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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Progress, Campus Profiles, and Preliminary Lessons from the Working Students Success Network 2/21/2017
Promising Practices Brief: Flipping the Classroom Austin Community College’s Blended, Interactive Approach to Strengthening Student Progression The Aspen Institute 4/14/2017
Promising Practices Brief: Northern Virginia Community College’s Comprehensive Solution to the Adult College Completion Challenge The Aspen Institute 4/14/2017
Promising Practices Brief: The Power of Pell Mott Community College’s Use of Federal Aid to Train Unemployed Workers and Dissolve Silos Between Credit and Noncredit The Aspen Institute 4/14/2017
Recovery 2020 - Job Growth and Education Requirements through 2020 Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce 6/1/2013
Scaling Improved Financial Behavior within WSSN: College Prototype Descriptions and Progress 9/12/2017
STEM Regional Collaboratives: The Opportunity Jobs for the Future 10/15/2014
Strategies for Sustaining and Scaling an Integrated Services Model 3/31/2017
Student Voices on the Higher Education Pathway Public Agenda 8/20/2012
Supporting Resilience: Building Resilient Communities through Enhanced Student Supports 11/8/2016
The Hidden STEM Economy 6/10/2013
THE MISSING PIECE: Quantifying Non-Completion Pathways to Success 11/11/2013
The Summer Surge in College Unemployment Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce 8/1/2013
The Undereducated American 6/22/2011
Using Unemployment Insurance Wage Data to Improve Program Employment Outcomes: A Technical Assistance Guide for Community and Technical Colleges National Science Foundation 2/3/2013
WFSN Strategy Reports 10/3/2014
White House: Commitments to Action on College Opportunity 1/16/2014
Working Families Success Strategy: College Implementation Guide MDC 1/1/2013
Working Student Success Network Infographic 9/12/2017
Working Students Success Network (WSSN): Final Outcomes Evaluation Report 4/30/2018
Working Together and Making a Difference The Aspen Institute 4/14/2017


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