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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Moving Forward: Early Findings from the Performance-Based Scholarship Demonstration in Arizona 10/1/2013
National Equity Atlas - State, Regional, and National Equity Data 12/15/2014
No Matter What Obstacle is Thrown My Way 10/17/2019
Northeast Resiliency Consortium Colleges’ Prior Learning Assessment Policy, Standards Development and Practice 4/13/2018
OER at Scale: The Academic and Economic Outcomes of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative 2/20/2020
Opening the Textbook: Educational Resources in U.S. Higher Education, 2015-16 7/26/2016
Participant Experiences and Financial Impacts: Findings from Year 2 of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative 10/12/2018
Pathways to Align Career and Educational Choices for Adult Learners 4/13/2018
Persistence: The Success of Students Who Transfer from Community Colleges to Selective Four-Year Institutions 1/16/2019
Preparing for Shortened Academic Terms: guide, workbook, and spotlights Achieving the Dream 5/20/2021
Preserving Culture and Planning for the Future 3/20/2019
Project Success: Improving Persistence and Completion of Native American Students 1/21/2020
Promising Practices for Community College Student Success 2/9/2012
Race Matters: Racial Equity Impact Analysis: Assessing Policies, Programs, and Practices The Annie E. Casey Foundation 12/5/2006
Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life 6/1/2007
Reclaiming Native Truth: Changing the Narrative About Native Americans 11/15/2018
Redesigning the Pell Grant Program for the Twenty-First Century 10/1/2013
Right from the Start: Adopting and Adapting Contextualization Strategies MDC 2/25/2014
Right from the Start: An Institutional Perspective on Developmental Education Reform MDC 2/25/2014
Separate and Unequal Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce 7/31/2013
Spent: An Interactive Poverty Simulation 12/15/2014
STEP UP & LEAD FOR Equity: What Higher Education Can Do to Reverse Our Deepening Divides 4/15/2015
Supporting Latino Community College Students: An Investment in Our Economic Future 6/1/2013
Supporting Transfer Student Success: Five Key Faculty Practices (NISTS) 9/30/2021
SwiftStudent Financial Aid 4/28/2020

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