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Author(s):Dannenberg, M
Title:10 New higher education ideas for a new Congress
Source:http://www.newamerica.net/publications/policy/1...
Date:2009
Organization:New America Foundation
Short Description:These ideas include: social insurance for college costs, an intern scholarship program, a college fund for every student, bailout accountability, college accountability, an "open university," a "debt swap," supplemental class-based affirmative action, targeting aid to needy middle and high school students, and replacing refundable tax credits with pell grants.
Annotation:These ideas include: social insurance for college costs, an intern scholarship program, a college fund for every student, bailout accountability, college accountability, an "open university," a "debt swap," supplemental class-based affirmative action, targeting aid to needy middle and high school students, and replacing refundable tax credits with pell grants. Each idea is explained in detail and presents pros and cons related to the issue.
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Special populations: Tips for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
False fronts? Behind higher education's voluntary accountability systems
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Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
Funding university education in Ontario: Ontario University applicant survey report
Trends in college pricing 2009
Ten Things you need to know about financial support for post-secondary students in Canada
Immigrant parents' investments in their children's post-secondary education
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ACE Online Information Center
Deciding about post-secondary education: Hearing the voices of non-attendees
Student Financial Survey: Baseline Results (2001)
Why stop after high school?: A descriptive analysis of the most important reasons that high school graduates do not continue to PSE
Post-secondary access and student financial aid in Canada: Current knowledge and research gaps
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Making ends meet: The 2001–2002 student financial survey
Canadian college student finances
Report on student debt: Canadian college student survey and Canadian undergraduate survey consortium
Investing in their future: A survey of student and parental support for learning
Canadian college student finances: Third edition (2005)
Is university education in Canada more affordable than in the United States?: A Review of the Argument Presented in The affordability of university education: A perspective from both sides of the 49th parallel
A family affair: The impact of paying for college or university
Does money matter? II
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
Rethinking the middleman: Federal student loan guarantee agencies
How America saves for college 2009: Sallie Mae's national study of students and parents
Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
The public realities of private student loans
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
Characteristics of private student loan borrowers who do not use federal education loans
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Center for College Affordability and Productivity
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Federal access policies and higher education for working adults
Core problems: Out-of-field teaching persists in key academic courses and high-poverty schools
USA Funds Unlock the Future
Think college? Me? Now?
Big questions, practical answers: New strategies for setting and moving a higher education agenda
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Official cohort default rates for schools
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Campus commons? What faculty, financial officers, and others think about controlling college costs
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
The (un)productivity of American higher education: From cost "dis-ease"to cost effectiveness
Return on educational investment: A district-by-district evaluation of U.S. educational productivity
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Incentivizing school turnaround: A proposal for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Advancing teacher and prinicpal effectiveness: Four recommendations for reforming the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Unconventional wisdom: A profile of the graduates of early college high school
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Adding it all up: An early look at net price calculators
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
New path to federal student aid for those with no high school diploma or GED
Overlooked and underpaid: How Title 1 shortchanges high schools, and what ESEA can do about it
The American Freshman: National norms for Fall 2009
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
YourWordsToday.org
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Is school funding fair? A national report card
Web tables - trends in undergraduate stafford loan borrowing: 1989-90 to 2007-08
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Scholarship Program
Modeling Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs): Campus practices that work for Latino students
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Early intervention program and college partnerships
Programs at higher education institutions for disadvantaged precollege students
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Ed Fund
Strategic directions in Indiana education
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
What are they and how do I use them? Strategies and tools to increase and improve filing of the federal Hope and Lifetime Learning education tax credits by low-income filers
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Indiana Chafee Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
Indiana's guide to paying for college
IBRinfo.org
Low-income students and college success: More than money
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
Guide for parents: Ten steps to prepare your child for college
A scan of our changing environment, 2004 - 2005
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
LearnMore Indiana Resource Center
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Going to the source: A practical way to simplify the FAFSA
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
The economic promise of investing in high-quality preschool: Using early education to improve economic growth and the fiscal sustainability of states and the nation
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
Thinking outside the box: Policy strategies for readiness, access, and success
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
Federal Student Aid (FSA)
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Fund Your Future: Counselors' Guide
Addressing the needs of adult learners
Academic and noncognitive variables related to PLAN scores
Back to school: Federal student aid policy and adult college enrollment
Project on student debt: State by state data
Student charges and financial aid: 2006-07
Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
Fifty states of achieving the dream: State policies to enhance access to community colleges across the United States
Helping families finance college: Improved student loan disclosures and counseling
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
California trends in student aid: 1994-95 to 2003-04
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Promise abandoned: How policy choices and institutional practices restrict college opportunity
Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
Tuition discounting: Not just a private college practice
State of college admission 2007
The feasibility of delivering aid for college through the tax system
The future of private loans: Who is borrowing and why?
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
Graduating with debt: The biggest threat to young American's financial well-being?
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
KnowHow2GO
Cutting interest rates, lowering student loan debt: An analysis of the congressional proposal to cut student loan interest rates in half
National Urban League Scholarships
Catching the Dream
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
Unintended admission consequences of federal aid for homeschoolers
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
Is access to college in jeopardy in the west? Projections of high school graduates to 2012
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
Network news: Focus on finance policy, access, and affordability
Expanding college access: The impact of state finance strategies
Pell Grant recipients in selective colleges and universities
Lumina Foundation focus
Access and persistence: Fall 2005
Trends in student aid 2005
CollegeCosts.info
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
2003 Status report on the federal education loan programs
Student aid and tax benefits: Better research and guidance will facilitate comparison of effectiveness and student use
First generation college students: A literature review
2006-2007 NASFAA financial aid night and counselor's materials
Undocumented immigrant students: A very brief overview of access to higher education in California
Reframing the student loan costing debate: The benefits of competition
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
2012 Household financial planning survey
The student loan default trap: Why borrowers default and what can be done
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Consumer guide to changes in Federal Pell grants and student loans for 2012-13
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Feed the Pig Financial Planning for College
Expanded learning opportunities: A more comprehensive approach to preparing high school students for college and a career
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The mission of the high school: a new consensus of the purposes of public education?
High school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at fall 2009 ninth-graders parents', teachers, school counselors, and school administrators
The expansion of private loans in postsecondary education
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Up for grabs: The gains and prospects of first- and second generation young adults
Strong support, low awareness: Public perception of the common core state standards
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
Men of color: Ensuring the academic success of Latinos in higher education
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
The best of two worlds: Lessons from a community college-community organization collaboration to increase student success
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways and progress
How America pays for college 2011
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
Pathways to success: Integrating learning with life and work to increase national college completion
Challenging success: Can college degree completion be increased as states cut budgets?
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
Unbundling youth, family, and community involvement in college access: On the ground in Austin, Texas
2012 Education appropriations guide
Lightening the load: A look at four ways that community schools can support effective teaching
Know before you owe (student loans)
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Making college more affordable: The president's plan to lower college tuition is a good first step but more can be done
Poised to lead: How school counselors can drive college and career readiness
The economic value of opportunity youth
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
Beyond the master plan: The case for restructuring baccalaureate education in California
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
High debt, low information: A survey of student loan borrowers
Off the clock: What more time can (and can't) do for school turnarounds
For profit schools: Experiences of undercover students enrolled in online classes at selected institutions
Net tuition and net price trends in the United States: 2000-2009
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
Mobility makers
Equity scorecard: A process for building institutional capacity to educate young men of color
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
Emotional and behavioral disorders: Promoting prevention and positive interventions in school settings
2011 National survey of school counselors: School counseling at a crossroads
Student debt and the class of 2010
Whether and how to use state tests to measure student achievement in a multi-state randomized experiment: An empirical assessment based on four recent evaluations
Getting through: Higher education's plan to increase the college completion rates of Boston public schools graduates
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries:
Getting it right: Crafting federal accountability for higher student performance and a stronger America
Investing in education powers US competitiveness: Education funding must be preserved
Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy Curriculum
The missing "one-offs": The hidden supply of high achieving, low-income students
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Trends in college pricing 2012
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling: Elementary school counselor's guide
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
College is affordable: A pilot study
For this place, for these people: An exploration of best practices among charter schools serving native students
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New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
Borrowers on hold: Student loan collection agency complaint systems need massive improvement
Sending veterans to school: Fast facts on the post-9/11 GI Bill
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
College hopes and worries survey
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
Indiana dollars for scholars
USA Funds
U.S. Department of Education: The Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credit
Student financing of graduate and first professional education: 1999-2000
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
African American achievement in America
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Debt burden: A comparison of 1992-93 and 1999-2000 bachelor's degree recipients a year after graduating
Bridging the gap: Academic preparation and postsecondary success of first generation students
NCHEMS information center
The impact of demographic changes on higher education
Addressing student loan repayment burdens: Strengths and weaknesses of the current system
Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education
GEAR UP
College is possible
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Federal student loan debt:1993-2004
Correcting course: How we can restore the ideals of public higher education in a market-driven era
State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
College affordability in jeopardy: The rising price of higher education
Debts and decisions: Student loans and their relationship to graduate school and career choice
How curriculum influences college persistence in Indiana and the nation
Private scholarships count: Access to higher education and the critical role of the private sector
Financing higher education
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
American Indian Education Foundation: Tools for success scholarship handbook
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Parents are too optimistic about scholarships
Federal student aid need analysis: Background and selected simplification issues
On the road to college: Developing mobile and regional outreach services
National Center for College Costs
An exploration of what we know about the formation and impact of perceptions of college prices, student aid, and the affordability of college-going and a prospectus for future research
The federal government and the student aid partnership
Trends in college pricing 2006
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
Education watch online
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Financial aid, access, and America's social contract with higher education
Increasing the achievement of Native American youth at early college high schools
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Impact of student aid program design, operations, and marketing on the formation of family college-going plans and resulting college-going behaviors of potential students
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
Eliminating complexity and inconsistency in federal financial aid programs for higher education students: Towards a more strategic approach
NDSFA: Recommendations for improving federal aid delivery
More on affordability: Response to Tom Mortenson
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
The NASFAA journal of student financial aid
Project on student debt.org
Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
Dealing with debt: 1992-93 bachelor's degree recipients 10 years later
EducationQuest
Student financing of undergraduate education 2003-04, with a special analysis of the net price of attendance and federal education tax benefits
Contending with financial inequality
FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Trends in student aid 2007
Renewing the promise: The public universities in a transforming world
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Digest of Education Statistics
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
Federal support for adolescent literacy: A solid investment
Fund Your Future: Student Financial Aid Workbook
College: Making It Happen
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
Mission: Possible!
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Serving adult learners in higher education: Principles of effectiveness
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Consolidation loans: Redesign options and considerations
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
Repayment glossary
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
AB 540 is a change in the law: Higher education is now more affordable for California's immigrant students
Financial aid FAQ (frequently asked questions)
Finding the right college for you
Tuition and fees in public higher education in the West
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
Paying for college: A brief look at student financial aid programs
From aspirations to action: The role of middle school parents in making the dream of college a reality
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Parent primer on career exploration
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
Feeling the Florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountability pressure
Education Finance Council (EFC)'s financial literacy homepage
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
College planning resource directory
Delta project on postsecondary education costs, productivity, and accountability
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Federal Aid First
English-Spanish glossary of student financial aid and postsecondary education
What keeps good teachers in the classroom? Understanding and reducing teacher turnover
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Connecting schools, families, and communities: Stories and results from the Annie E. Casey Foundation's education investments
The status of African Americans in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Toward a national workforce education and training policy
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
Fixing No Child Left Behind
State higher education finance: 2007
Turning around chronically low-performing schools
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Gates Millennium Scholars Scholarships
Web tables - trends in graduate borrowing: selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Trends in college spending: 1998-2008: Where does the money come from? Where does it go? What does it buy?
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
The Harlem Children's Zone, Promise Neighborhoods, and the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Back on track to college: A Texas school district leverages state policy to put dropouts back on the path to success
Underperforming schools and the education of vulnerable children
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
College choice process of Latino undocumented students: Implications for recruitment and retention
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
Proposed legislative changes to the post-9/11 GI Bill: Potential implications for veterans and colleges
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
Schools without diversity: Education management organizations, charter schools, and the demographic stratification of the American school system
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
The new net price calculator for college website
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
Keeping the promise of change in California's lowest performing schools
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Income Based Repayment Calculator
Putting students ahead of private banks: Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibily Act (SAFRA) myths-facts
A next social contract for the primary years of education
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
Indiana's Cash for College
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways, and progress
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Title I and high schools: Addressing the needs of disadvantaged students at all grade levels
Loan forgiveness for specialized instructional support personnel (including school counselors) frequently asked questions
Student lending's failing grade
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
New school year brings steep cuts in state funding for schools
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Unequal aid: Discriminatory treatment of gay and transgender applicants and families headed by same-sex couples in the higher education financial aid process
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
Healthy steps toward student achievement: Research based recommendations for policy and practice
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Full Report)
How students are making it: Perspectives on getting through college from recent graduates of the Boston Public Schools (Short Version)
Driving innovation: How six states are organizing to improve outcomes in developmental education
Young children of immigrants and the path to educational success: Key themes from an Urban Institute roundtable
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Delinquency: The untold story of student loan borrowing
Ready by 21 case study: Austin, TX
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Tuition fees and student financial assistance: 2010 Global year in review
An analysis of inquiry, nonstart and drop reasons in nontraditional university student populations
False impression: How a widely stated study vastly overstates the benefits of charter schools
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Reauthorizing ESEA: Considerations for dropout prevention and recovery
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
Untapped potential: Fulfilling the promise of Big Brother Big Sisters and the bigs and littles they represent
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
A brief history of veterans' education benefits and their value
Education watch 2009
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc. Careers for the Future Scholarship 2009-2010
Becoming credit-wise: What students (and you!) should know
NASFAA's cash for college
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Campaign for High School Equity
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
StudentLoanJustice.org
Short sighted: How America's lack of attention to international education studies impedes improvement
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Cracking the books: Policy measures to contain textbook costs
A critical mission: Making adolescent reading an immediate priority in SREB states
Cost, commitment, and attainment in higher education: An international comparison
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
A clear and present danger to institutional and student success: A training model for embedding student loan default aversion within strategic enrollment management
39th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
National studies find TRIO programs effective at increasing college enrollment and graduation
Canadian college student finances: Second edition
Canadians’ attitudes towards financing postsecondary education: Who should pay and how?
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
Does money matter?
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2009
BC AVID: Early implementation report
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
The 2008 amendments to the Higher Education Act: Are we on the right track?
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2008 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2007-08, and 12-month enrollment 2007-08
Factors affecting the use of student financial assistance by first nations youth
Do Perceptions Matter Regarding the Costs and Benefits of a Post-Secondary Education?
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
Paying for college: Students from middle-income backgrounds
New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
Common Standards: The Time Is Now
Top gainers: Some public four-year colleges and universities make big improvements in minority graduation rates
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
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Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
Equitable resources in low income schools: Teacher equity and the Federal Title 1 comparability requirement
Best practices in statewide articulation and transfer systems
Pathways to College Network
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
2009 What works for Latinos in higher education
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Turnaround schools that work: Moving beyond separate but equal
Metrics for improving cost accountability
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Community colleges as gateway and gatekeeper: Moving beyond the access "saga" to outcome equity
College readiness brief: Academic rigor: At the heart of college access and success
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Executive summary
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
Deloitte 2009 education survey overview: Redefining high school as a launch pad
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals (Spanish language version)
Choice without equity: Charter school segregation and the need for civil rights standards
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for America's leaders
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: An implementation guide for school district administrators
College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
Indiana's guide to paying for college: Step-by-step tips to help high school seniors apply for financial aid
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Preparing students for college and career: Linked learning in California
Principles for a comprehensive assessment system
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
Education reform 101: A primer on the new Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)
Student debt 101
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
Family factors and student outcomes
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
The Millennium Foundation Bursary in Manitoba: Exploring Its impact
Student aid and university persistence - Does debt matter?
Postsecondary education: Cultural, scholastic and economic drivers
Lowering student debt: Explaining the decline in the debt of university students in Manitoba
Measuring the effectiveness of student assistance - Annual report 2006
Charting a necessary path: The baseline report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success initiative
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
The value of value-added data
Off to College.com
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Ready or not? Literacy skills and post-secondary education
The role of guidance in post-secondary planning
Assessing Canada’s student aid need assessment policies
Pressure points in student financial assistance: Exploring the “Making Ends Meet” database
Late high school dropouts: Characteristics, experiences, and changes across cohorts
US Department of Veterans Affairs: Yellow Ribbon Program
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
Public institution and university system financial conditions survey
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
Federal student aid formula: Cost-of-living adjustment could increase aid to a small percentage of students in high-cost areas but could also further complicate aid process
Institutional aid survey
Social programs that work: What works and what doesn't work in social policy: Findings from well-designed randomized controlled trials
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
From qualifications to results: Promoting teacher effectiveness through federal policy
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Strategic designs: Lessons from leading edge small urban high schools
Parent and student guide to federal tax benefits for tuition and fees for tax year 2007
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Student debt and the class of 2007
Schools, skills, and synapses
Dedicated funding for higher education: Alternatives for tough economic times
CAPE Network: Universal Encouragement Program (UEP) Guidance Assessments
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
Benchmarking for success: Ensuring US students receive a world-class education
The impact of the mortgage crisis on children
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
FinAid: Student loan advisor - Master's students
FinAid: Student loan advisor - Undergraduate students
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Targeting of student aid programs according to financial need
Community colleges: A route of upward economic mobility
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
Measuring up 2008: Online state report cards
Trends in college spending: Where does the money come from? Where does it go?
USA Funds: Indiana state resources
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
State higher education finance: Early release FY 2008
Ensuring equal opportunity in public education: How local school district funding policies hurt disadvantaged students and what federal policy can do about it
The advanced placement program benefits mainly well-prepared students who pass AP exams
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
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
What is the price of college? Total, net, and out of pocket prices in 2007-08
The US STEM education model (simulation)
An extreme degree of difficulty: The educational demographics of urban neighborhood high schools
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
We dream a world: The 2025 vision for black men and boys
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Hear us out: High school students in two cities talk about going to college
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Turning around the nation's lowest performing schools: Five steps districts can take to improve their chances of success
What do you want in an afterschool program?
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
Cohort default rate resources
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2010-11
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
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Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Who subsidizes whom? An analysis of educational costs and revenues
The economic value of higher teacher quality
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Speaking of salaries: What it will take to get qualified, effective teachers in all classrooms
Professional development for afterschool practitioners: The first year of the Palm Beach County Afterschool Educator Certificate program
Maximizing the promise of community schools: Streamlining wraparound services for ESEA
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
Shifting trends in special education
The condition of education 2011
Driving innovation from the middle: Middle-skill jobs in the American South's economy
Measuring the education pipeline: Critical data elements indicating readiness, transition and success
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates
Helping students get back on track: What federal policymakers can learn from New York City's multiple pathways to graduation initiative
Unlocking doors and expanding opportunity: Moving beyond the limiting reality of college and career readiness in California high schools
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Critical choices: How colleges can help students and families make better decisions about private loans
The false promise of class-size reduction
Gender inequalities in education
Writing to read: Evidence for how writing can improve reading
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
What educators should learn from ER
America's future: Latino child well-being in numbers and trends
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act: A Primer on Reauthorization in 2010
Comparing NCLB and the Obama administration's blueprint
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
Complete to compete: Common college completion metrics
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
The Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
Response to Intervention (RTI) and English Learners (ELLs)
Effectiveness, not seniority: Keeping the best teachers in high-need schools
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
College success for all: How the Hidalgo independent school district is adopting early college as a district-wide strategy
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
Student debt and the class of 2009
Building a higher skilled workforce: Results and implications from the Bridgeconnect national survey
Student poll: Many college-bound students report difficulty affording a college education
Putting data into practice: Lessons from New York City
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
America's private public schools
On the road to implementation: Achieving the promise of the common core state standards
America's best (and worst) cities for school reform: Attracting entrepreneurs and change agents
Federal Student Aid strategic plan: FY 2011-15
ACT college readiness case study: "You can go to college": Foster High School
Investing in education and equity: Our nation's best future
Time to act: Closing the racial achievement gap
Kids2College
Woodrow Wilson Fellowships
Learn and Serve America
Engaged for success: Service-learning as a tool for high school dropout prevention
A mission of the heart: What does it take to transform a school?
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
Financial Literacy for You (FLY)
College For Every Student
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Windows on achievement and inequality
Helping low-wage workers persist in education programs
Course-taking patterns and preparation for postsecondary education in California's public university systems among minority youth
Economic state of young America
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
Diverse issues in higher education
Skills2Compete
Improving the distribution of teachers in low-performing high schools
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
From No Child Left Behind to Every Child a Graduate
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YouthBuild USA
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
College.gov
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
The credit crunch and student loans: Don't react before getting the facts
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
Explaining financial aid
The Sallie Mae Fund
The real technology challenge
The funding gap 2007
The funding gap (Spanish version)
Get-recruited.com
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
Mental health in school and school improvement: Current status, concerns, and new directions
A Better Chance.org
Tips for parents with high school teens: Countdown to college
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
Center for native education
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
Green lights and red tape: Improving access to financial aid at California's community colleges
Quality counts 2008: Indiana report
The 2007 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Best Business Schools
College Board scholarship search
College access and tax credits
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
The growing importance of inherited educational opportunity
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
Reaching Higher: Strategic Directions for Higher Education in Indiana
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
Opening doors to earning credentials: Impressions of community college access and retention from low-wage workers
Transfer students: Planning your successful college transfer
Don't get scammed on your way to college!
How do I pay for college?
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
Cómo pagar por sus estudios universitarios (Financial aid guide)
Repayment frequently asked questions
Scholarship guide
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Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
Increasing academic rigor in high schools: Stakeholder perspectives
Why the crisis in adolescent literacy demands a national response
Policy indicators for higher education WICHE states
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
Financing lifelong learning: Potential of and problems with individual learning accounts in three countries
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
Closing educational achievement gaps for Latino/a students in Utah
Frequently asked questions about college costs
Feasibility of a student unit record system within the integrated postsecondary education data system
Boosters, brokers, and bridges: Real world ideas for college access programs
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
Low income student scholarships
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
Price isn't the only consideration: Look beyond the cost side of the equation
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
2006-07 Washington state tuition and fee report
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
New Hampshire's multi-tiered approach to dropout prevention
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Percent receiving federal financial aid and average amount per recipient
No Child Left Behind: State report card 2005-2006
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Dropout prevention for students with disabilities: A critical issue for state education agencies
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Lumina Foundation for Education: Adult learners
Opening Doors project publications
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Adventures in Education - High School (English and Spanish Versions)
Adventures in Education - Middle School (English and Spanish Versions)
Wrestling rising costs with innovation
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
A new majority: Low income students in the South's public schools
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
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
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
The Breakthrough High School project
Postsecondary education tuition and required fees in Indiana: 2007-09
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
High school teaching for the twenty-first century: Preparing students for college
School Redesign Network
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
36th annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid, 2004 - 2005 academic year
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
Mapping your future
State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
Working their way through college: Student employment and its impact on the college experience
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
Foundation for excellent schools
Cal-SOAP
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
The art of student retention
Financial aid issues for students from low income families
Doors of opportunity opening or closing: We are using tax credits and tuition discounts to appease middle-class voters instead of expanding educational opportunity
Pell grant shares of undergraduate enrollments
Admission possible
GI bill: A reality check
Who goes to preschool and why does it matter?
Federal student aid for counselors
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Cashing in on the GI bill
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Income contingent repayment plan
National College Access Program Directory
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
Reflections on college access and persistence
National football league high school website: Academics
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid volume II
College access marketing campaigns: Influencing college-going behaviors of underrepresented students
Literature review: Intervention methods and programs for pre-college entry for disadvantaged students
Generation broke: The growth of debt among young Americans
Quick facts about student debt
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
Study of the effect of the Talent Search program on secondary and postsecondary outcomes in Florida, Indiana and Texas
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Federal requirements for homeschoolers seeking college admission and financial aid
Every child a graduate: A framework for an excellent education for all middle and high school students
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Getting ready to pay for college: What students and their parents know about the cost of college tuition and what they are doing to find out
Student loan forbearance and its relationship to default
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
Higher education reform: Incorporating the needs of foster youth
Collision course: Rising college costs threaten America’s future and require shared solutions
Changes in Pell grant utilization at Indiana Title IV institutions from 1992 to 2003
Informing public policy: Financial aid and student persistence
High school academic preparation and postsecondary progress
Indicators of opportunity in higher education
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
Dual enrollment: Accelerating the transition to college
Higher education act: Reauthorization status and issues
Losing ground: A national status report on the affordability of American higher education
Hope works: Student use of education tax credits.
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
Pathways to college access and success
Creating options 2006: Financial aid opportunities for individuals with disabilities
Lumina Foundation focus: Barrier busters: Community colleges and their students embrace challenges
Access and persistence: Summer 2005
NASSGAP Annual Survey Repository
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Student financial aid: Need determination could be enhanced through improvements in education's estimate of applicants state tax payments
State higher education finance: FY 2003
35th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2003-04 Academic year
Accounting for state student aid: How state policy and student aid connect
Latino achievement in America
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
Postsecondary education opportunity
Foster youth: Tips for completing the FAFSA (2008-09)
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
States need to fill in the gaps on expanded learning time: Troubling lack of detail seen in No Child Left Behind waiver applications
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
Paying for college: Cost comparison worksheet
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Promoting quality individualized learning plans: A "how to guide" focused on the high school years
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
The nation's report card: Science 2011
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
NASSGAP - National Association of State Student Grant & Aid Programs: State data quick check
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
Bridging the gap: An impact study of eight developmental summer bridge programs in Texas
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
Challenge the status quo: Academic success among school-age African-American males
Education at a glance 2012: OECD indicators
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Annual report of the CFPB student loan ombusman
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
Building a new AAU: The case for redefining higher education excellence
Common core state standards: Progress and challenges in school districts' implementation
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
Why we're behind: What top nations teach their children but we don't
Missed opportunity: How New York can do a better job of reconnecting youth on public assistance to education and jobs
The price of poverty in big time college sport
Assessing deeper learning
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
Making the case: Engaging education partners in addressing the education needs of children in foster care
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Suggested practices to improve educational outcomes of children living in foster care: Recommendations for school districts
A parent's guide to Response to Intervention (RTI)
Ramp-up to Readiness
The relevance of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the college completion agenda
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Federal education tax benefits: Who receives them and to what extent do they shape the price of college attendance?
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
The middle class is key to a better-educated nation: A stronger middle class is associated with better educational outcomes
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 4: Is achievement improving and are gaps narrowing for Title 1 students?
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Growth in the residential segregation of families by income, 1970-2009
What four states are doing to support data-driven decision-making: Policies, practices, and programs
Race to the top: What have we learned from the states so far? A state-by-state evaluation of Race to the Top performance
Instructional supports: The missing piece in state educational standards
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
2011 Year in review: Global changes in tuition fee policies and student assistance
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
Tuition and Fees in the West 2011-12
Student aid simplification: Looking back and looking ahead
Building pathways to transfer: Community colleges that break the chain of failure for students of color
Survey of state tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities: 2010-11
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
EFC Formula, 2012-13
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Improving the odds for failing schools
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
Black male student success in higher education: A report from the national black male college achievement study
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation