Resource Library

Explore Achieving the Dream’s Resource Library, 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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Promising Practices Brief: Flipping the Classroom Austin Community College’s Blended, Interactive Approach to Strengthening Student Progression The Aspen Institute 4/14/2017
Promising Instructional Reforms in Developmental Education: A Case Study of Three Achieving the Dream Colleges 11/20/2008
Promise with a Purpose: College Promise Programs "Built for Completion" 5/21/2018
Project Success: Improving Persistence and Completion of Native American Students 1/21/2020
Progress, Campus Profiles, and Preliminary Lessons from the Working Students Success Network 2/21/2017
Prior Learning Assessment Handbook Webinar 2/15/2015
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Handbook 10/6/2016
Preserving Culture and Planning for the Future 3/20/2019
Preparing for Shortened Academic Terms: guide, workbook, and spotlights Achieving the Dream 5/20/2021
Power Tools: Designing State Community College Data and Performance Measurement Systems to Increase Student Success Jobs for the Future 10/1/2007
Postsecondary State Policy Network Brochure Jobs for the Future 2/24/2014
Planning Workbook: Faculty-Student Dialogue for Student Success Public Agenda 1/25/2010
Planning Guide: Campus and Community Conversations Public Agenda 1/28/2010
Persistence: The Success of Students Who Transfer from Community Colleges to Selective Four-Year Institutions 1/16/2019
Performance-Based Scholarships: What Have We Learned? 8/1/2013
Performance Funding: Impacts, Obstacles, and Unintended Outcomes 2/1/2014
Peer Learning Toolkit 4/6/2015
Pathways to Improvement The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching 5/10/2013
Pathways to Align Career and Educational Choices for Adult Learners 4/13/2018
Partnering to Ensure Student Financial Stability 6/27/2018
Participant Experiences and Financial Impacts: Findings from Year 2 of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative 10/12/2018
Parents in College By the Numbers 4/18/2019
Optimizing Pathways for Scheduling and Student Success - Ad Astra* 5/14/2018
Opening the Textbook: Educational Resources in U.S. Higher Education, 2015-16 7/26/2016
Online Tutoring Data as a Guide to Student Pathways -* 5/16/2018


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