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Author(s):The Pell Institute
Title:National studies find TRIO programs effective at increasing college enrollment and graduation
Organization:The Pell Institute
Short Description:Since 1997, four national studies conducted by the U.S. Department of Education have been completed on the Federal TRIO programs.
Annotation:Since 1997, four national studies conducted by the U.S. Department of Education have been completed on the Federal TRIO programs. Data from these studies demonstrate that participation in a TRIO program has a significant impact on the educational outcomes of low-income, first-generation students and students with disabilities.
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College Access
College Access Programs
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Evidence-based Interventions/Promising Practices
First Generation College Students
Improving Postsecondary Student Success
Non-traditional Students
Preparation/College Readiness
Students with Disabilities/Special Needs Students
TRIO and GEAR UP Programs

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Lightening the load: A look at four ways that community schools can support effective teaching
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
Why access matters: The community college student body
On the road to success
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
What Works Clearinghouse review of the report "The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring"
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
Lifting Latinos up by their 'rootstraps': Moving beyond trauma through a healing-informed framework for Latino boys and men
Using No Child Left Behind waivers to improve english language learner education
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Overcoming the poverty challenge to enable college and career readiness for all: The crucial role of student supports
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
Promoting college access and success: A review of credit-based transition programs
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Proven benefits of early childhood interventions
Improving academic achievement in urban districts: What state policymakers can do
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
National Indian education study part II: The educational experiences of fourth- and eighth-grade American Indian and Alaska Native students
Qualified teachers for at-risk schools: A national imperative
First generation college students: A literature review
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
Waiting to attend college: Students who delay postsecondary enrollment
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Child, adolescent, family intervention science initiative (CAFISI)
Bridge Partnership
Does public funding for higher education matter?
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Measuring up 2008
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Ensuring college success: Scaffolding experiences for students and faculty in an early college high school
Preparing high school students for successful transitions to postsecondary education and employment
Back to basics: Improving college readiness of community college students
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8
The status of African Americans in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
Best practices: Resource for TRIO directors
Big ideas dropout prevention strategies: Check and Connect
How does the United States stack up? International comparisons of academic achievement
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Relationships between students' high school and middle school experiences and later completion of a Bachelor's degree
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
College affordability for students from low and lower-middle income families
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Who graduates in California?
Promising practices for community college developmental education
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
National Council of La Raza
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Developing a college-going culture in a middle school: A toolkit
Higher education success among historically marginalized males
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Ready for tomorrow: Six proven ideas to graduate and prepare more students for college and 21st-century careers
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving college- and career-ready goals
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA women's and men's division I basketball tournament teams
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
Working learners: Educating our entire workforce for success in the 21st century
Complete College America
Preparing students for college and career: Linked learning in California
New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
Open-access colleges responsible for greatest gains in graduation rates
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Engaging faculty in the Achieving the Dream initiative: Principles and practices of student success
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
High school career academies: A 40-year proven model for improving college and career readiness
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Education reform starts early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd reform efforts
Removing roadblocks to rigor: Linking academic and social supports to ensure college readiness and success: Annotated bibliography
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Making the transition: Interim results of the National Guard Youth Challenge Evaluation
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
Restructuring 'restructuring': Improving interventions for low-performing schools and districts
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Beyond the rhetoric: Improving college readiness through coherent state policy
The evaluation of charter school impacts: Final report
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Is it live or is it Internet? Experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Culturally responsive Response to Intervention
Response to Intervention (RTI) and English Learners (ELLs)
Divided we fail: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in California community colleges
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
A smart move in tough times: How SREB states can strengthen adult learning and the work force
Setting statewide college- and career-ready goals
Education pays 2010
Underperforming schools and the education of vulnerable children
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
An extreme degree of difficulty: The educational demographics of urban neighborhood high schools
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
Facilitating student learning through contextualization
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
An overview of classes taken and credits earned by beginning postsecondary students
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Debt, jobs, diversity and who gets in: A survey of admissions directors
Common measures for college access and success
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Factbook Bulletin: Minority enrollment gains show region's progress toward college completion goals
Using assessment results: Promising practices of institutions that do it well
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
Do high stakes placement exams predict college success?
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Pell grants and the lifting of rural America's future
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Much accomplished, much at stake: Performance and policy in Maryland higher education
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
From remediation to acceleration: Early lessons from two Philadelphia back on track schools
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Ramp-up to Readiness
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
Front and center: Critical choices for higher education
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
A comparison study of 12th grade students' college anticipations, aspirations, and college preparatory measures
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Latino college completion: Texas
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Cross-system collaboration 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
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Tracking students to 200 percent of normal time: Effect on institutional graduation rates
A new vision to increase the academic achievement for English language learners and immigrant students
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
The impact of school counseling on student educational outcomes in high schools: What can we learn about effectiveness from statewide evaluations of school counseling practice in Nebraska and Utah
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Hear us out: High school students in two cities talk about going to college
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
Top ten ways college counselors can help undocumented students
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Access/Acceso: Rising to the challenge of improving higher education opportunities for Latinos
Achieving success: The latest news in achieving community college success (2011)
Summer reading, summer not: How project READS (Reading Enhances Achievement During Summer) can advance equity
Recruiting and retaining older African American and Hispanic boys in after-school programs: What we know and what we still need to learn
A contexualized reading-writing intervention for community college students
The College Completion Agenda
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
Ensuring youth transitioning from foster care are connected by 25: Lessons learned from the foster care work group
Evidence-based dropout prevention programs
The Condition of Education 2010
The role of parents in dropout prevention: Strategies that promote graduation and school achievement
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
Financial education in TRIO programs
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Using Achieving the Dream to meet accreditation requirements: Principles and practices of student success
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
The nature of innovation in the community college
Promoting a comprehensive approach to educational opportunity: A pilot inventory of education-related federal programs for children and youth
Getting back on track: Effects of a community college program for probationary students
Bringing off-track youth into the center of high school reform: Lessons and tools from leading communities
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Short sighted: How America's lack of attention to international education studies impedes improvement
Learning around the clock: Benefits of expanded learning opportunities for older youth
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Race to the top: Promising approaches to achieving teacher-related goals
Race to the top: Promising approaches to assisting the lowest-performing schools
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Taking the easy way out: How the GED testing program induces students to drop out
Global Policy Fellows Program: Lessons learned
Educational Policy Improvement Center
Listening to Latinas: Barriers to high school graduation
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
The value of value-added data
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Accelerated developmental education project
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
Opportunity in America: The role of education
SREB states lead the nation in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Programs
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
Status and trends in the education of racial and ethnic minorities
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Dropout prevention for students with disabilities: A critical issue for state education agencies
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
Beating the odds: The real challenges behind the math achievement gap - and what high-achieving schools can teach us about how to close it
From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Best practices: TRIO student support programs & Upward Bound
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in postsecondary education
Diverse issues in higher education
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
Out before the game begins: Hispanic leaders talk about what's needed to bring more Hispanic youngsters into science, technology and math professions
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
Corporate investments in college readiness and access
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
Community colleges under stress
Flexible learning options for adult students
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Effective college transition planning for students with learning disabilities: What does the research tell us?
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Puente Project
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Who goes to preschool and why does it matter?
What works clearinghouse
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
Data sources for improving college access and success
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
A new core curriculum for all: Aiming high for other peoples' children
Who's left behind? Immigrant children in high and low LEP schools
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
School-to-career and post-secondary education: Evidence from the Philadelphia educational longitudinal study
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
How outreach programs are implemented affects student achievement
Accelerated learning for all
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Nontraditional undergraduates
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Study of the effect of the Talent Search program on secondary and postsecondary outcomes in Florida, Indiana and Texas
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
Higher education, higher cost and higher debt: Paying for college in the future
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
NCAA Federal Graduation Rates Data Archive
Intercollegiate athletes and effective educational practice: Winning combination or losing effort
Schools to watch
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Increasing rates of school completion: Moving from policy and research to practice
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Gender inequalities in education
The false promise of class-size reduction
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Designing STEM pathways through early college: Ohio's metro early college high school
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
Some states still leave low-income students behind; Others make surprising gains
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Catalyst for completion: Performance-based funding in higher education: A case study of three states
Summer snapshot: Exploring the impact of higher achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on summer learning
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The Future Ready Project
The mission of the high school: a new consensus of the purposes of public education?
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Project WIn-Win
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Designing common assessments to be measures of college and career readiness: Challenges and opportunities
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2010; Financial statistics, fiscal year 2010; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2002-07
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
What we know about dual enrollment
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Economic Diversity Among Selective Colleges: Measuring the Enrollment Impact of "No-loan" Programs
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
Promising and practical strategies to improve postsecondary education
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
California's economic payoff: Investing in college access and completion
NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling: Elementary school counselor's guide
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011; financial statistics, fiscal year 2011; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2003-2008 : First look (preliminary data)
Challenge the status quo: Academic success among school-age African-American males
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
National College Access Program Directory
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Student athletes with learning disabilities: A model for effective supports
Hitting home: Quality, cost, and access challenges confronting higher education today
Black male students at public flagship universities in the U.S.: Status, trends, and implications for policy and practice
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
Excelencia in education
Opening doors: Support success: Services that may help low-income students succeed in community college
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
The road less traveled? Students who enroll in multiple institutions
Engaged learning: Fostering success for all students
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Collegiate learning assessement project
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Student retention and graduation: Facing the truth, living with the consequences
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Just for the kids
Charter high schools: Closing the achievement gap
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
Participation in adult education for work-related reasons: 2002-03
Adult education participation in 2004-05
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
School relationships foster success for African American students
TRIO Mid-America Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MAEOPP)
Pathways to a four-year degree: Determinants of transfer and degree completion
With diploma in hand: Hispanic high school seniors talk about their future
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Raising the graduation rates of low-income college students
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education
Focus on results: An academic impact analysis of the Knowledge is Power Program
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2006 status report
Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Pathways to college access and success
Best practice: Indiana University Bloomington groups program
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Gender gap grows
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
The effects of students' middle-school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor's degree: How can school counselors make a difference
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Connecting the dots: Multifaceted analyses of the relationships between student engagement results from the NSSE, and the institutional practices and conditions that foster student success
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
High schools as launch pads: How college-going culture improves graduation rates in low-income high schools
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
Building tomorrow's workforce: Promoting the education and advancement of Hispanic immigrant workers in America
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
Strategic designs: Lessons from leading edge small urban high schools
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
IU School of Education Center for Research and P-16 Collaboration: Presentation
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
Cramming: The effects of school accountability on college-bound students
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
Academic interventions to help states meet rigorous standards: Policy options
Persistence and attainment of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: After three years
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
College access for the working poor: Overcoming burdens to succeed in higher education
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
Postsecondary education options for students with intellectual disabilities
Getting ready for college: Advising high school students with learning disabilities
Financing workforce development programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Education watch Florida: Key education facts and figures 2006
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
Education watch Alabama: Key education facts and figures 2006
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
Colorado Reports
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Enrollment status and outcomes
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
The effects of cognitive-behavioral interventions on dropout for youth with disabilities
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
Students with learning disabilities transitioning from high school to college
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
Postsecondary Access and Success
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Putting English language learners on the educational map: The No Child Left Behind Act implemented
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Between two worlds: How young Latinos come of age in America
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
BC AVID: Early implementation report
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
Grad nation: A guidebook to help cities tackle the dropout crisis
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
The President's Forum
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
Dynamic annotated bibliographies from the IPCN online college access library
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
Enhancing college student success through developmental education
The state of learning disabilities 2009
A developmental perspective for high school practitioners on college and workplace readiness
Guiding developmental math students to campus services: An impact evaluation of the Beacon program at South Texas College
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
Service-learning and Hispanic students: What works in the field
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
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Increasing college success: A roadmap for governors
Reducing dropout rates through expanded learning opportunities
Writing to read: Evidence for how writing can improve reading
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: A guide for data analysts
Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
Assessing the use and impact of ECMC Foundation's Realizing the College Dream curriculum
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
Credit/skills recovery pilot project: Documentation report for the Boston public schools
Insuring college failure risk
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
15 Effective strategies for dropout prevention
A national study of institutional policies for the evaluation of transfer applicants
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
Cost perceptions and college-going for low-income students
Engaging older youth: Program and city-level strategies to support sustained participation in out-of-school time
Effective teaching: A key to success for all high school students
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
College and career ready graduation: Strengthening the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Center on Education and the Workforce
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
Building capacity to promote college- and career-readiness for secondary-level English language learners: Policy brief featuring Austin, Texas
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
Grantmakers for Education
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
National Center for Academic Transformation
Engaging adjunct and full-time faculty in student success innovation
Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Modeling the role of community colleges in increasing educational attainment and workforce preparedness
Community college students: Goals, academic preparation, and outcomes
The return on the federal investment in for-profit education: Debt without a diploma
Recognition and response: An early intervening system for young children at-risk for learning disabilities: Research synthesis and recommendations
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
One-shot deal? Students' perceptions of assessment and course placement in California's community colleges
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
The power of the education-industry partnership: Fostering innovation in collaboration between community colleges and businesses
The progress of education reform: Investing in college completion
Turning around the nation's lowest performing schools: Five steps districts can take to improve their chances of success
Community college student survey
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Untapped potential: Fulfilling the promise of Big Brother Big Sisters and the bigs and littles they represent
Ensuring success for returning veterans
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Buying college: What consumers need to know
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
Ready by 21 case study: Austin, TX
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
Transforming high schools: Performance systems for powerful teaching
Working systematically in action: Engaging family and community: A guide for facilitators
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
Adult College Completion Network
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Core principles for transforming remedial education: A joint statement
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Rethinking remedial education: The role of MSIs in serving underreprepared students in the 21st century
Adult college completion toolkit
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color
Transforming the educational experience of young men of color: Companion workbook
Close, but no degree: Removing barriers to degree-completion and economic advancement in New Jersey
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Graduate enrollment in science and engineering grew substantially in the past decade but slowed in 2010
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
Promoting quality individualized learning plans: A "how to guide" focused on the high school years
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
The impact of time between cognitive tests on performance: Evidence from Advanced Placement exams
"They never told me what to expect, so I didn't know what to do": Defining and clarifying the role of a community college student
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
The CollegeKeys Compact 2012 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Launching early college districtwide: Pharr San Juan-Alamo's "college for all" strategy
2012 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study (2012)
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
Designing high quality evaluation systems for high school teachers: Challenges sand potential solutions
State high school tests: Changes in state policies and the impact of the college and career readiness movement
Jobs, jobs, jobs: Challenges community colleges face to reach the unemployed
What can we learn from law school? Legal education reflects issues found in all of higher education
Adolescent literacy
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
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
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
Different approaches to dual enrollment: Understanding program features and their implications
Serving adult learners in higher education: Prinicples of effectiveness (Executive summary)
Emotional and behavioral disorders: Promoting prevention and positive interventions in school settings
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Afterzone: Outcomes for youth participating in Providence's citywide after-school system
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Moving the starting line through prior learning assessment
Common core state standards: Progress and challenges in school districts' implementation
Scaling and sustaining: State progress in the developmental education initiative
Smart money: Informing higher education philanthropy
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
Own the Turf: College and Career Readiness Counseling Campaign
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
Teachers are the center of education: Mentoring, teaching and improving student learning
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
From information to action: Revamping higher education accountability systems
Helping students get back on track: What federal policymakers can learn from New York City's multiple pathways to graduation initiative
Scaling community college interventions
Incentives for early graduation: How can state policies encourage students to complete high school in less than four years
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Student success in higher education
Incentivizing school turnaround: A proposal for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2009 NAEP High School Transcript Study
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
False impression: How a widely stated study vastly overstates the benefits of charter schools
A detection model of college withdrawal
More is less: Extra time does little to boost college grad rates
Lumina Foundation Focus: Discerning learning: Colleges find new ways to show what students know
Grading higher education: Giving consumers the information they need
Promoting quality: State strategies for overseeing dual enrollment programs
Education and achievement: A focus on Latino "immigrant" children
7th Annual AP report to the nation
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
A report of GAO undercover testing on for-profit colleges: GAO bias evident in report to HELP committee
The degree qualifications profile
Understanding the working college student
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
Hours of opportunity: Lessons from five cities on building systems to improve after-school, summer school, and other out-of-school time programs
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Web tables - student financing of undergraduate education: 2007-08
HBCU distance learning 2010
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
Just how similar? Community colleges and the for-profit sector
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Restoring the balance: Dollars, values, and the future of college sports
Raising the roof: Explore California public school data
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET): Creating opportunities for youth with disabilities to achieve successful futures
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Project U-turn
What's possible: Turning around America's lowest achieving schools
Community College 2.0
Preventing future high school dropouts: An advocacy and action guide for NEA state and local affiliates
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
Postsecondary preparation and remediation: Examining the effect of the early assessment program at California State University
First-generation students: Undergraduates whose parents never enrolled in college
The effects of public support on college attainment
Communities of color: A critical perspective in the Common Standards movement
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
SREB Factbook on higher education
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
Meaningful measurement: The role of assessments in improving high school education in the twenty-first century
Financial aid in theory and practice
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
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
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Recent changes to eligibility requirements and additional efforts to promote awareness could increase Academic Competitiveness and SMART Grant participation
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Educating English language learners at the high school level: A coherent approach to district- and school-level support
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
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
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: Early implementation report
Trends in student aid 2009
Factors affecting the use of student financial assistance by first nations youth
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How schools can address barriers to high school graduation
Students who study science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in postsecondary education
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
College readiness issue brief: Social support: An essential ingredient to success
Linking secondary and postsecondary systems: Lessons from Indiana
Georgia Graduation Coach Initiative
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
Four steps to finishing first in higher education: A guide for state policymakers
National Dropout Prevention Center/Network: Model Programs Database
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Employers, low-income young adults, and post-secondary credentials: A practical typology for business, education, and community leaders
Frequently asked questions about college access and success
What works clearinghouse: Middle school math
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Retooling career and technical education
The Breakthrough High School project
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
Adding it up: State challenges for increasing college access and success
National dropout prevention center for students with disabilities
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
New kids on the block: Results from the Moving to Opportunity experiment
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Young adults with learning disabilities and other special needs
A postsecondary resource guide for students with psychiatric disabilities
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
Addressing the needs of adult learners
College of Adult and Professional Studies
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Beating the odds: An analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments: 2005-06 School year
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Predicting different levels of academic success in college using high school GPA and ACT Composite score
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
College guide for students with disabilities
Breaking through: Factsheet
Economic mobility of black and white families
Opening doors to postsecondary education and training: Planning for life after high school
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
The enhanced reading opportunities study: Early impact and implementation findings
The No Child Left Behind Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act: A progress report
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
Project Complete
National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy
Supporting English language acquisition: Opportunities for foundations to strengthen the social and economic well-being of immigrant families
Condition of education 2008
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Anderson University: ADVANCE
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
State indicators of science and mathematics education: 2007
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
College access and success state data
Case studies of leading edge small urban high schools
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
Removing the roadblocks: Fair college opportunities for all California students
The Equity Project
The early assessment program: Helping high school students meet college expectations in mathematics and English
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
Report of the national panel for evidence-based school counseling: Outcome research coding protocol and evaluation of Student Success Skills and Second Step
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
Postsecondary connection: Making the link between high school preparation and college success
Accelerated learning options: Moving the needle on access and success
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Primary progress, secondary challenge
The challenge of scaling up educational reform: Findings and lesson from First Things First
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
An action agenda for improving America's high schools
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Educational needs index
Choosing to improve: Voices from colleges and universities with better graduation rates
Socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and selective college admissions
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Early exit: Understanding adult attrition in accelerated and traditional postsecondary programs
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Latino high school and baccalaureate graduates: A comparison
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
Raising our sights: No high school senior left behind
The early college high school: The initiative at a glance
Closing the gap: High achievement for students of color
How do career interventions impact the educational choices of eighth-grade students
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
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
TRIO Programs
Lumina Foundation for Education
Postsecondary education opportunity
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
First generation students in postsecondary education: A look at their college transcripts
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
Preliminary report on No Child Left Behind in Indiana country
Serving adult learners in higher education: Principles of effectiveness
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
Correctional education facts
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
Preparing today's high school students for tomorrow's opportunities
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
Institutional practices and student persistence: Extending the empirical record
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
The benefits of racial/ethnic student groups: A psychologist explains
The challenge and call for cultural adjustments in educating African American males: Implications for school counselors and leaders
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
Next steps: Research and practice to advance Indian education
Indian students and college preparation
Learning communities and student success in postsecondary education
Miles to go: Louisiana
Indiana project on academic success: Retention Bibliography
Raising minority academic achievement: A compendium of education programs and practices
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Dual credit and exam-based courses in US public high schools:2002-03
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Minorities in higher education twenty-first annual status report, 2003-04
NDSFA: State financial aid and college access
Paying for persistence: Early results of a Louisiana scholarship program for low-income parents attending community college
The role of academic and non-academic factors in improving college retention
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
Six year attainment, persistence, transfer, retention, and withdrawal rates of students who began postsecondary education in 2003-04
Profile of degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students, by control and level of institution
A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
State policies to improve the effectiveness of school principals
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Boosting college completion for a new economy
Estimating the return to college selectivity over the career using administrative earnings data
Key considerations for serving disconnected youth
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
Debt to degree: A new way of measuring college success
America's Promise Alliance dropout prevention summits
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
The condition of education 2011
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
Performance-based funding: A re-emerging strategy in public higher education financing
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Latino college completion: State series
Accelerating the academic achievement of students referred to developmental education
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Dropout prevention services and programs in public school districts: 2010-11
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Racial gaps in early childhood: Socio-emotional health, development, and educational outcomes among African-American males
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
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
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
Postsecondary education student outcomes vary at for-profit, non-profit, and public schools
The for-profit postsecondary school sector: Nimble critters or agile predators?
College application week: A toolkit for increasing access to higher education
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
What four states are doing to support data-driven decision-making: Policies, practices, and programs
Characteristics of GED recipients in high school: 2002-06
NSSE Annual results 2011: Fostering student engagement campuswide
Western Policy Exchanges
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Making the move: Transition strategies at California schools with high graduation rates
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Overcoming obstacles to college attendance and degree completion: Toward a pro-college savings agenda
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
Money, politics, and the rise of for-profit higher education in the US: A story of supply, demand and the brazilian effect
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Sustained positive effects on graduation rates produced by New York City's small public high schools of choice
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Latino college completion in 50 states
AACC statement on the American Enterprise Institute's "Completion Matters: The High Cost of Low Community College Graduation Rates"
Educational attainment of foster youth: Achievement and graduation outcomes for children in state care
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
A new classification scheme for for-profit institutions
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
College Greenlight
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
Supporting first-generation college students through classroom-based practices
Cracking the credit hour
Preparing all teachers to meet the needs of English Language Learners: Applying research to policy and practice for teacher effectiveness
Reclaiming the American Dream: Community colleges and the nation's future: A report from the 21st century commission on the future of community colleges
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
Workforce Investment Act reauthorization may move youth development field back a decade: Analysis of H.R. 4297 through a youth advocacy lens
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
What is "career ready"?
Professional college knowledge: Re-envisioning how we prepare our college readiness workforce
STEM in postsecondary education: Entrance, attrition, and coursetaking among 2003-2004 beginning postsecondary students
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
Learning from the past: Drawing on California's CLAS experience to inform assessment of the Common Core
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
The first year of high school
Focus on families: How to build and support family-centered practices after school
Reaching parents: The role of Latino parents in their children's education
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
English language learners: Boosting academic achievement
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
The connection collection: School-family-community connections database
Finance and resource issues in high school reform
Early college high school model: Strategy for high school completion, college access and success
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Best evidence encyclopedia: Center for data-driven reform in education
An investigation of factors influencing classroom motivation for postsecondary American Indian/Alaska native students
Career academies: Impacts on labor market outcomes and educational attainment
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
Homeschoolers on to college: What research shows us
Homeschooled adults: Are they ready for college
Catching the Dream
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Rigor plus support: How science teachers use literacy techniques to get students ready for college
2003 Graduation rates for 4-year and 2-year Title IV degree granting institutions by sector, race, and gender
What student engagement data tell us about college readiness
Campus diversity initiative evaluation project resource kit
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Latinos in graduate education
Adult learners and new traditions in higher education
Transitioning adults to college: Adult basic education program models
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Students entering and leaving postsecondary occupational education: 1995-2001
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
Effective preschool curricula and teaching strategies
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Education and incarceration
Demography as destiny: How America can build a better future
Closing the achievement gap series part II: Response to intervention (RTI), basic elements, practical applications, and policy recommendations
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Access to the future: Preparing college students with disabilities for careers
From risk to opportunity: Fulfilling the educational needs of Hispanic Americans in the twenty-first century
Encouraging news for college bound foster youth
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Fast track to college: Increasing postsecondary success for all students
Latino youth and the pathway to college
Making the grade in college prep: A guide for improving college preparation programs
Creating seamless educational transitions for urban African American and Hispanic students
The school to college transition: Challenges and prospects
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
Negotiating their futures: Ethnographic research informing K-16 college policies and practices through urban youth’s eyes
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
HBCU graduates: Employment, earnings, and success after college
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Does diversity make a difference? Three research studies on diversity in college classrooms
Net price to family for dependent and independent undergraduate students by institutional type/control and parental income quartiles, 2004
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
Overview of education in Indiana: Preparing students for success
Education success program: A collaborative approach to an old challenge
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
Grants for students: What they do, why they work
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
From high school to the future: A first look at Chicago public school graduates' college enrollment, college preparation, and graduation from four-year colleges
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
Measuring up 2006
College access, financial aid, and college success for undergraduates from foster care
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
En route to the baccalaureate: Community college student outcomes
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
What community college practices and policies are effective in promoting student success: A study of high- and low-impact institutions
Foundation for excellent schools
What effect does a career intervention have on at-risk middle school students' career maturity levels, self-esteem, and academic achievement
SMASH Academy
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
From high school to the future: The pathway to 20
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
The American Freshman: National norms for Fall 2007
Beyond social justice: The threat of inequality to workforce development in the Western United States
"Careers for the future" education program
RTI Action Network
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
Promising instructional reforms in developmental education: A case study of three Achieving the Dream colleges
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
Coming to our senses: Education and the American future
Schools, skills, and synapses
Promoting engagement for all students: The imperative to look within
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Moving beyond access: College success for low-income, first-generation students
What happens to high school dropouts who reenroll?
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
Out of many, one: Toward rigorous common core standards from the ground up
Achieving college access goals: The relevance of new media in reaching first-generation and low-income teens
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
I-STEM Resource Network
Do community colleges provide a viable pathway to a Baccalaureate degree?
A matter of trust: Ten key insights from recent public opinion research on attitudes about education among Hispanic parents
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
The ESL logjam: Waiting times for adult ESL classes and the impact on English language learners
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
Indiana University Kokomo: Project Complete
Lumina Foundation for Education: Accomplishments and challenges
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
More student success: A systemic solution
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Good policy, good practice: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education, a guide for policymakers
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Twenty things you need to know about financing college
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
Mathematics and science achievement and course-taking for college-bound high school students
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
Action plan: Educators/Policymakers
Statewide administration of the ACT: A key component in improving student preparation for college and work
How to Choose a College: A Guide for the Student with a Disability
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
Federal support for adolescent literacy: A solid investment
Answering the question that matters most: Has student achievement increased since No Child Left Behind?
Adult learners in higher education: Barriers to success and strategies to improve results
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
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
Findings from the early college high school initiative: A look at best practices and lessons learned regarding a dual enrollment program
Affirmation and discovery: Learning from successful community college developmental programs in Texas
Alabama: Featured facts from the SREB Fact Book on higher education
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
Alabama education quick facts 2007
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
Academic competitiveness grants
Effective instruction: An inconspicuous strategy for dropout prevention
Latino students and disproportionality in special education
Cognitive behavioral interventions: An effective approach to help students with disabilities stay in school
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
Engaging faculty and staff: An imperative for fostering retention, advising, and smart borrowing
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Economic mobility project
Center for native education
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
Approaches to dropout prevention: Heeding early warning signs with appropriate interventions
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Getting students to meet challenging academic and career goals: Involving school mentors, parents, and community leaders
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
A college access contract
How far behind in math and reading are English Language Learners?
Minorities in higher education twenty-second annual status report: 2007 supplement
ACT high school profile report: The graduating class of 2007 (National)
Learning in a new key
The global state of higher education and the rise of private finance
What works clearinghouse: English language learners
Educating English language learners: Implementing instructional practices
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
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
Framing new terrain: Older adults & higher education
Using rigorous evidence to improve policy and practice
Building a culture of evidence in community colleges: Lessons from exemplary institutions
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Hopes & hurdles: California foster youth and college financial aid
Measuring student achievement at postsecondary institutions
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
It's about time: Temporal dimensions of college preparation programs
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Time to Completion Web Site
Combat2College: Facilitating college success for combat veterans
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
The productivity argument for investing in young children
College readiness for all toolbox
Coalition for Evidence-based Policy
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Structuring out-of-school time to improve academic achievement
Transitions -- First-generation students: A promising concept?
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Developmental Education Toolkit
Growing pains in the advanced placement program: Do tough trade-offs lie ahead?
Campaign for High School Equity
The nation's report card: 2007 At a glance
Facts for education advocates: School counseling, access and persistence
Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (H.R. 6893) Summary
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
Education watch 2009
Access to Learning
The savvy teacher's guide: Reading interventions that work
National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment
Learning and assessment: Trends in undergraduate education
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Connext Postsecondary Assessment System
Finding a way: Practical examples of how a principal-counselor relationship can lead to success for all students
The Everyone Graduates Center
Evaluation of evidence-based practices in online learning: A meta-analysis and review of online learning studies
Teaching for a New World: Preparing High School Educators to Deliver College- and Career-Ready Instruction
Council for Exceptional Children
Implementing strategies to achieve successful student transitions
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
Using the right data to determine if high school interventions are working to prepare students for college and careers
This school works for me: Creating choices to boost student achievement: Supplement to the analysts' guide
Financial incentives for institutions and individuals: Survey findings from the Midwest and the Nation
Summer bridge programs: Helping eighth-grade students successfully transition to high school
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
2009 Student retention practices and strategies at four-year and two-year institutions
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Special report on the transfer admission process: National Association for College Admission Counseling
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Hispanics, high school dropouts, and the GED
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
Achieving dramatic school improvement: An exploratory study
Schools without diversity: Education management organizations, charter schools, and the demographic stratification of the American school system
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
Charting the path from engagement to achievement: A report on the 2009 High School Survey of Student Engagement
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Response to Intervention (RTI): A primer for parents
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
Building an early childhood professional development system
Getting past go project: State reports on the cost of remedial education
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Professional development for afterschool practitioners: The first year of the Palm Beach County Afterschool Educator Certificate program
Stuck schools revisited: Beneath the averages
Community college and high school partnerships
Participation and success in the advanced placement program continue to grow in the SREB states
Academic preparation for college in the high school senior class of 2003-04
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
Easy come - EZ-GO: A federal role in removing jurisdictional impediments to college education
Degree completion beyond institutional borders: Responding to the new reality of mobile and non-traditional learners
Building a higher skilled workforce: Results and implications from the Bridgeconnect national survey
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
National Research Center on Learning Disabilities (NRCLD)
Leisure college USA: The decline in student study time
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
School connectedness: Strategies for increasing proactive factors among youth
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
Clearinghouse on foster youth and transition
What works in student retention 2010
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Return on educational investment: A district-by-district evaluation of U.S. educational productivity
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
The impact of teacher experience
Voluntary Framework of Accountability (VFA) for community colleges
The social life of college information: Relationships and experiences as tools for enhancing college decision making
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Central Indiana Talent Alliance
Expanding options for struggling students and out-of-school youth: State financing of education pathways
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
What do you want in an afterschool program?
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Advancing teacher and prinicpal effectiveness: Four recommendations for reforming the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS) Effective Schoolwide Interventions
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
State policies regarding undocumented college students: A narrative of unresolved issues, ongoing debate and missed opportunities
Changing the DNA of higher education from the inside out
Atlanta civic site: Climbing the ladder of civic proficiency
Working credentials: Sub-baccalaureate degrees and certificates are paying off for students and their employers
High standards help struggling students: New evidence
Beyond the numbers: Data use for continuous improvement of programs serving disconnected youth
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Collegiate remediation: A review of the causes and consequences
Are the sleeping giants awake? Non-profit universities enter online education at scale
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
Using incentives to change how teenagers spend their time: The effects of New York City's conditional cash transfer program
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
Middle school counselor's guide: NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
Effective practices for developing the literacy skills of english language learners in the english language arts classroom
Teaching and learning in the era of the Common Core: The Students at the Center series ebook
Valuable learning or "spinning their wheels"?: Understanding excess credits earned by community college associate degree completers
An undeveloped national resource: The unrealized potential of the nation's career/technical centers
The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: Findings from four longitudinal studies
Keeping students on course: An impact study of a student success course at Guilford Technical Community College
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
The role of two-year institutions in four-year success
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
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
No child left behind waivers: Promising ideas from second round applications
Opportunities suspended: The disparate impact of disciplinary exclusion from school
Connecting the dots between learning and resources
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Does race matter in educational diversity? A legal and empirical analysis
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
A strong start: Positioning young black boys for educational success: A statistical profile
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
8th Annual AP report to the nation
Final report of the task force on undergraduate graduation rates
Statewide aid policies to improve college access and success
It takes a whole society: Opening up the learning landscape in the high school years
Snapshot report: Mobility
Snapshot report: Concurrent enrollment
Still on the sidelines: What role will higher education trustees play in higher education reform?
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Cohort default rates in context
Are big-time sports a threat to student achivement?
Smart spending: Reforming federal financial aid for higher education
Fall 2011: Estimated headcount enrollment and Pell Grant trends
Oregon Mentors evaluation instrument toolkit
Evaluate mentoring programs
It can be done, it's being done, and here's how
Poised to lead: How school counselors can drive college and career readiness
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
Waiving away high school graduation rate accountability?
State policy profiles for completion by design
Leveraging data for college completion
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Gateways to the principalship: State power to improve the quality of school leaders
Three policies to reduce time to degree
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
HSIs 2009-10
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
P21 common core toolkit: A guide to aligning the common core state standards with the framework for 21st century skills
High school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at fall 2009 ninth-graders parents', teachers, school counselors, and school administrators
National Office for School Counselor Advocacy: Transition from high school graduation to college enrollment
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
Ramp-up to Readiness: The Ramp-up goals
Ramp-up to Readiness: The Ramp-up standards
Assessing deeper learning
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Standing on the shoulders of giants: An American agenda for education reform
Parent involvement and extended learning activities in school improvement plans in the Midwest region
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Accomodating student veterans with traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder: Tips for campus faculty and staff
A guide for African-American parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Higher education: Students at the heart of the system
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
2008-09 Baccalaureate and beyond longitudinal study (B&B:08/09)
US Department of Education Civil Rights Data Collection
Education as a data-driven enterprise: A primer for leaders in business, philanthropy, and education
College completion toolkit
Steps taken on the path forward
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
State and local policy for reconnecting youth
Ready by 21 case study: Georgetown Divide
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
State high school tests: Exit exams and other assessments
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Transforming teacher education through clinical practice: A national strategy to prepare effective teachers
Fully online programs in K-12: A snapshot of effective practices at virtual high schools
Voluntary Framework of Acountability (VFA) proposed stage one measures
Transfer and articulation policies
Everybody ready for school: How can we ensure high quality early childhood programs?
Mentoring in schools: An impact study of Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring
The impact of enhancing students' social and emotional learning: A meta-analysis of school-based universal interventions
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
Enrollment management, Inc.: External influences on our practice
Time to act: Closing the racial achievement gap
Tuition discounting: Institutional aid patterns at public and private colleges and universities, 2000-01 to 2008-09
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Attendance counts: Advancing student success by reducing chronic absence
Recognition and response: Pathways to school success for young children
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
On the road to implementation: Achieving the promise of the common core state standards
What impacts student success in college persistence and completion?
College admissions tests as measures of accountability
Reinventing alternative education: State policy profiles
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Six pillars of effective dropout prevention and recovery: An assessment of current state policy and how to improve it
Effective dropout prevention and recovery: State dropout policy profiles
Lumina Foundation focus: The cost quandary: Hard times intensify the nation's urgent need for college graduates
Unexpected pathways: Transfer patterns of California community college students
Web tables: Choosing a postsecondary institution
Postsecondary expectations and plans for the high school senior class of 2003-04
Web tables - trends in graduate borrowing: selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
ABE career connections: A manual for integrating Adult Basic Education into Career Pathways
Can transfer and articulation policies propel communtiy college students to a bachelor's degree-and is that the only goal?
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
Improving public education: A guide for donors to make a difference
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
Increasing baccalaureate attainment in Louisville: A proposed blueprint for community action
Response to Intervention: Possibilities for service delivery at the secondary school level
Tiered intervention on the high school level
Response to Intervention: The future for secondary schools
RTI classification tool and resource locator
Response to Instruction (RtI) guidance document
IDEA Partnership: Collaborative work on Response to Intervention
SREB/Go Alliance
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
Afterschool and workforce development: Helping kids compete
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
Online learning: Addressing challenges and seizing opportunities
Pre-algebra and algebra enrollment and achievement (Leading Indicators Series)
College for all?
Trends in eLearning: Tracking the impact of eLearning at community colleges
Employment experience of youths: Results from a longitudinal survey
The course of innovation: Using technology to transform higher education
What educators should learn from ER
Unfulfilled promise: The dimensions and characteristics of Philadelphia's dropout crisis, 2000-2005
High school mentors in brief: Findings from the Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring impact study
Turning it around: A collective effort to understand and resolve Philadelphia's dropout crisis
Making graduation a priority
Pathways to College Network
Work-based learning in California: Opportunities and models for expansion
The past, present, and future of comprehensive school reform
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Processes and challenges in identifying learning disabilities among English Language Learner students in three New York state districts
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
Building a campus support network for students emerging from foster care
Core commitments of participating (Achieving the Dream) colleges
California high schools that beat the odds in high school graduation
The connection between health and high school dropout
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Mapping the road to college: First generation students' math track, planning strategies, and context of support
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
The Springboard Project: Getting ahead - staying ahead: Helping America's workforce succeed in the 21st century
Engaged learning in a public university: Trends in the undergraduate experience
Ed.gov Open Innovation Portal
Chronic early absence: Providing solutions for increasing achievement in the early grades and preventing school drop-out
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
Improving low performing high schools: Searching for evidence of promise
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
The academics athletics trade-off: Universities and intercollegiate athletics
Health and health-related behaviors: Minnesota postsecondary student veterans
National opportunity to learn campaign: State data and analysis
Meeting the invention challenge
Sexual orientation and outcomes in college
How much are college students borrowing?
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Prevention of disproportionate special education representation using response to education (RTI)
The path to career success: High school achievement, certainty of career choice, and college readiness make a difference
IPEDS Data Center
Innovations in education: Creating strong supplemental educational services programs
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
The higher education landscape for student service members and veterans in Indiana
The impact of increases in Pell Grant awards on college-going among lower income youth: Results from a natural experiment
New measures of student success in public higher education
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Prioritizing the nation's dropout factories: The need for federal policy that targets the nation's lowest performing high schools
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Easing the middle-class burden: An Examination of the implications of reducing parental contributions to post-secondary study
Assisting students struggling with mathematics: Response to Intervention (RtI) for elementary and middle schools
College readiness and high school-to-college success
Helping Latinas succeed in school: How federal policymakers can address barriers to high school graduation
How schools can shape peer relations to promote achievement among Mexican-origin youth
Common Core State Standards Initiative
Social programs that work: What works and what doesn't work in social policy: Findings from well-designed randomized controlled trials
Diversifying the STEM pipeline: The model replication institutions program
Features of state response to intervention initatives in Northeast and Islands Region states
Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2009
Investing early: Intervention programs in selected U.S. states
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
ACE Online Information Center
Community college student outcomes: Limitations of the Intergrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and recommendations for improvement
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
Community colleges and rural America: Progress and prospects
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
Fifty states of achieving the dream: State policies to enhance access to community colleges across the United States
LearnMore Indiana 2006-07 report: Results of Indiana's career and college information survey of students in grades 9 and 11
Are they really ready to work? Employers perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
What works clearinghouse: Elementary school math
Establishing an effective guidance and advisement system
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Starfish Initiative
Green lights and red tape: Improving access to financial aid at California's community colleges
Feeling the Florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountability pressure
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
State merit aid programs: Responses by Florida community colleges
School strategies and the "college linking" process: Reconsidering the effects of high schools on college enrollment
An overview of post-secondary support programs for former foster youth
A Better Chance.org
Their fair share: How Texas-sized gaps in teacher quality shortchange low-income and minority students
The real technology challenge
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Women, minorities, and persons with disabilties in science and engineering
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Institutional research and the culture of evidence at community colleges
What community college management practices are effective in promoting student success? A study of high- and low-impact institutions
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
Dream it! Do it!
Federal Student Aid (FSA)
Alliances for graduate education and the professoriate (AGEP)
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities