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Title:College readiness brief: Academic rigor: At the heart of college access and success
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Short Description:Completion of a rigorous academic program in high school is especially beneficial for African American and Latino students in terms of increased college-going and completion rates.
Annotation:Education research is unambiguous in concluding that a rigorous academic curriculum is indispensable for all students. Completion of a rigorous academic program in high school is especially beneficial for African American and Latino students in terms of increased college-going and completion rates.
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African American
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
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High School
Low-Income Students
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America's high school graduates: Results from the 2009 NAEP High School Transcript Study
Designing common assessments to be measures of college and career readiness: Challenges and opportunities
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
Latino college completion: California
Designing STEM pathways through early college: Ohio's metro early college high school
The relevance of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the college completion agenda
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Winning by degrees: The strategies of highly productive higher-education institutions
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
A gathering force: A survey of two cohorts of Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholars
Course-taking patterns, policies, and practices in developmental education in the California community colleges
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
Hours of opportunity: Lessons from five cities on building systems to improve after-school, summer school, and other out-of-school time programs
The return on the federal investment in for-profit education: Debt without a diploma
Promoting quality: State strategies for overseeing dual enrollment programs
Charter schools that work: Economically integrated schools with teacher voice
Working systematically in action: Engaging family and community: A guide for facilitators
Experiencing integration in Louisville: How parents and students see the gains and challenges
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
Monitoring progress: Response to intervention (RTI)'s promise and pitfalls
Turning the tide: Five years of Achieving the Dream in community colleges
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Hear us out: High school students in two cities talk about going to college
Partnerships between community colleges and prisons: Providing workforce education and training to reduce recidivism
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
Education pays 2010
Mind the gaps: How college readiness narrows achievement gaps in college success
Underperforming schools and the education of vulnerable children
Building capacity to promote college- and career-readiness for secondary-level English language learners: Policy brief featuring Austin, Texas
Setting statewide college- and career-ready goals
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating African-American students
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
Collaborating to create change: How El Paso Community College improved the readiness of its incoming students through Achieving the Dream
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Understanding the K-12 common core state standards in mathematics
Using college admission test scores to clarify high school placement (Leading Indicators Series)
The path forward: The future of graduate education in the United States
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Using the right data to determine if high school interventions are working to prepare students for college and careers
College- and career-ready: Using outcomes data to hold high schools accountable for student success
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
Choice without equity: Charter school segregation and the need for civil rights standards
Comprehensive school reform: Meta-analytic evidence of black-white achievement gap narrowing
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Winter 2010
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
The facts: Postsecondary access and success
Georgia Graduation Coach Initiative
Ready for tomorrow: Six proven ideas to graduate and prepare more students for college and 21st-century careers
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Making the connections: Connecting state and institutional policies to improve student success
Paying for college success: An introduction to the performance-based scholarship demonstration
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
Improving transfer access to STEM bachelor's degrees at Hispanic Serving Institutions through the America COMPETES Act
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
Child poverty and intergenerational mobility
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
College InSight
Common Standards: The Time Is Now
Stuck schools: A framework for identifying schools where students need change--now!
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
Project U-turn
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
The case to adopt common college- and career-ready standards (state cards)
Education Trust-West
College Board Advocacy and Policy Center
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Fragile futures: Risk and vulnerability among Latino high achievers
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
The power to change: High schools that help all students achieve
Gaining traction, gaining ground: How some high schools accelerate learning for struggling students
Latino achievement in America
A step toward college success: Assessing attainment among Indiana's Twenty-first Century Scholars
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
First generation college students: A literature review
Characteristics of minority students who excel on the SAT and in the classroom
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Dual enrollment: Accelerating the transition to college
Creating seamless educational transitions for urban African American and Hispanic students
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Gender gap grows
SMASH Academy
Ready to succeed: All students prepared for college and work
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
Academic pathways to access and student success
Foundation for excellent schools
Who goes to preschool and why does it matter?
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- curriculum and assessment systems
Double the work: Challenges and solutions to acquiring academic literacy for adolescent English language learners
Increasing academic rigor in high schools: Stakeholder perspectives
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Education and incarceration
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Engaging students, challenging the odds
National Indian education study part II: The educational experiences of fourth- and eighth-grade American Indian and Alaska Native students
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Accelerated learning for all
Knocking at the college door: California state report
California policy options to accelerate Latino success in higher education
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
Giving students a chance to achieve: Getting off to a fast and successful start in grade nine
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Institutional Student Profiles Fall 2006 for the State of Alabama
Forming a college-going community in U.S. public high schools
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
A Better Chance.org
A disturbing trend in law school diversity
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting ready, getting in, and getting through college: Expanding options for low-income students
National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE)
Opportunity matters: A journal of research informing educational opportunity, practice and programs
Education beyond the rhetoric: Making rigor something "real"
Best practices: TRIO student support programs & Upward Bound
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
The costs and benefits of an excellent education for all of America's children
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Academic outcomes of high risk students
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
Embracing differences: Post-secondary education among Aboriginal students, students with children and students with disabilities (2005)
A new goal for America's high schools: College preparation for all
The 2008 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning
Moving beyond access: College success for low-income, first generation students
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
College access and success state data
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
Community colleges under stress
Creating a high school culture of college-going: The case of Washington State Achievers
Reviving the goal of an integrated society: A 21st century challenge
The Condition of Latinos in education: 2008 Factbook
Action required: Addressing the nation's lowest performing high schools
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
Do increases in Pell and other grant awards increase college-going among lower income high school graduates? Evidence from a 'natural experiment'
Students and teachers talk about school reform and student engagement
Sustaining service learning in your school: Staying the course
Using No Child Left Behind waivers to improve english language learner education
The causes and consequences of attending historically black colleges and universities
What can a multifaceted program do for community college students?
What is "career ready"?
NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling: Elementary school counselor's guide
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Preparing high school students for college: An exploratory study of college readiness programs in Texas
Positive student outcomes in community schools: Providing services that meet the many needs of students and parents
Replenishing opportunity in America: The 2012 midterm report of public higher education systems in the Access to Success Initiative
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
Latino college completion in 50 states
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
Remediation: Higher education's bridge to nowhere
Improving the odds for failing schools
No DREAMers left behind: The economic potential of DREAM Act beneficiaries
It can be done, it's being done, and here's how
Poised to lead: How school counselors can drive college and career readiness
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
From birth to college: Findings from Year 1 of a process evaluation of the University of chicago charter school model
Atlanta civic site: Climbing the ladder of civic proficiency
Education watch 2009
Improving student success by strengthening developmental education in community colleges: The role of state policy
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
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Measuring up 2008
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
A stronger nation through higher education: How and why Americans must meet a "big goal" for college attainment
Building a better bridge: Helping young adults enter and succeed in college
Indiana by the numbers
Sizing up state standards: 2008
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
Wealth mobility and volatility in black and white
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
Deciding on postsecondary education
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
A developmental perspective for high school practitioners on college and workplace readiness
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
High school course-taking patterns for English Language Learners: A case study from California
The misplaced math student: Lost in eighth-grade Algebra
Graduating America: Meeting the challenge of low-graduation rate high schools
College readiness for the 21st century: A blog on college readiness in practice and policy
Toward informative assessment and a culture of evidence: Results from strengthening pre-collegiate education in community colleges
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
Global Policy Fellows Program: Lessons learned
Rethinking developmental education in community colleges
Aboriginal peoples and post-secondary education: What educators have learned
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
College readiness and high school-to-college success
Lumina Foundation Focus: No more kid stuff: Colleges and universities take a mature approach to serving adult students
Helping students navigate the path to college: What high schools can do
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Avoidable Losses: High-Stakes Accountability and the Dropout Crisis
Overcoming obstacles, optimizing opportunities: State policies to increase postsecondary attainment for low-skilled adults
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
Dropout risk factors and exemplary programs: A technical report
Diverse issues in higher education
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
Strengthening financial aid policies for low-income working adults
Back to basics: Improving college readiness of community college students
The impacts of regular Upward Bound: Results from the third follow-up data collection
New England Journal of Higher Education
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
Still looking to the future: Voluntary K-12 student integration: A manual for parents, educators, and advocates
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Academic competitiveness grants
Voces (Voices): A profile of today's Latino college students
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Alabama state report
Learning in a new key
The Breakthrough High School project
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
Minorities in higher education twenty-second annual status report: 2007 supplement
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Relationships between students' high school and middle school experiences and later completion of a Bachelor's degree
Average ACT® score for the high school class of 2006 is the highest since 1991
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - Spanish Version
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
African American students and U.S. high schools
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Colorado state report
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Rigor plus support: How science teachers use literacy techniques to get students ready for college
Latinos in secondary education
MALDEF Federal education rights pamphlet (spanish version)
Using PLAN to identify student readiness for advanced courses in high school
The effects of using ACT® Composite score and high school average on college admission decisions for racial/ethnic groups
Ensuring academic success for English learners
Achievement gaps and correlates of early mathematics achievement: Evidence from the ECLS K-first grade sample
The progress of education reform: Closing the achievement gap
Building academic skills in context: Testing the value of advanced math learning in career and technical education
New faces, old patterns: Segregation in the multiracial south
Educational vouchers for universal preschools
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
Orange juice or orange drink? Ensuring that "advanced courses" live up to their labels
Schools to watch
Priming the pump: Strategies for increasing the achievement of underrepresented minority undergraduates
Next steps: Research and practice to advance Indian education
The challenge and call for cultural adjustments in educating African American males: Implications for school counselors and leaders
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (Spanish Version)
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
Pathways to improving practice: How can pre-college outreach programs work with schools
Minorities in higher education twenty-first annual status report, 2003-04
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
Puente Project
Ensuring rigor in the high school curriculum: What states are doing
School context, student attitudes and behavior, and student achievement: An exploratory analysis
Alpha Phi Alpha: Go to high school, go to college initiative
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
College knowledge: What Latino parents need to know and why they don't know it
Public education and black male students: The 2004 state report card
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
College success programs
School relationships foster success for African American students
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
National college access network
Addressing the shame of higher education: Programs that support college enrollment and retention of African-American males
Making the transition: Interim results of the National Guard Youth Challenge Evaluation
Unfulfilled promise: The dimensions and characteristics of Philadelphia's dropout crisis, 2000-2005
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Cost perceptions and college-going for low-income students
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
Turning it around: A collective effort to understand and resolve Philadelphia's dropout crisis
Gaining ground in the middle grades: Why some schools do better
Family factors and student outcomes
New York City's Strategy for Improving High Schools: An Overview
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
Addressing the American male imperative in higher education: Implications for public and research universities
Beating the odds: Analysis of student performance on state assessments and NAEP: Results from the 2008-09 school year
The nation's report card: Reading 2009
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Developing a college-going culture in a middle school: A toolkit
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Linking secondary and postsecondary systems: Lessons from Indiana
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
It's about time: Temporal dimensions of college preparation programs
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
Community colleges as gateway and gatekeeper: Moving beyond the access "saga" to outcome equity
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Opportunity adrift: Our flagship universities are straying from their public mission
Mobilizing a cross-sector collaborative for systemic change: Lessons from project U-turn, Philadelphia's campaign to reduce the dropout rate
A new diverse majority: Students of color in the South's public schools
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
Mathematics benchmarks grades K-12
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
America after 3pm: Special report on summer: Missed opportunities, unmet demand
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
Summer reading, summer not: How project READS (Reading Enhances Achievement During Summer) can advance equity
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
Southern Regional Education Board annual report: The essentials: What really counts in improving education
College and university commitments to student access and success: An overview of institutional postsecondary opportunity programs
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
Academic preparation for college in the high school senior class of 2003-04
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Return on educational investment: A district-by-district evaluation of U.S. educational productivity
Building capacity for reconnecting youth
Improving achievement for the growing Latino population is critical to the nation's future
Grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Rewarding progress, reducing debt: Early results from Ohio's performance-based scholarship demonstration for low-income parents
Tapping HSI-STEM funds to improve Latina and Latino Access to STEM professions
Making the case: Engaging education partners in addressing the education needs of children in foster care
State Policies Affecting the “Adult Re-Entry Pipeline” in Postsecondary Education: Results of a Fifty-State Inventory
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
Assessing deeper learning
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Employer-paid tuition advancement for low-income workers
A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
P21 common core toolkit: A guide to aligning the common core state standards with the framework for 21st century skills
The mission of the high school: a new consensus of the purposes of public education?
Implementing the common core state standards: An action agenda for higher education
Achieving success: The latest news in achieving community college success (2011)
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
Creating opportunities in health care: The community college role in workforce partnerships
Forward thinking teens: The effects of college costs on adolescent risky behavior
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Own the Turf: College and Career Readiness Counseling Campaign
Slow off the mark: Elementary school teachers and the crisis in science, technology, engineering, and math education
Incentivizing school turnaround: A proposal for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Advancing teacher and prinicpal effectiveness: Four recommendations for reforming the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
Accelerating college readiness: Lessons from North Carolina's innovator early colleges
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
State policies regarding undocumented college students: A narrative of unresolved issues, ongoing debate and missed opportunities
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic (March 2011 Update)
Ready by 21 case study: Austin, TX
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Latino college completion: Texas
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
GEAR UP: Current project overviews 2002
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
A comparison study of 12th grade students' college anticipations, aspirations, and college preparatory measures
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
A new mission for the middle-grades: Preparing students for a changing world
Meeting the STEM workforce demand: Accelerating math learning among students interested in STEM
Challenging success: Can college degree completion be increased as states cut budgets?
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
The role of minority-serving institutions in redefining and improving developmental education
Campaign for the Future of Higher Education
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
Aid and innovation: How federal financial aid policy impacts student success and how states can respond
Stopped short: 2.1 Million adults in Florida went to college but didn't finish
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
Speaking of salaries: What it will take to get qualified, effective teachers in all classrooms
Developing 20/20 vision on the 2020 degree attainment goal: The threat of income based inequality in education
Latino college completion: State series
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Teacher voices: Immigration, language and culture
National Coalition for College Completion
Making summer count: How summer programs can boost children's learning
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Engineering solutions to the national crisis in literacy: How to make good on the promise of common core state standards
Protecting the federal investment in higher education: The gainful employment rule
Parents' guide to student success
Latino college completion: Florida
Improving community college success
Professional development for afterschool practitioners: The first year of the Palm Beach County Afterschool Educator Certificate program
Maximizing the promise of community schools: Streamlining wraparound services for ESEA
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
ESEA Briefing Book
Staying on track: Early findings from a performance-based scholarship program at the University of New Mexico
Unlocking the gate: What we know about improving developmental education
Dual enrollment for high school students
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
Helping students get back on track: What federal policymakers can learn from New York City's multiple pathways to graduation initiative
A guide for African-American parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career
Incentives for early graduation: How can state policies encourage students to complete high school in less than four years
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Clearing the path: Creating innovation space for serving over-age, under-credited students in competency-based pathways
Suggested practices to improve educational outcomes of children living in foster care: Recommendations for school districts
Caught in the crisis: Students with disabilities in U.S. high schools
Breaking schools' rules: A statewide study of how school discipline relates to students' success and juvenile justice involvement
Ramp-up to Readiness: The Ramp-up goals
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
Policy implications of trends for Asian American students
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
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
Getting students ready for college and careers: Transitional senior mathematics
Developmental education in community colleges
Community college and high school partnerships
Top ten ways college counselors can help undocumented students
Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
Keeping students enrolled: How community colleges are boosting financial resources for their students
Transforming high schools: Performance systems for powerful teaching
Turning around the nation's lowest performing schools: Five steps districts can take to improve their chances of success
STEM coursetaking among high school graduates, 1990-2005
Science achievement and occupational career/technical education coursetaking in high school: The class of 2005
The impact of Pell grants on academic outcomes for low-income California community college students
Young Hispanic children: Boosting opportunities for learning
On the road to implementation: Achieving the promise of the common core state standards
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Dream vs. reality: An analysis of potential Dream Act beneficiaries
The black-white achievement gap: When progress stopped
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Suspended education: Urban middle schools in crisis
Complete to compete: Common college completion metrics
Framework for providing all students an opportunity to learn through reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
The Harlem Children's Zone, Promise Neighborhoods, and the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education
Understanding the K-12 common core standards in English language arts and literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects
Investing in change: How much do Achieving the Dream colleges spend - and from what resources - to become data-driven institutions
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
Evaluating student success interventions: Principles and practices of student success
Engaging faculty in the Achieving the Dream initiative: Principles and practices of student success
Using data to increase student success: A focus on diagnosis: Principles and practices of student success
Focusing on the essentials for college and career readiness: Policy implications of the ACT national curriculum survey results 2009
Expanded time, enriching experiences: Expanded learning time schools and community organization partnerships
Pathways to College Network
American Diploma Project (ADP) end-of-course exams: 2009 Annual report
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Standards and assessments guide
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Teacher effectiveness
On the cusp in California: How PreK-3rd strategies could improve education in the Golden State
College readiness issue brief: Aligning P-12 and postsecondary education: Toward a seamless P-16 education system
The Equity Scorecard: A collaborative approach to assess and respond to racial and ethnic disparities in student outcomes
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
No time to lose: Why America needs an education amendment to the US Constitution to improve public education
Employers, low-income young adults, and post-secondary credentials: A practical typology for business, education, and community leaders
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
Policies paved the way: Early college innovation in North Carolina
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Multiple Pathways in California: A New Option for High School Reform
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Complete College America
High school mentors in brief: Findings from the Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring impact study
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
Effective teaching: A key to success for all high school students
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Writing to read: Evidence for how writing can improve reading
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Center on Education and the Workforce
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Breaking the habit of low performance: Successful school restructuring stories
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Transitions to college: From theory to practice
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Achievement in America
Bridging the widest gap: Raising the achievement of Black boys
Mentoring high-school Latino students: Realism versus false hope
Show us the money: Low-income students, families, and financial aid
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
An overview of higher education in the United States: Diversity, access, and the role of the marketplace
Educational attainment of people 18 years and over, by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin, for the 25 largest states: March 2000
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
Raising our sights: No high school senior left behind
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Latino students and the educational pipeline: From middle school to the workforce
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
Increasing the preparedness of at-risk students
Leaving boys behind: Public high school graduation rates
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Yes we can: Telling truths and dispelling myths about race and education in America
The effects of students' middle-school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor's degree: How can school counselors make a difference
As America becomes more diverse: The impact of state higher education inequality
The challenge of scaling up educational reform: Findings and lesson from First Things First
Best practice: Indiana University Bloomington groups program
Access and persistence: Winter 2006
ACSFA policy brief: The toolbox and student aid policy
Enriching the high school curriculum through postsecondary credit-based transition programs
Primary progress, secondary challenge
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Raising minority academic achievement: A compendium of education programs and practices
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
The college ladder: Linking secondary and postsecondary education for success for all students
CPS: A leader in AP growth
Boys and girls harbor
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Catching the Dream
Excelencia in education
Embedding college readiness indicators in high school curriculum and assessment
How well are states educating our neediest children?: The Fordham report 2006
Moving on: State policies to address academic brain drain in the South
Beyond NCLB: Fulfilling the promise to our nation's children
Center for Student Opportunity
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
Preparing today's high school students for tomorrow's opportunities
Racial transformation and the changing nature of segregation
College learning for the new global century
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Looking to the future: Volunatary K-12 school integration
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
The postsecondary educational experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators: Selected results from the NELS: 88/2000 Postsecondary education transcript study
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
Mathematics and science achievement and course-taking for college-bound high school students
Using EPAS™ to evaluate school-based intervention programs: GEAR UP
Student African American Brotherhood
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
Timing and duration of student participation in special education in the primary grades
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
For better science, just add color
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Latino students and U.S. high schools
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Addressing the needs of adult learners
Helping Teens Succeed
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Funding Gaps 2006
Indiana State Profile
'Restoring value' to the high school diploma: The rhetoric and practice of higher standards
Postsecondary Access and Success
High school teaching for the twenty-first century: Preparing students for college
ACT high school profile report: The graduating class of 2007 (National)
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
Improving math performance
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
Understanding Latino parental involvement in education: Perceptions, expectations, and recommendations
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Educating English language learners: Implementing instructional practices
A college access contract
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Overlooked gems: A national perspective on low-income promising learners
Starfish Initiative
Promising practices for community college developmental education
Setting the record straight: How trendy approaches to college access might or might not be helping low-income students
Gap or gaps? Challenging the singular definition of the achievement gap
I-STEM Resource Network
An early alert system for remediation needs of entering community college students: Leveraging the California standards test
State indicators of science and mathematics education: 2007
Condition of education 2008
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
Graduation rate watch: Making minority student success a priority
Reaching higher with Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana: Focusing on the roll of community colleges
White students are racially isolated
Economic mobility project
Economic mobility of black and white families
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
The challenge of college readiness
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success
The productivity argument for investing in young children
Social programs that work: What works and what doesn't work in social policy: Findings from well-designed randomized controlled trials
Institutional transfer and the management of risk in higher education
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
State and community-based promise programs: Early commitments of financial aid for college
Reengaging high school dropouts: Early results of the national guard youth challenge program evaluation
Field guide for improving student success
Prevention of disproportionate special education representation using response to education (RTI)
Lessons from Achieving the Dream for federal efforts to improve college completion rates
The path to career success: High school achievement, certainty of career choice, and college readiness make a difference
Transparency by design: Principles of good practice for higher education institutions serving adults at a distance
The core components of RTI: A closer look at evidence-based core curriculum, assessment and progress monitoring, and data-based decision making
SREB Factbook on higher education
The Education Equality Project: Improving teacher quality
Campaign for High School Equity
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
The impact of postsecondary remediation using a regression discontinuity approach: Addressing endogenous sorting and noncompliance
ETS Policy Notes: Addressing achievement gaps: The language acquisition and educational achievement of English-language learners
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
Flexible learning options for adult students
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Ensuring college success: Scaffolding experiences for students and faculty in an early college high school
Facts for education advocates
The early assessment program: Helping high school students meet college expectations in mathematics and English
High schools as launch pads: How college-going culture improves graduation rates in low-income high schools
Core problems: Out-of-field teaching persists in key academic courses and high-poverty schools
Making the dream a reality: Action steps for states to prepare all students for college and career
The role of nonacademic factors in college readiness and success
EPAS® state of the nation report 2007: Mathematics
Postsecondary connection: Making the link between high school preparation and college success
Tuition equity legislation: Investing in Colorado high school graduates through equal opportunity to postsecondary education
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
Grad nation: A guidebook to help cities tackle the dropout crisis
Minority youth: Overrepresented & underserved in Indiana's systems
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
The stealth inequities of school funding: How state and local school finance systems perpetuate inequitable school spending
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Unequal education: Federal loophole enables lower spending on students of color
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
Spaces of inclusion? Teachers' perceptions of school communities with differing student racial & socioeconomic contexts
Do schools challenge our students? What student surveys tell us about the state of education in the United States
Do race/ethnicity-based student achievement gaps grow over time?
Defining college readiness: Where are we now, are where do we need to be?
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Launching early college districtwide: Pharr San Juan-Alamo's "college for all" strategy
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
Instructional supports: The missing piece in state educational standards
Off the clock: What more time can (and can't) do for school turnarounds
50-state mathematics requirements for the standard high school diploma
The arts and achievement in at-risk youth: Findings from four longitudinal studies
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Sustained positive effects on graduation rates produced by New York City's small public high schools of choice
The progress of education reform: Pre-K-12 literacy: State of the nation
Open educational resources: Tools to help 21st century students achieve their postsecondary eduation goals and keep America competitive
Caught in the crisis: Students of color and native students in U.S. high schools
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
Evaluate mentoring programs
Opportunity road: The promise and challenge of America's forgotten youth
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
Achieving results through community school partnerships: How districts and community leaders are building effective, sustainable relationships
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
Designing high quality evaluation systems for high school teachers: Challenges sand potential solutions
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
Hearing on non-traditional students
Core principles for transforming remedial education: A joint statement
Can scholarships alone help students succeed? Lessons from two New York City community colleges
The first year of high school
The economic impact of the achievement gap in America's schools
College-ready students, student-ready colleges: An agenda for improving degree completion in postsecondary education
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Rewarding persistence: Effects of a performance-based scholarship program for low-income parents
Recommended policies and practices for advancing Indiana's system of adult education and workforce training
The costs of failure factories in American higher education
Bridges to opportunity for underprepared adults: A state policy guide for community college leaders
Benefits of additional high school coursework and improved course performance in preparing students for college
High school literacy: A quick stats fact sheet
Making the transition to four-year institutions: Academic preparation and transfer
Fulfilling the commitment: Recommendations for reforming federal student aid
Apply to succeed: Ensuring community college students benefit from need-based financial aid
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Urban school counseling: Implications for practice and training
A descriptive study of urban school counseling
Advocacy as a critical role for urban school counselors: Working toward equity and social justice
The transformative individual school counseling model: An accountability model for urban school counselors
Pushing the envelope: State policy innovations in financing postsecondary education for workers who study
Access to success: Patterns of advanced placement participation in U.S. high schools
The economic benefits of academic and career preparation
What happens to high school dropouts who reenroll?
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Education Equality Project
Using increased funding under the Workforce Investment Act to create multiple pathways to marketable postsecondary credentials and middle-class employment
Educating English language learners at the high school level: A coherent approach to district- and school-level support
Assessing school engagement: A guide for out-of-school time program practitioners
The rapid growth and changing complexion of suburban public schools
Setting up success in developmental education: How state policy can help community colleges improve student success outcomes
The state of learning disabilities 2009
Moving beyond AYP: High school performance indicators
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
A profile of successful Pell Grant recipients: Time to Bachelor's degree and early graduate school enrollment
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
Innovations in education: Creating strong supplemental educational services programs
Prioritizing the nation's dropout factories: The need for federal policy that targets the nation's lowest performing high schools
The schools teachers leave: Workforce mobility in Chicago public schools
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
Work less, study more, & succeed: How financial supports can improve postsecondary success
The American high school graduation rate: Trends and levels
Lost in transition: Building a better path from school to college and careers
Closing the expectations gap, 2008
School strategies and the "college linking" process: Reconsidering the effects of high schools on college enrollment
Cities in crisis: A special analytic report on high school graduation
Raising graduation rates in an era of high standards: Five commitments for state action
Big ideas dropout prevention strategies: Check and Connect
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
The male achievement gap in Indiana
Crafting a new vision for high school: How states can join academic and technical studies to promote more powerful learning
What every college access practitioner should know: About the importance of commitment
Science and mathematics education indicators
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Lifelong learning: New strategies for the education of working adults
Research brief: Practices that support data use in urban high schools
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
Lumina Foundation for Education: Accomplishments and challenges
Mentors en Español
The funding gap 2007
The funding gap (Spanish version)
The future of public education in New Orleans
Teacher credentials and student achievement in high school: A cross-subject analysis with student fixed effects
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
Raising achievement and graduation rates by supporting teachers in developing quality classroom instruction
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Center for native education
No Child Left Behind: What's in it for parents (Spanish Language Version)
Head Start participants, programs, families, and staff in 2005
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
Change, and response to change, in Florida's public schools
Great expectations: A guide to Alabama's high school graduation exam
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
How far behind in math and reading are English Language Learners?
Early college high school initiative: Brochure (2007)
Are private high schools better academically than public high schools?
Afterschool programs as an oasis of hope for black parents in four cities
Experiences that matter: Enhancing student learning and success
Using rigorous evidence to improve policy and practice
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Rescuing Brown v. Board of Education: Profiles of twelve school districts pursuing socioeconomic school integration
Hispanic students’ ACT scores hold steady as number of those testing increases at record pace
Latest ACT National Curriculum Survey® shows lack of content alignment between high school and college
Educational Attainment in the United States 2006
Demography is not destiny: Increasing the graduation rates of low-income college students at large public universities
Emerging evidence on improving high school graduation and improvement rates: The effects of four popular improvement programs
Return on investment: Educational choices and demographic change in California's future
Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; Washington state report
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
Where are the Black scientists?
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Course credit accrual and dropping out of high school
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
The progress of education reform: Dual enrollment
Rigor at risk: Reaffirming quality in the high school core curriculum
Derechos Humanos: Los Derechos Humanos y Derechos Laborales de los Inmigrantes Latinos en los Estados Unidos (The human rights and labor rights of the Latin immigrants in the United States)
Preparing for college
Helping equip teachers to answer students' questions on college knowledge
School readiness: Closing racial and ethnic gaps
Inside the black box of high-performing high-poverty schools
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Can separate be equal? The overlooked flaw at the center of No Child Left Behind
American diploma project network Indiana action plan
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Indian students and college preparation
National College Access Program Directory
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
Public education and Black male students: The 2006 state report card
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Quality Counts 2007: State Highlights Reports
Black male students at public flagship universities in the U.S.: Status, trends, and implications for policy and practice
Inventing Hispanic serving institutions (HSIs): The basics
Jonathan Kozol interview transcript: Source material for "Segregation and its Calamitous Effects, America's "Apartheid" Schools"
Career development in context: Selected trends in education, economics, labor, and society
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
After Michigan, what? Next steps for affirmative action
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
Pathways to improving practice: Data-driven pre-college outreach programs
Parent power and urban school reform: The story of Mothers on the Move
What works clearinghouse
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Beating the odds: A city-by-city analysis of student performance and achievement gaps on state assessments
Reclaiming the American dream
Unfinished business: More measured approaches in standards-based reform
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
Enhancing high school reform: Lessons from site visits to four cities
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Academic pathways, preparation, and performance: A descriptive overview of the transcripts from the high school graduating class of 2003-04
A test of leadership: Charting the future of U.S. higher education
College access: From the inside out
Appropriate use of high stakes testing in our schools: How should student learning and achievement be measured
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Focus on results: An academic impact analysis of the Knowledge is Power Program
American student achievement institute
National Association of Street Schools
Bridges to Success
Prekindergarteners left behind: Expulsion rates in state pre-kindergarten systems
Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
Paying double: Inadequate high schools and community college remediation
Rethinking high school graduation rates and trends
Measuring up 2006
The postsecondary education experiences of high school career and technical education concentrators
How do educators’ cultural belief systems affect underserved students’ pursuit of postsecondary education
High school curriculum, diplomas, and SAT Scores: How high school curriculum and diploma choices relate to SAT scores and college choice
All students reaching the top: Strategies for closing academic achievement gaps
The early college high school: The initiative at a glance
Challenging the myths: Rethinking the role of school counselors
Findings from the Condition of Education 2001: Students whose parents did not go to college
Paths to persistence: An analysis of research on program effectiveness at community colleges
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Preparing students for success in college
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
Left behind: Unequal opportunity in higher education
The role of finances in the persistence process.: A structural model
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Mentoring programs: An annotated bibliography of online resources
From risk to opportunity: Fulfilling the educational needs of Hispanic Americans in the twenty-first century
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Indiana Core 40 Scholars Initiative fact sheet
Annotated bibliography of minority achievement
First in the family: Advice about college from first generation students
Educational needs index
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Life after high school: Young people talk about their hopes and prospects
Income of U.S. workforce projected to decline if education doesn't improve
Education Trust, Inc
Indiana inventory of academic pathways
State college- and career-ready high school graduation requirements comparison table
End-of-course exams: A growing trend in high school-level assessments
America's future: Latino child well-being in numbers and trends
Mapping the road to college: First generation students' math track, planning strategies, and context of support
What does research say about 21st century skills?
Curriculum and instruction: A 21st century skills implementation guide
Ed.gov Open Innovation Portal
Summer bridge programs: Helping eighth-grade students successfully transition to high school
Transition and alignment: Two keys to assuring student success
Implementing strategies to achieve successful student transitions
Guiding developmental math students to campus services: An impact evaluation of the Beacon program at South Texas College
College- and career-ready (video presentation): Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses.
Global Skills for Global Completion
Increasing college success: A roadmap for governors
Reducing dropout rates through expanded learning opportunities
Raising their voices: Engaging students, teachers, and parents to help end the dropout epidemic
Investing early: Intervention programs in selected U.S. states
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Fighting for quality and equality, too: How states and policymakers can ensure the drive to improve teacher quality doesn't just trickle down to poor and minority children
No Excuses University Network
The promise of proficiency: How college proficiency information can help high schools drive student success
Accountability for equitable outcomes in higher education
Multiple pathways to STEM: Examining state differences in community college attendance among Latino STEM bachelor's degree holders
Drowning in debt: The emerging student loan crisis
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
What states can do to improve teacher effectiveness
Achieve Standards Alignment Tool
Insuring college failure risk
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
Credit/skills recovery pilot project: Documentation report for the Boston public schools
The economic benefits from halving the dropout rate: A boom to businesses in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
Expanded learning: Making it work for high school students
How much growth toward college readiness is reasonable to expect in high school?
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
Effective instructional strategies
Schools without diversity: Education management organizations, charter schools, and the demographic stratification of the American school system
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
National Center for Academic Transformation
Do the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) prepare students for Algebra in grade 8?
Challenges, assets, and innovations: Considerations for secondary education in rural communities
Funding career pathways and career pathway bridges: A federal policy toolkit for states
Managing contracts for educational equity: Emerging trends and issues
The evaluation of charter school impacts: Final report
6th Annual AP Report to the Nation: State Reports
Ensuring youth transitioning from foster care are connected by 25: Lessons learned from the foster care work group
Dual enrollment: Postsecondary/secondary partnerships to prepare students
The linked learning approach: Building the capacity of teachers to prepare students for college and careers
Call for action: Transforming teaching and learning to prepare high school students for college and careers
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
School connectedness: Strategies for increasing proactive factors among youth
Attendance counts: Advancing student success by reducing chronic absence
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
The 2010 Brown Center report on American education
Everybody ready for school: How can we ensure high quality early childhood programs?
The impact of enhancing students' social and emotional learning: A meta-analysis of school-based universal interventions
What do you want in an afterschool program?
Assessing developmental assessment in community colleges
More is less: Extra time does little to boost college grad rates
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
A first look at the common core and college and career readiness
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Participation and success in the advanced placement program continue to grow in the SREB states
State test score trends through 2008-09, Part 2: Slow and uneven progress in narrowing gaps
Transforming teacher education through clinical practice: A national strategy to prepare effective teachers
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Unexpected pathways: Transfer patterns of California community college students
Improving Hispanic achievement: Implications for state policy
Gateways to the principalship: State power to improve the quality of school leaders
Lining up: The relationship between the common core state standards and five sets of comparison standards
Operation College Promise
Increasing teacher diversity: Strategies to improve the teacher workforce
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
The hidden costs of community colleges
Performance-based scholarships: Emerging findings from a national demonstration
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Dropout prevention services and programs in public school districts: 2010-11
When school stability requires transportation: State considerations
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Percentage of states with alignment between K-12 and higher education standards
Successful school-community partnerships: Using lessons learned from practice and research to expand learning
Why we're behind: What top nations teach their children but we don't
The Future Ready Project
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
High school longitudinal study of 2009: A first look at fall 2009 ninth-graders parents', teachers, school counselors, and school administrators
High flyers: Policies and strategies that boost developmental education success in Florida's community colleges
Veteran's education benefits: Enhanced guidance and collaboration could improve administration of the Post-911 GI Bill program
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Ready by 21 case study: Georgetown Divide
Expanding options for struggling students and out-of-school youth: State financing of education pathways
Title I and high schools: Addressing the needs of disadvantaged students at all grade levels
Conditional cash transfers and college persistence: Evidence from a randomized need-based grant program
Linking costs and postsecondary degrees: Key issues for policymakers
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
How four-year colleges and universities organize themselves to promote student persistence: The emerging national picture
The condition of education 2011
America's Promise Alliance dropout prevention summits
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
Scaling up is hard to do: Progress and challenges during the first year of Achieving the Dream Developmental Education Initiative
Accelerating the academic achievement of students referred to developmental education
What's it worth: The economic value of college majors
Increasing return on investment from federal student aid
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
State high school tests: Changes in state policies and the impact of the college and career readiness movement
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
Preparing for change: A national perspective on common core state standards implementation planning
Western Policy Exchanges
The role of Pell Grants in access, persistence and completion
Keeping students on course: An impact study of a student success course at Guilford Technical Community College
The CollegeKeys Compact 2012 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Leading by example: A case study of peer leader programs at two Achieving the Dream colleges
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
Documenting uncertain times: Post-graduate transitions of the Academically Adrift cohort
Why access matters: The community college student body
The widening academic achievement gap between the rich and the poor: New evidence and possible explanations
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study (2012)
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
Rethinking higher education business models: Steps toward a disruptive innovation approach to understanding and improving higher education outcomes
Race to the top: What have we learned from the states so far? A state-by-state evaluation of Race to the Top performance
Where to begin? The evolving role of placement exams for students starting college
The nation's report card: Science 2011
NAEP Science 2011 State Snapshot Reports
Professional college knowledge: Re-envisioning how we prepare our college readiness workforce
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
Workforce Investment Act reauthorization may move youth development field back a decade: Analysis of H.R. 4297 through a youth advocacy lens
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Keeping the promise of opportunity: Redesigning financial aid to support post-secondary completion among low-income young adults
Cracking the credit hour
Common measures for college access and success
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
The impact of time between cognitive tests on performance: Evidence from Advanced Placement exams
K-12 postsecondary alignment and school accountability: Investigating high school responses to California's early assessment program
Using incentives to change how teenagers spend their time: The effects of New York City's conditional cash transfer program
An overview of classes taken and credits earned by beginning postsecondary students
RTTD guidance: Implementing continuous improvement metrics and strategies for the foundational conditions for personalized learning
RTTD Action brief: Establishing the foundational conditions for personalized learning
Ready by 21 case study: Petaluma
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
Priced out: How the wrong financial-aid policies hurt low-income students
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Teachers are the center of education: Mentoring, teaching and improving student learning
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
Implementing common core state standards and assessments: A workbook for state and district leaders
Key considerations for serving disconnected youth
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
Data-driven School Counseling Annotated Bibliography
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Student success in higher education
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
Facilitating student learning through contextualization
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Education as a data-driven enterprise: A primer for leaders in business, philanthropy, and education
Leaving no worker behind: Community colleges retrain the Michigan workforce-and themselves
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Research support for school counseling
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Students speak! Understanding the value of HBCUs from student perspectives
National Office for School Counselor Advocacy: Transition from high school graduation to college enrollment
Common core state standards alignment
Recruitment, retention and the minority teacher shortage
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
Early warning indicator systems
State policies to improve the effectiveness of school principals
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Debt to degree: A new way of measuring college success
The common core state standards: Implications for higher education in the west
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
The high cost of low graduation rates: Taxpayers lose millions
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
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
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Making every diploma count: Using extended-year graduation rates to measure student success
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
Getting ready for college: An implementation and early impacts study of eight Texas developmental summer bridge programs
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
Ramp-up to Readiness: The Ramp-up standards
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries:
Emotional and behavioral disorders: Promoting prevention and positive interventions in school settings
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
2011 National survey of school counselors: School counseling at a crossroads
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
What four states are doing to support data-driven decision-making: Policies, practices, and programs
Dollars for degrees: Structuring post-secondary scholarships to increase student success
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Building a grad nation: Progress and challenge in ending the high school dropout epidemic
Evaluating programs for community college students: How do we know what works?
State and local policy for reconnecting youth
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
7th Annual AP report to the nation
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Kentucky school-based family support: Twenty years later
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
The impact of teacher experience
States' progress and challenges in implementing common core state standards
Enrollment management, Inc.: External influences on our practice
Reauthorizing ESEA: Considerations for dropout prevention and recovery
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
America's best (and worst) cities for school reform: Attracting entrepreneurs and change agents
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success (C-PES)
Web tables - student financing of undergraduate education: 2007-08
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
The condition of college and career readiness 2010
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Reinventing alternative education: An assessment of current state policy and how to improve it
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
Understanding the common core state standards
Charting the path from engagement to achievement: A report on the 2009 High School Survey of Student Engagement
Afterschool and workforce development: Helping kids compete
Schools, families, and Response to Intervention:
Response to Intervention: Possibilities for service delivery at the secondary school level
Early reading proficiency (Leading Indicators Series)
Effectiveness, not seniority: Keeping the best teachers in high-need schools
Working too hard to make the grade: How fewer work hours and more financial aid can help California community college students succeed
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
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Deloitte 2009 education survey overview: Redefining high school as a launch pad
Assessing the use and impact of ECMC Foundation's Realizing the College Dream curriculum
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Sustaining the Race to the Top reforms
The next step in systems-building: Early childhood advisory councils and federal efforts to promote policy alignment in early childhood
The past, present, and future of comprehensive school reform
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
A shared agenda: Action alert for school superintendents & middle & high school principals
Transfer access from community colleges and the distribution of elite higher education
Turnaround schools that work: Moving beyond separate but equal
Re-imagining community colleges in the twenty-first century
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
Rising by Degrees
What matters for staying on-track and graduating in Chicago public schools: A focus on students with disabilities
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Southern Education Foundation (SEF)
Policy on dual credit opportunities in Indiana
Don't leave accountability behind: A call for ESEA reauthorization
A new national approach to career navigation for working learners
A Profile of California Partnership Academies 2004–2005
Mind the (other) gap!: The growing excellence gap in k-12 education
Mind the (other) gap: State profiles
Indiana Growth Model Factsheet
Beyond the indicators: An integrated school-level approach to dropout prevention
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
Welfare reform and intergenerational mobility
Making graduation a priority
Eight components of college and career readiness counseling
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
The role of parents in dropout prevention: Strategies that promote graduation and school achievement
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
Indiana higher education opportunity data book
Rising to the challenge: Are high school graduates prepared for college and work
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Addressing the needs of under-prepared students in higher education: Does college remediation work
Our impoverished view of education reform
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
Encouraging news for college bound foster youth
Model college-preparatory curriculum
Access denied: Restoring the nation’s commitment to equal educational opportunity
Socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and selective college admissions
Raising the graduation rates of low-income college students
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
Pathways to a four-year degree: The higher education story of one generation
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
When it comes to school, girls rule
Education dedicated to black males still relevant
Knocking at the college door: Projections of high school graduates by state, income, and race/ethnicity
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
Work-based learning and higher education: A research perspective
Fast track to college: Increasing postsecondary success for all students
Crisis at the core: Preparing all students for college and work
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Do expenditures for student support services lead to demonstrable gains in student achievement
Preparate para la universidad: A college planning guide in Spanish for students in grades 9 through 12
What effect does a career intervention have on at-risk middle school students' career maturity levels, self-esteem, and academic achievement
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
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
Closing achievement gaps: Improving educational outcomes for Hispanic children
The silent epidemic: Perspectives of high school dropouts
Knowledge is power program
Cultural issues related to high school reform: Deciphering the case of black males
Measuring what matters: Creating a longitudinal data system using data to improve student achievement
American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian education in the states
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Strategies for success: Six stories of increasing college access
Promoting college access and success: A review of credit-based transition programs
Best evidence encyclopedia: Center for data-driven reform in education
Fair test: Schools that do not use SAT or ACT scores for admitting substantial numbers of students into Bachelor's degree program
Immigrant students and secondary school reform: Compendium of best practices
Education watch online
Dual credit and exam-based courses in US public high schools:2002-03
Increasing rates of school completion: Moving from policy and research to practice
Prep for prep
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Student success: Statewide P-16 systems -- early outreach
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
Focus on families: How to build and support family-centered practices after school
Pathways to improving practice: How can pre-college outreach programs use data to make decisions
Reaching parents: The role of Latino parents in their children's education
Literature review: Intervention methods and programs for pre-college entry for disadvantaged students
Improving literacy outcomes for English language learners in high school: Considerations for states and districts in developing a coherent policy framework
The Princeton Review and Hispanic Scholarship Fund college admissions roadmap (Spanish Version)
American Indian Education Foundation: Tools for success scholarship handbook
Making opportunity affordable: Reinvesting in college access and success
An investigation of factors influencing classroom motivation for postsecondary American Indian/Alaska native students
From college access to college success: College preparation and persistence of BPS graduates
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Middle Start
The role of the guidance profession in a shifting education system
New Technology High School postsecondary student success study
Writing next: Effective strategies to improve writing of adolescents in middle and high school
A new way on school integration
Preliminary report on No Child Left Behind in Indiana country
Labor force participation in formal work-related education in 2000-01
Early childhood education: Investing in quality makes sense
Brown at 50: King's dream or Plessy's nightmare
National Indian education study part I: The performance of American Indian and Alaska Native fourth- and eighth-grade students on NAEP 2005 reading and mathematics assessments
Closing the racial achievement gap: The role of reforming instructional practices
A whole 'nother world: Students navigating community college
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
Using EXPLORE® and PLAN® Data to Evaluate GEAR UP Programs
Setting students' sights on college: Chicago public schools
The High Schools Hispanics Attend: Size and Other Key Characteristics
Black, White and Brown: Latino school desegragation efforts in the pre- and post- Brown vs. the Board of Education era
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
Latinos in graduate education
Latinos in undergraduate education
Latinos in elementary education
A multi-institution analysis of the effects of campus-based financial aid on student persistence at public four-year institutions
Chicago Public Schools Department of Postsecondary Education
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Earnings by attainment
QualityCore™: Every student deserves to be ready for college
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Engaging Mexican Immigrant Parents in Their Children's Education: A Guide for Teachers
Federal support for adolescent literacy: A solid investment
Unmasking the effects of student engagement on college grades and persistence
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
State of college readiness for Latino students
A plan to improve the quality of teaching in American schools
New kids on the block: Results from the Moving to Opportunity experiment
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
High school dropouts in America
Retooling career and technical education
Enhancing student services at Owens Community College: Early results from the Opening Doors demonstration in Ohio
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
Education pays 2007: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Accelerated developmental education project
Education in the United States: Parent primer (English Language Version)
Historic reversals, accelerating resegregation and the need for new integration strategies
Tools for Latino family outreach: Supporting student success in the middle grades and beyond
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
Latino students and disproportionality in special education
Effective instruction: An inconspicuous strategy for dropout prevention
Encouraging girls in math and science
The last have become the first: Rural and small town America lead the way on desegregation
Supporting ninth-grade students to achieve in high school and preparing seniors for postsecondary education and a career
Getting students to meet challenging academic and career goals: Involving school mentors, parents, and community leaders
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Feeling the Florida heat? How low-performing schools respond to voucher and accountability pressure
Remediation in the community college: An evaluator's perspective
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
Strategic directions in Indiana education
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Second to none in attainment, discovery, and innovation: The national agenda for higher education
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
Scholarships for Hispanics
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Gates Millennium Scholars Scholarships
Language rights: An integration agenda for immigrant communities
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Helping community college students cope with financial emergencies: Lessons from the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund financial aid programs
A mission of the heart: What does it take to transform a school?
I-BEST a program integrating adult basic education and workforce training
More student success: A systemic solution
Archdiocese of Indianapolis: The Church in central and southern Indiana
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
What every college access practitioner should know: About the needs of latino students and their families
The student to counselor ratio: Does it matter?
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
Breaking through: Factsheet
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Windows on achievement and inequality
Reaching higher with accountability (working paper)
Reaching higher with affordability (working paper)
Enrollment status and outcomes
Dual enrollment students in Florida and New York City: Postsecondary outcomes
The impact of peers on college preparation: A review of the literature
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
Combat2College: Facilitating college success for combat veterans
Moving English language learners to college- and career-readiness
College readiness for all toolbox
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Structuring out-of-school time to improve academic achievement
Family firsts: Reach for your dreams
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Finding a way: Practical examples of how a principal-counselor relationship can lead to success for all students
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
Putting middle grades students on the graduation path: A policy and practice brief
The Everyone Graduates Center
Improving low performing high schools: Searching for evidence of promise
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Young lives on hold: The college dreams of undocumented students
Rising tuition and enrollment in public higher education
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
The Pangloss Index: How states game the No Child Left Behind Act
Using early-warning data to improve graduation rates: Closing cracks in the education system
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Doing What Works - Research based education practices online
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc. Careers for the Future Scholarship 2009-2010
"Careers for the future" education program
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
The role of schools in the English language learner achievement gap
Educational outcomes for children and youth in foster and out-of-home care
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
Eight elements of high school improvement: A mapping framework
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
Referral, enrollment, and completion in developmental education sequences in community colleges
Making college and career readiness the mission for high schools: A guide for state policymakers
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Facts for education advocates: School counseling, access and persistence
Race to the top: Promising approaches to establishing meaningful data systems fostering continuous improvement
Poverty and potential: Out-of-school factors and school success
Forgotten youth: Re-engaging students through dropout recovery
Higher education, merit-based scholarships and post-baccalaureate migration
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
A framework for advancing career and technical education: Recommendations for the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
STEM in postsecondary education: Entrance, attrition, and coursetaking among 2003-2004 beginning postsecondary students
"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
Adult college completion toolkit
Graduating to a pay gap: The earnings of women and men one year after college graduation
Adding it all up in 2012: Are college net price calculators easy to find, use and compare?
College Greenlight
The condition of college and career readiness 2012: National report
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
What are the implications of possible selves research for school counseling practice?
Common Core implementation workbook
Providing greater opportunities for deeper learning in NCLB waivers
Not the ceiling, but the floor: Innovative Harlem early childhood education effort complicated by varying government regulations
Choosing who delivers: The impact of placing limits on the delivery of remedial education at four-year institutions
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
Middle school counselor's guide: NOSCA's eight components of college and career readiness counseling
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
The common core standards: What do they mean for out-of-school time?
Using assessment results: Promising practices of institutions that do it well
Opportunities suspended: The disparate impact of disciplinary exclusion from school
Educational attainment of foster youth: Achievement and graduation outcomes for children in state care
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Work-integrated learning and career-ready students: Examining the evidence
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Is high school tough enough?
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Chartering equity: Using charter school legislation and policy to advance equal educational opportunity
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
On the road to success
California District Report Cards
The cruel divide: How California's education finance system shortchanges its poorest school districts
Learning denied: The case for equitable access to effective teaching in California's largest school district
States need to fill in the gaps on expanded learning time: Troubling lack of detail seen in No Child Left Behind waiver applications
On her majesty's school inspection service
The great cost shift: How higher education cuts undermine the future middle class
AACC statement on the American Enterprise Institute's "Completion Matters: The High Cost of Low Community College Graduation Rates"
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Third grade literacy policies: Identification, intervention, retention
12 for 2012: Issues to move education forward in 2012
Early warning system middle grades tool
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
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Making the move: Transition strategies at California schools with high graduation rates
Mobility makers
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
Rethinking remedial education: The role of MSIs in serving underreprepared students in the 21st century
Beyond the numbers: Data use for continuous improvement of programs serving disconnected youth
A systemic approach to implementing response to intervention in three Colorado high schools
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
10 New higher education ideas for a new Congress
Raising graduation rates: A series of data briefs: Progress toward increasing national and state graduation rates
Recent changes to eligibility requirements and additional efforts to promote awareness could increase Academic Competitiveness and SMART Grant participation
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
A synthesis of grade retention research: Looking backward and moving forward
Legal Center for Foster Care and Education
Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (H.R. 6893) Summary
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Coming to our senses: Education and the American future
Report of the national panel for evidence-based school counseling: Outcome research coding protocol and evaluation of Student Success Skills and Second Step
State future workforce gap summaries
The future workforce of Indiana
EdVisions Cooperative
YouthBuild USA
Better together: Realigning pre-college skills development programs to achieve greater academic success for adult learners
Community colleges: Special supplement to the Condition of Education 2008
Preparing high school students for successful transitions to postsecondary education and employment
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Fixing No Child Left Behind
Descriptive summary of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: Three years later
Achieving college access goals: The relevance of new media in reaching first-generation and low-income teens
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Meaningful measurement: The role of assessments in improving high school education in the twenty-first century
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
Investing in Indiana's adult workers: Increasing financial aid opportunities
Progress and gaps in college preparation policy
Leading in a changing America: Presidential perspectives from Hispanic-serving institutions
NAEP Mathematics 2009 state snapshot reports
And after high school? A pan-Canadian study of grade 12 students in French-language schools in minority settings: Educational aspirations and plans to pursue a career in their home regions -- Executive Summary
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
Are student employment and academic success linked?
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
Seamless Pathways : A Symposium on Improving Transitions From High School to College
Ready or not? Literacy skills and post-secondary education
Redefining college readiness
2009 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
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
Coalition for Evidence-based Policy
Student Success Skills: Tools and strategies for improved academic and social outcomes
Getting ahead or losing ground: Economic mobility in America
Education and economic mobility
Middle-class schools for all
Consortium on Chicago school research at the University of Chicago
Opening doors to postsecondary education and training: Planning for life after high school
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: First report
The enhanced reading opportunities study: Early impact and implementation findings
Examining gaps in mathematics achievement among racial-ethnic groups, 1972-1992
The education success program
What every college access practitioner should know about: Economic diversity in Indiana and U.S. colleges and universities
The minds of boys
Center for Law and Social Policy
Adult Literacy Education In Immigrant Communities: Identifying Policy and Program Priorities for Helping Newcomers Learn English
Rethinking high school: Supporting all students to be college-ready in math
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Do community colleges provide a viable pathway to a Baccalaureate degree?
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Indiana college success coalition
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
The road to college
Baltimore city's high school reform initiative: Schools, students, and outcomes
The turnaround challenge: Why America's best opportunity to dramatically improve student achievement lies in our worst-performing schools
Racial disparities and the new federalism
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
2007 Status report on the Pell Grant program
Approaches to dropout prevention: Heeding early warning signs with appropriate interventions
2007 College-bound seniors: Total group profile report
From aspirations to action: The role of middle school parents in making the dream of college a reality
The state role in accelerating student growth in low-performing high schools
Students with learning disabilities transitioning from high school to college
Not black and white: Making sense of the United States Supreme Court decisions regarding race-conscious student assignment plans
Indiana campus compact
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
The learning season: The untapped power of summer to advance student achievement
Breaking the cycle of poverty starts with learning
The changing racial and ethnic composition of U.S. public schools
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
Setting the stage for new high schools: Municipal leadership in supporting high school alternatives
Evaluation of new century high schools: Profile of an initiative to create and sustain small, successful high schools
A new majority: Low income students in the South's public schools
Learning about the role of college student in dual enrollment participation
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
The challenges of change: Learning from the child care and early education experiences of immigrant families
Graduation matters: Improving accountability for high school graduation
UA Adult Focus
Post-secondary education options for low-income students
Telenovelas Educativas
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
What's wrong with guys?
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
Does career and technical education affect college enrollment?
Mounting pressures facing the U.S. workforce and the increasing need for adult education and literacy
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
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation graduate scholarship program
Alliances for graduate education and the professoriate (AGEP)
Washington Data and Reports
Dream it! Do it!
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
All students college-ready: Findings from the Foundation's education work, 2000-2006
Expanding learning time in high schools
Leading by example
Improving high-school-to-college transition through leadership and governance
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
Low income student scholarships
Building a strong community college system for the state of Indiana: A best practices study
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
The impact of diversity on college students: The latest research
Teaching and learning across the class divide
Educational opportunity for all?
Institutional practices and student persistence: Extending the empirical record
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
A voice from the middle
Event Dropout Rates for Public School Students in grades 9-12: 2002-3 and 2003-4
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
The benefits of statewide use of the ACT test
EPAS®: A system that works
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Early college planning pays big dividends: Louisiana
The sensitivity of the ACT to instruction
Predicting different levels of academic success in college using high school GPA and ACT Composite score
What are ACT's college readiness benchmarks?
What kind of test preparation is best?
Academic and noncognitive variables related to PLAN scores
Action plan: Educators/Policymakers
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Collegiate learning assessement project
Measuring up internationally: Developing skills and knowledge for the global economy
ACT national curriculum survey, 2005–2006
Improving college readiness and success for all students: A joint responsibility between K-12 and postsecondary education
Who graduates in the South: Minority students lag behind, effects of segregation persist
Understanding recent changes in child poverty
American Indian and Alaska Native children: Findings from the base year of the early childhood longitudinal study, birth cohort
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
Recent STEM initiatives
Improving urban student achievement through early childhood reform: What state policymakers can do
Just for the kids
Office of Indian education programs
Postsecondary transitions among Navajo Indians
Native American culture: Education
Designing and financing an integrated program of college study: Lessons from the California Academy of Liberal Studies
Charting a new course for career and technical education
Linking career/technical studies to broader high school reform
Talent Development High Schools
The effects of merit-based financial aid on course enrollment, withdrawal, and completion in college
High Tech High Foundation
Intercollegiate athletes and effective educational practice: Winning combination or losing effort
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
The changing landscape of American public education: New students, new schools
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
America's high school graduates: Results from the 2005 NAEP high school transcript study
Opening doors: Support success: Services that may help low-income students succeed in community college
National Urban League Scholarships
Knowledge for practice: A training program for college access advisors
Pathways to improving practice: Improving college access through mentoring
Washington P-16 policy roundtable: Summary report
Parental and family involvement literature review and bibliography: Exploratory report
The connection collection: School-family-community connections database
Smart boys, bad grades
OECD Programme for international student assessment
En route to the baccalaureate: Community college student outcomes
School-business partnerships: Seven strategies for success
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
A profile of the American high school sophomore in 2002
High school reform - Issue brief
English language learners: Boosting academic achievement
What do we know: Seeking effective math and science instruction
The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 and the Pathways to College Network framework: Mutually supportive visions and complementary goals
A research agenda for the study of the effects of borrowing and the prospects of indebtedness on students' college-going choices
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Career advancement for low-income workers through community college and community-based organization partnerships
American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Whatever it takes: How twelve communities are reconnecting out-of-school youth
National Urban League: Campaign for African American Achievement
The size and characteristics of the unauthorized migrant population in the U.S.
Child, adolescent, family intervention science initiative (CAFISI)
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2006 status report
Locked up and locked out: An educational perspective on the U.S. prison pipeline
The higher dropout rate of foreign-born teens: The role of schooling abroad
Investing in the education of older students: A summary of the evidence
El Puente Project
The Progress of education reform: Hispanic achievement
Expanding access and opportunity: The impact of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Why segregation matters: Poverty and educational inequality
Mortgaging our future: How financial barriers to college undercut America's global competitiveness
Success for All Foundation
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Accelerated learning options: Moving the needle on access and success
College knowledge: Addressing information barriers to college
The American diploma project: Overview of research
Decisions without direction: Career guidance and decision-making among American youth
How do career interventions impact the educational choices of eighth-grade students
Beyond college for all: Policies and practices to improve transitions into college and jobs
Beyond empty promises: Policies to improve transitions into colleges and jobs
Stalled in secondary: A look at student achievement since the No Child Left Behind act
Choosing to improve: Voices from colleges and universities with better graduation rates
High school graduation rates by race/ethnicity, limited English proficiency, free and reduced price lunch
Where the boys aren't: The drift away from academic achievement is a trend
Reflecting on reconnecting males to higher education
Education for foster children: Removing barriers to academic success
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
The dream deferred: Increasing the college preparedness of at-risk students
Data sources for improving college access and success
HBCU graduates: Employment, earnings, and success after college
Lumina Foundation focus: Restricted access: The doors to higher education remain closed to many deserving students
Achieving diversity: Race neutral alternatives in American education
A deficit of understanding: Confronting the funding crisis in higher education and the threat to low-income and minority access
Ready for tomorrow: Helping all students achieve secondary and postsecondary success
Every child a graduate: A framework for an excellent education for all middle and high school students
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
Empty promises: The myth of college access in America
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
Who goes to college? High school context, academic preparation, the college choice process, and college attendance
Cultural barriers to incurring debt: An exploration of borrowing and impact on access to postsecondary education
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
In state tuition for undocumented immigrants
Public attitudes on higher education
How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
First generation students in postsecondary education: A look at their college transcripts
The 2003 Brown Center report on American education: How well are American students learning?
The funding gap 2004: Many states still shortchange low-income and minority students
Add it up: Using research to improve education for low-income and minority students
Lumina Foundation for Education
The student debt dilemma: Debt aversion as a barrier to college access
Participation in adult education and lifelong learning: 2000-01
Reality check 2006: Are parents and students ready for more math and science
Does diversity make a difference? Three research studies on diversity in college classrooms
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
A look at immigrant youth: Prospects and promising practices
Swimming against the tide: The poor in American higher education
They can't go home again: Undocumented aliens and access to U.S. higher education
National inventory of academic pathways
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
The governance divide: A report on a four-state study on improving college readiness and success
Preventing future high school dropouts: An advocacy and action guide for NEA state and local affiliates
Achieving dramatic school improvement: An exploratory study
The state of preschool 2009: State preschool yearbook
Parent engagement toolkit
Six reasons the Keep our Educators Working Act should be amended to require states receiving funds to end seniority-only teacher-layoff policies
College for all?
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Community College 2.0
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
15 Effective strategies for dropout prevention
Afterzones: Creating a citywide system to support and sustain high-quality after-school programs
Comparing achievement between K-8 and middle schools: A large empirical study
Close the hidden funding gaps in our schools
Expanded learning time by the numbers: The traditional school calendar is failing to meet many students' needs
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
Chronic early absence: Providing solutions for increasing achievement in the early grades and preventing school drop-out
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Expanding Pathways: Transforming High School Education in California
Teaching for a New World: Preparing High School Educators to Deliver College- and Career-Ready Instruction
Principles for a comprehensive assessment system
State Higher Education Finance FY 2009
The connection between health and high school dropout
The nature of innovation in the community college
NAEP reading 2009 state snapshot reports
Succeeding with English language learners: Lessons learned from the Great City Schools
A blueprint for reform: The reauthorization of the elementary and secondary education act
Higher education commission helps high schools track graduates' progress
Developmental Education Initiative: State policy framework and strategy
Alternative pathways to high school graduation: An international comparison
California high schools that beat the odds in high school graduation
Effects of state-mandated standardized tests on student achievement
No accounting for fairness: Equitable education funding remains elusive in Ohio
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
ACE Online Information Center
Growing pains: Scaling up the nation's best charter schools
Getting started at community colleges: Reducing unplanned pregnancy and strengthening academic achievement
Assets and liabilities, educational expectations, and children's college degree attainment
National Dropout Prevention Center/Network: Model Programs Database
Standards in practice: An instructional gap analysis
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
Keeping middle grades students on the path to success in high school: Increasing engagement and achievement in SREB states
Equity overlooked: Charter schools and civil rights policy
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Calculating cost-return for investments in students success
Successful school turnarounds: Seven steps for school leaders
Financial education in TRIO programs
2009 Student retention practices and strategies at four-year and two-year institutions
The historic opportunity to get college readiness right: The Race to the Top fund and postsecondary education
Que pasa? Are English language learning students remaining in English learning classes too long?
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Early college placement testing opportunities in Maine
How state education agencies support data-driven decision-making in districts and schools
Bitter pill, better formula: Toward a single, fair, and equitable formula for ESEA Title 1, Part A
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
The high cost of low educational performance: The long-run economic impact of improving PISA outcomes
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
Postsecondary preparation and remediation: Examining the effect of the early assessment program at California State University
Helping students get a "head start" on the real world: State strategies for early high school graduation
RTI Action Network: High school resources
Tiered intervention on the high school level
Response to Instruction (RtI) guidance document
Response to Intervention (RTI): A primer for parents
RTI Progress monitoring tools chart
Is it live or is it Internet? Experimental estimates of the effects of online instruction on student learning
Restoring the balance: Dollars, values, and the future of college sports
A comparison of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for mathematics (June 2, 2010) to the American Diploma Project (ADP) benchmarks for mathematics (2004)
A comparison of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English language arts and literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects (June 2, 2010) to the American Diploma Project (ADP) benchmarks for English (2004)
The National Indian Education Study
Fewer, clearer, higher: Moving forward with consistent, rigorous standards for all students
Getting past go project: State reports on the cost of remedial education
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students