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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Developmental Education Initiative: How to Write an Op-Ed MDC 6/1/2009
Evaluating Student Success Interventions (Principles and Practices of Student Success) 11/5/2009
Heroes of Hope: Arkansas video 6/28/2010
Turning the Tide: Five Years of Achieving the Dream in Community Colleges 2/1/2011
Achieving the Dream Press Pointers 3/24/2011
Promising Practices for Community College Student Success 2/9/2012
A Matter of Degrees: Promising Practices for Community College Student Success Center for Community College Student Engagement 2/28/2012
Autonomy and Innovation: Systemic Change in a Decentralized State Jobs for the Future 10/31/2012
Replicating the Accelerated Learning Program: Preliminary but Promising Findings 1/1/2014
Education Trust Higher Education Practice Guide: Learning From High-Performing and Fast-Gaining Institutions 1/16/2014
Continuous Improvement for College Completion: Arkansas Builds a System-Level Strategy for Community College Student Success 2/25/2014
Replicating the Accelerated Learning Program: Updated Findings 1/1/2015
What We Know About Transfer 1/30/2015
Peer Learning Toolkit 4/6/2015
Developmental Education Redesign: Decreasing Attrition and Time to Completion at Oregon’s Community Colleges 8/1/2015
Opening the Textbook: Educational Resources in U.S. Higher Education, 2015-16 7/26/2016
2017 Leah Meyer Austin Award - Miami Dade College 2/19/2017
Launching OER Degree Pathways: An Early Snapshot of Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative and Emerging Lessons 6/21/2017
Executive Orders 2017 11/22/2017
Measuring What Matters: Examining the Success of Achieving the Dream Network College Graduates in Work and Life 2/22/2018
Improving the Financial Security of Low-income Students to Improve College Completion 3/19/2018
Northeast Resiliency Consortium Colleges’ Prior Learning Assessment Policy, Standards Development and Practice 4/13/2018
College 2018 Annual Reporting and Reflection 4/26/2018
Working Students Success Network (WSSN): Final Outcomes Evaluation Report 4/30/2018
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


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