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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Money on the Table: State Initiatives to Improve Financial Aid Participation Jobs for the Future 10/1/2006
MORE GUIDANCE, BETTER RESULTS? Three-Year Effects of an Enhanced Student Services Program at Two Community Colleges 8/24/2009
Center for Working Families at Community Colleges: Clearing the Financial Barriers to Student Success MDC 7/11/2012
Working Families Success Strategy: College Implementation Guide MDC 1/1/2013
Reimagining Aid Design and Delivery Project Reports 2/1/2013
College Majors, Unemployment and Earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce 2/3/2013
Performance-Based Scholarships: What Have We Learned? 8/1/2013
Moving Forward: Early Findings from the Performance-Based Scholarship Demonstration in Arizona 10/1/2013
Redesigning the Pell Grant Program for the Twenty-First Century 10/1/2013
Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges 11/1/2013
Financial Aid 101 for Trustees and Community College Leaders 12/11/2013
Building Capability, Empowering Students, and Achieving Success: The Financial Empowerment for Student Success Initiative MDC 12/3/2014
Beyond Financial Aid: How colleges can strengthen the financial stability of low-income students and improve student outcomes Lumina Foundation 6/1/2015
BENEFITS ACCESS FOR COLLEGE COMPLETION: Lessons Learned from a Community College Initiative to Help Low-Income Students 7/13/2016
2016 Community College Financial Empowerment Award Brochure 10/6/2016
2017 Community College Financial Empowerment Award - Northeast Wisconsin Technical College 2/23/2017
Strategies for Sustaining and Scaling an Integrated Services Model 3/31/2017
Lessons from the Working Students Success Network Implementation Evaluation 2/13/2018
Funding Guide for Advanced Manufacturing Career Pathways 2/15/2018
2018 Community College Financial Empowerment Award - Davidson County Community College 2/21/2018
Improving the Financial Security of Low-income Students to Improve College Completion 3/19/2018
Strategies for Improving Community College Student Financial Health 3/20/2018
Promise with a Purpose: College Promise Programs "Built for Completion" 5/21/2018
Partnering to Ensure Student Financial Stability 6/27/2018
Integrated Student Support Services in Action 7/2/2018


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