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Title:National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET): Creating opportunities for youth with disabilities to achieve successful futures
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Short Description:The National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET) coordinates national resources, offers technical assistance, and disseminates information related to secondary education and transition for youth with disabilities in order to create opportunities for youth to achieve successful futures.
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Solving the data puzzle: A "how-to" guide on collecting and sharing information to improve educational outcomes for children in out-of-home care
Web tables - profiles of students in graduate and first-professional education: 2007-08
The Network on Transitions to Adulthood
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
College access challenge grants: Including adult learners, strengthening student success
When opportunity knocks, who answers? New evidence on college achievement awards
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Education and the economy: Boosting the nation's economy by improving high school graduation rates among students of color and native students
America's Promise Alliance dropout prevention summits
Pell Institute: TRIO clearinghouse
Affordability and transfer: Critical to increasing Baccalaureate degree completion
A public education primer: Basic (and sometimes surprising) facts about the U.S. education system
Pell grants and the lifting of rural America's future
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Seamless Pathways : A Symposium on Improving Transitions From High School to College
Testing the impact of Higher Achievement's year-round out-of-school time program on academic outcomes
Dropout prevention services and programs in public school districts: 2010-11
Digest of education statistics 2010, and mini-digest of education statistics 2010
One dream, two realities: Perspectives of parents on America's high schools
Aligning competencies to rigorous standards for off-track youth: A case study of Boston Day and Evening Academy
State high school exit exams: A policy in transition
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
FYI3: National network for foster children and foster youth: Foster Club, USA
States' progress toward high school restructuring
Digest of Education Statistics
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Redesigning schools: 10 features of effective schools
High school dropout: A quick stats fact sheet
Dropping out of high school and the place of career and technical education: A survival analysis of surviving high school
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
Latinos in secondary education
National center for public policy and higher education
Foundation for excellent schools
Effective college transition planning for students with learning disabilities: What does the research tell us?
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
State of college admission 2007
Talent Development High Schools
Skills2Compete
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
When girls don't graduate, we all fail
Socioeconomic stratification of community college transfer access in the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence from HS&B and NELS
Deloitte 2009 education survey overview: Redefining high school as a launch pad
Bridging the gaps to success: Promising practices for promoting transfer among low-income and first generation students: An in-depth study of six exemplary community colleges in Texas
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
Enhancing school reform through expanded learning
High school career academies: A 40-year proven model for improving college and career readiness
Expanded learning: Making it work for high school students
What we must to do to create a system that prepares students for college success