Knowledge Center

Explore Achieving the Dream’s Knowledge Center, a searchable database containing guides, case studies, and reports from Achieving the Dream, Inc., its partner organizations, researchers, and other experts engaged in the work of community colleges and student success. Some resources are produced by ATD investors and are noted with an asterisk (*). These investor-produced materials are not endorsed by Achieving the Dream nor do they represent the only solutions to the various challenges they address. As a body of information, these resources are intended to support Achieving the Dream Institutions throughout the process of institutional reform and assist in creating a culture of continuous improvement.

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    Title Author Date
    Community Colleges Respond to Needs of Retail Workers: Lessons Learned from Achieving the Dream's Building Stronger Pathways to Retail Careers Initiative Achieving the Dream 10/30/2017
    Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Handbook Achieving the Dream 10/6/2016
    Guided Pathways Essential Practices: Scale of Adoption Self-Assessment 1/1/2016
    Core Principles for Transforming Remediation within a Comprehensive Student Success Strategy: A Joint Statement Achieving the Dream, American Association of Community Colleges, Complete College America , Education Commission of the States, Jobs for the Future, The Charles A. Dana Center 11/10/2015
    Driving Toward a Degree: The Evolution of Planning and Advising in Higher Education 8/28/2015
    Leadership for Transformative Change: Lessons From Technology-Mediated Reform in Broad-Access Colleges 8/1/2015
    Student Attitudes Toward Technology-Mediated Advising Systems 8/1/2015
    The Tennessee Community College System's Plan to Support the State’s Completion Agenda 2/19/2015
    Northeast Resiliency Consortium (NRC) Evaluation Framework 2/15/2015
    Prior Learning Assessment Handbook Webinar Achieving the Dream 2/15/2015
    Success in Real-Time: Using Real-Time Labor Market Information to Build Better Middle-Skill STEM Pathways Achieving the Dream, Jobs for the Future 1/8/2015
    Community College/Career Collaboration (C4): Career Pathways Navigation Model - King County Community Colleges System American Association of Community Colleges 8/11/2014
    Evaluating Your College's Readiness for Technology Adoption 7/1/2014
    Adopting New Technologies for Student Success: A Readiness Framework 5/1/2014
    CBD Pathways Analyses Toolkit JBL Associates, Inc. 1/2/2014
    THE MISSING PIECE: Quantifying Non-Completion Pathways to Success 11/11/2013
    Structured Pathways and Completion Policy Self-Assessment Tool Achieving the Dream, Jobs for the Future 10/1/2013
    Pathways to Improvement The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching 5/10/2013
    Community College Pathways: 2011-2012 Descriptive Report The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching 3/14/2013
    A SMAR3Ter Path through Developmental Math 2/28/2013
    A Pathway to College Readiness and Completion: The Dual Credit Program at South Texas College 2/6/2013

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