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Reports Worth Reading

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Bringing Developmental Education to Scale: Lessons from the Developmental Education Initiative (MDRC)

The Community College Research Center recently released the following reports related to remedial education:
Contextualized College Transition Strategies for Adult Basic Skills Students: Learning from Washington State’s I-BEST Program Model

New Evidence of Success for Community College Remedial English Students: Tracking the Outcomes of Students in the Accelerated Learning Program (ALP)

Progress in the First Five Years: An Evaluation of Achieving the Dream in Washington State

Source:ECS

Washington State Student Achievement Initiative Policy Study: Final Report

New Reports Worth Reading

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Advancing to Completion (The Education Trust)
www.edtrust.org/sites/edtrust.org/files/Advancing_AfAm.pdf

Cracking the Credit Hour (New America Foundation)
http://higheredwatch.newamerica.net/publications/policy/cracking_the_credit_hour

Student Debt and the Class of 2011 (The Institute for College Access and Success)
http://projectonstudentdebt.org/files/pub/classof2011.pdf

Transfer: An Indispensible Part of the Community College Mission (American Association of Community Colleges)
www.aacc.nche.edu/Publications/Briefs/Documents/AACC_Transfer_to_LUMINA_es.pdf

Using Student Learning as a Measure of Quality in Higher Education (HCM Strategists)
www.hcmstrategists.com/contextforsuccess/papers.html

From ECS

Reports Worth Reading

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Reports worth Reading
The ECS staff keeps an eye out for reports, studies, and articles that are relevant to your state policy work. Check out these recent reports related to remedial/developmental education. ECS also added the publications to its online resource library.

Where to Begin? The Evolving Role of Placement Exams for Students Starting College (Jobs for the Future)

Reports Worth Reading

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Recommended by ECS

College Reports Worth Reading From ECS

Friday, March 16th, 2012

 

 

 

Census Bureau Reports on Educational Attainment (U.S. Census Bureau, February 2012)

Degreeless in Debt: What Happens to Borrowers Who Drop Out (Education Sector, February 2012)

Serving Students, Serving California: Updating the California Community Colleges to Meet Evolving Demands (Little Hoover Commission, February 2012)

Transfer and Mobility: A National View of Pre-Degree Student Movement in Postsecondary Institutions (National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, February 2012) This last one is especially interesting to me.