E. Casey Foundation 2010 Kids Count Data Book
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
Web tables - student financing of undergraduate education: 2007-08
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
Web tables - profiles of students in graduate and first-professional education: 2007-08
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Ensuring academic success for English learners
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Students entering and leaving postsecondary occupational education: 1995-2001
Closing the achievement gap: An overview
The road less traveled? Students who enroll in multiple institutions
Transfer college quality and student performance
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
The benefits of racial/ethnic student groups: A psychologist explains
Bridge program planning guide
Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
Expanding opportunities: Postsecondary career and technical education and preparing tomorrow’s workforce
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
College degree nearly doubles annual earnings; Indiana lags nation in attainment of bachelor's degree
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Helping Teens Succeed
MALDEF Federal education rights pamphlet (spanish version)
Nontraditional undergraduates
How diversity affects teaching and learning
Setting the stage: Adults in Higher Education
Improving math performance
Database of 21st century skills assessments
How far behind in math and reading are English Language Learners?
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Workers need training, not tough talk
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Opportunities in place: National assessment of the rural community college initiative
Child care assistance in 2004: States have fewer funds for child care
Reaching all children? Understanding early care and education participation among immigrant families
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
Head Start participants, programs, families, and staff in 2005
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Families forgotten: Administration’s priorities put child care low on list
Validity of high-school grades in predicting student success beyond the freshman year: High-school record vs. standardized tests as indicators of four-year college outcomes
Low-income students and college success: More than money
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
California Youth Connection
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
Setting the '08 education agenda for the nation: Benchmarking to international standards while protecting the public's traditional commitment to a comprehensive education
Starfish Initiative
The future of public education in New Orleans
The real technology challenge
Higher Education in Michigan: Overcoming Challenges to Expand Access
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
Education and economic mobility
Turning around chronically low-performing schools
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state and race/ethnicity 1992-2022
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
Reflections on college access and persistence
Access and participation profiles
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Policy indicators for higher education WICHE states
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
American diploma project network Indiana action plan
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Breaking barriers: A case study of two high performing high schools
Education and incarceration
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
Excelencia in education
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
The advanced placement expansion of the '90's: How did traditionally underserved students fare
Early college high school model: Strategy for high school completion, college access and success
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Beating the odds: A city-by-city analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments
Reaching parents: The role of Latino parents in their children's education
Paying for persistence: Early results of a Louisiana scholarship program for low-income parents attending community college
2002 State new economy index
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
Vital voices: Building constituencies for public school reform
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
Accelerated learning options: Moving the needle on access and success
Low educational attainments continue to penalise people in many OECD countries
Update to state dual enrollment policies: Addressing access and quality
Leaving boys behind: Public high school graduation rates
Overview of education in Indiana: Preparing students for success
High school reform and work: Facing labor market realities
Foundation for excellent schools
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
First generation students in postsecondary education: A look at their college transcripts
School relationships foster success for African American students
Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
Confronting the graduation rate crisis in the south
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Swimming against the tide: The poor in American higher education
They can't go home again: Undocumented aliens and access to U.S. higher education
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Primary progress, secondary challenge
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
Latino students and the educational pipeline: From middle school to the workforce
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
Education dedicated to black males still relevant
Adult persistence and success in higher education: A brief annotated bibliography of online resources
Data sources for improving college access and success
Low-income adults in profile: Improving lives through higher education
Higher education reform: Incorporating the needs of foster youth
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
Powerful partnerships: Independent colleges share high-impact strategies for low-income students’ success
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Future skill shortages in the U.S. economy?
Some states still leave low-income students behind; Others make surprising gains
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
Six year attainment, persistence, transfer, retention, and withdrawal rates of students who began postsecondary education in 2003-04
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates
A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
An economy that works: Job creation and America's future
Women see value and benefits of college; Men lag on both fronts, survey finds
HSIs 2009-10
Workforce development economics 101: State by state snapshots
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
Ramp-up to Readiness
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
Three policies to reduce time to degree
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
State responses to the increasing prevalence of autism spectrum disorders
America's youth: Transitions to adulthood
Assimilation tomorrow: How America's immigrants will integrate by 2030
Young adult outcomes of youth exiting dependent or delinquent care in Los Angeles county
National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Snapshot Reports
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
Educational attainment in the United States: 2010 Detailed tables
SREB State Data Exchange: 2009-10 Indicators report
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Implementing the common core state standards: An action agenda for higher education
What should count? Frontline perspectives on student success and college accountability
Supporting data use while protecting the privacy, security and confidentiality of student information: A primer for state policymakers
The college completion agenda: State capitals campaign 2011
The false promise of class-size reduction
Pell Institute: TRIO clearinghouse
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
Student progression through developmental sequences in community colleges
Participation and success in the advanced placement program continue to grow in the SREB states
Getting students ready for college and careers: Transitional senior mathematics
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
State and local policy for reconnecting youth
Cracking the student aid code: