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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Title Author Date
Higher Education: More Information Could Help Student Parents Access Additional Federal Student Aid 8/20/2019
Collateral 4/23/2019
Achieving the Dream 15th Anniversary Timeline 2/19/2019
Investing in Futures: Economic and Fiscal Benefits of Postsecondary Education in Prison 2/5/2019
Integrated Student Support Services: State Policy Considerations 7/18/2018
Promise with a Purpose: College Promise Programs "Built for Completion" 5/21/2018
Executive Orders 2017 11/22/2017
Core Principles for Transforming Remediation within a Comprehensive Student Success Strategy: A Joint Statement American Association of Community Colleges, Education Commission of the States, Jobs for the Future, The Charles A. Dana Center 11/10/2015
A Call to Action to Improve Math Placement Policies and Processes Jobs for the Future, The Charles A. Dana Center 6/3/2015
Addressing Equity Gaps in State Goals for Postsecondary Education Attainment Lumina Foundation 4/1/2015
The Tennessee Community College System's Plan to Support the State’s Completion Agenda 2/19/2015
Increasing Institutional Capacity to Respond to Performance Funding: What States Can Do 1/28/2015
Success in Real-Time: Using Real-Time Labor Market Information to Build Better Middle-Skill STEM Pathways Jobs for the Future 1/8/2015
STEM Regional Collaboratives: The Opportunity Jobs for the Future 10/15/2014
Middle-Skill STEM State Policy Framework Jobs for the Future 10/15/2014
Continuous Improvement for College Completion: Arkansas Builds a System-Level Strategy for Community College Student Success 2/25/2014
Postsecondary State Policy Network Brochure Jobs for the Future 2/24/2014
Performance Funding: Impacts, Obstacles, and Unintended Outcomes 2/1/2014
Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges 11/1/2013
Career Readiness Assessments Across States: A Summary of Survey Findings 10/29/2013
Advancing Underrepresented Minorities In STEM Education and Careers Jobs for the Future 10/15/2013
Structured Pathways and Completion Policy Self-Assessment Tool Jobs for the Future 10/1/2013
Joining Forces: How Students Success Centers Are Accelerating Statewide Community College Improvement Efforts Jobs for the Future 10/1/2013
Redesigning the Pell Grant Program for the Twenty-First Century 10/1/2013
Thinking Big: A Framework for States on Scaling Up Community College Innovation Jobs for the Future 8/2/2013


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