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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2016 Community College Financial Empowerment Award Brochure 10/6/2016
2017 Community College Financial Empowerment Award - Northeast Wisconsin Technical College 2/23/2017
2018 Community College Financial Empowerment Award - Davidson County Community College 2/21/2018
2018 New Leader College of Distinction Application 10/2/2018
2019 Leah Meyer Austin Award Application 10/2/2018
Achieving the Dream 15th Anniversary Timeline 2/19/2019
ATD Virtual Town Hall during the COVID-19 Crisis 4/24/2020
BENEFITS ACCESS FOR COLLEGE COMPLETION: Lessons Learned from a Community College Initiative to Help Low-Income Students 7/13/2016
Beyond Financial Aid: How colleges can strengthen the financial stability of low-income students and improve student outcomes Lumina Foundation 6/1/2015
Building Capability, Empowering Students, and Achieving Success: The Financial Empowerment for Student Success Initiative MDC 12/3/2014
Center for Working Families at Community Colleges: Clearing the Financial Barriers to Student Success MDC 7/11/2012
Collateral 4/23/2019
College Majors, Unemployment and Earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce 2/3/2013
Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges 11/1/2013
Emergency Aid for Higher Education: A Toolkit and Resource Guide 4/17/2020
Financial Aid 101 for Trustees and Community College Leaders 12/11/2013
Funding Guide for Advanced Manufacturing Career Pathways 2/15/2018
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
Integrated Student Support Services in Action 7/2/2018
Leader College of Distinction Logos 5/1/2019
Lessons from the Working Students Success Network Implementation Evaluation 2/13/2018
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
Moving Forward: Early Findings from the Performance-Based Scholarship Demonstration in Arizona 10/1/2013


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