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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Equity in Design for HSS: A Gateway to College for High School Students 2/4/2020
Equity in Design for HSS: Increasing Success for Student Mothers at Community Colleges 2/28/2020
Equity in Design for HSS: Supporting the Success of Students Enrolled Part-Time 3/31/2020
Equity in Design for HSS: What We’re Learning 2/4/2020
Every Learner Everywhere Case Study: Adaptive Learning Technology in Mathematics 6/23/2021
Every Learner Everywhere Case Study: Cuyahoga Community College 6/17/2021
Every Learner Everywhere Case Study: Lorain County Community College 6/17/2021
Field Guide For Improving Student Success 9/3/2009
Free Community College: An Approach to Increase Adult Student Success in Postsecondary Education Education Commission of the States 11/18/2016
Guiding Developmental Math Students to Campus Services: An Impact Evaluation of the Beacon Program at South Texas College 2/2/2010
Higher Education: More Information Could Help Student Parents Access Additional Federal Student Aid 8/20/2019
Holistic Student Supports Redesign: A Toolkit 10/4/2018
How Community Colleges Address Basic Needs and Financial Stability of Low-Income Students to Boost College Completion: Lessons from the Working Students Success Network 4/30/2018
How I-BEST Works: Findings from a Field Study of Washington State’s Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training Program 9/25/2010
Implementing a Holistic Student Supports Approach: Four Case Studies 10/8/2018
Improving the Financial Security of Low-income Students to Improve College Completion 3/19/2018
Increasing Latina/o College Completion: Mistakes and Opportunities 8/20/2012
Institutional Capacity Assessment Tool: Alignment To Accreditation 10/15/2020
Integrated Student Support Services: State Policy Considerations 7/18/2018
Inventory on Equity and Diversity 3/4/2011
Investing in Futures: Economic and Fiscal Benefits of Postsecondary Education in Prison 2/5/2019
Knowing Our Students: Understanding & Designing for Success Achieving the Dream 5/10/2021
Launching OER Degree Pathways: An Early Snapshot of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative and Emerging Lessons 6/21/2017
Leaving No Worker Behind: Community College Retrain the Michigan Workforce--and Themselves Breaking Through, Jobs for the Future 4/14/2011
Making It Through: Interim Findings on Developmental Students’ Progress to College Math with the Dana Center Mathematics Pathways 7/18/2018

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