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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2010 Promising Practices 1/3/2011
2010 Promising Practices: Systematic Institutional Improvement 1/4/2011
2010 Promising Practices: Use of Evidence 1/4/2011
2011 Promising Practices: Use of Evidence to Improve Programs and Services 9/26/2011
2016 Leah Meyer Austin Award Application Summary and Rubric 9/14/2015
2018 New Leader College of Distinction Application 10/2/2018
2018 New Leader College Recertification and Leader College of Distinction Application 9/24/2018
2019 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Amarillo College 2/19/2019
2019 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Columbus State Community College 2/19/2019
2019 Leah Meyer Austin Award Application 10/2/2018
2020 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Alamo Colleges District 2/18/2020
2020 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Lorain County Community College 2/18/2020
2021 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Northeast Wisconsin Technical College 2/16/2021
A Contextualized Reading - Writing Intervention for Community College Students 6/28/2010
A Growing Culture of Evidence? Findings From a Survey on Data Use at Achieving the Dream Colleges in Washington State 4/15/2013
A Guide for College Access to and Use of Labor Market Data The Aspen Institute 2/3/2013
A Model for Accelerating Academic Success of Community College Remedial English Students: Is the Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) Effective and Affordable? 9/24/2010
A More Unified Community College: Strategies and Resources to Align Non-Credit and Credit Programs 10/7/2020
A Recipe for Student Success: Examining the Essential Ingredients of 3/14/2012
A SMAR3Ter Path through Developmental Math 2/28/2013
A Tale of Two Colleges: Communicating Strategy and Increasing Alignment with Balanced Scorecard Metrics 3/8/2012
A Tale of Two Students MDC 1/28/2010
A Vision for Equity 7/27/2020
Achieving Success: April 2007 Jobs for the Future 4/17/2007
Achieving Success: April 2008 Jobs for the Future 4/21/2008


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