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What We Know about Transition Courses
2016 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/media/k2/attachments/what-we-know-about-transition-courses.pdf


The Transfer Playbook: Essential Practices for Two-and -Four Year Colleges
2016 | Community College Research Center and The Aspen Institute

https://assets.aspeninstitute.org/content/uploads/2016/05/aspen-ccrc_transferplaybook_05-2016.pdf?utm_source=AdaptiveMailer&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Policy%20Alert%20June%2021%202016&org=1081&lvl=100&ite=141&lea=0&ctr=0&par=1&trk=


The New Forgotten Half
2015 | William T. Grant Foundation

http://wtgrantfoundation.org/newforgottenhalf


High Costs, Uncertain Benefits
2015 | American Enterprise Institute

http://www.aei.org/events/high-costs-uncertain-benefits-what-do-americans-without-a-college-degree-think-about-postsecondary-education/


On Their Own Terms: Two-Year Minority Serving Institutions
2015 | Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment

http://capseecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/on-their-own-terms-two-year-msis.pdf.


Who Transfers and Where Do They Go? Community College Students in Florida
2015 | National Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research

http://www.caldercenter.org/sites/default/files/WP%20126.pdf


Doubling Graduation Rates: Three-Year Effects of CUNY?s Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) for Developmental Education Students
2015 | MDRC

http://www.mdrc.org/publication/doubling-graduation-rates?utm_source=MDRC+Updates&utm_campaign=50b6108575-February_262_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_504d5ac165-50b6108575-34927481


?THESE PEOPLE JUST KEEP TRYING TO HELP ME? SUPPORTING STUDENTS TO SUCCEED IN COLLEGE AND CAREER PATHWAYS
2015 | Jobs for the Future

http://www.jff.org/sites/default/files/publications/materials/These-People-Just-Keep-Trying-to-Help-Me-060315_0.pdf


Efficiency Gains in Community Colleges: Two Areas for Further Investigation
2015 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/media/k2/attachments/efficiency-gains-in-community-colleges.pdf


The Community College Route to the Bachelor's Degree
2014 | American Educational Research Association

http://epa.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/02/28/0162373714521865.full.pdf+html?ijkey=m8EKj850s9SvE&keytype=ref&siteid=spepa


Where Value Meets Values: The Economic Impact of Community Colleges
2014 | Economic Modeling Specialists Internationa

http://www.aacc.nche.edu/About/Documents/USA_AGG_MainReport_Final_021114.pdf


Should Community College Students Earn an Associate Degree Before Transferring to a Four-Year Institution?
2014 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/publications/associate-degree-before-transfer.html?utm_source=post+conference+pubs&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


Some College, No Degree: A National View of Students with Some College Enrollment, but No Completion
2014 | National Student Clearinghouse

http://nscresearchcenter.org/signaturereport7/#more-3135


CTE Statistics (website)
2014 | National Center for Education Statistics

http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/index.asp?LEVEL=ADULT


The Common Core State Standards: Implications for Community Colleges and Student Preparedness for College
2013 | National Center for Postsecondary Research

http://www.postsecondaryresearch.org/i/a/document/25958_common-core-state-standards_2.pdf


What Does It Really Mean to Be College and Work Ready?
2013 | National Center on Education and the Economy

http://www.ncee.org/college-and-work-ready/


Trends in Enrollment Patterns Among Community College Students
2013 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/media/k2/attachments/trends-in-enrollment-patterns.pdf


The Economic Benefits of Attaining an Associate Degree Before Transfer: Evidence From North Carolina
2013 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/media/k2/attachments/economic-benefits-associate-degree-before-transfer.pdf


Baccalaureate Attainment: A National View of the Postsecondary Outcomes of Students Who Transfer from Two-Year to Four-Year Institutions
2013 | National Student Clearinghouse

http://www.studentclearinghouse.info/signature/5/


What?s The Value Of An Associate?s Degree? The Return On Investment For Graduates And Taxpayers
2013 | AIR & Nexus

http://www.air.org/files/Value_of_an_Associate_Degree_10.13.pdf


Demographic and Academic Characteristics of Pell Grant Recipients at Community Colleges
2013 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/publications/demographic-academic-characteristics-pell-grant.html?utm_source=Nov%2FDec+pubs%2C+announcements%2C+news&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


Lingerers in the Community College
2013 | Community College Research Center

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/media/k2/attachments/lingerers-community-college.pdf


Tying Funding to Community College Outcomes: Models, Tools, and Recommendations for States
2012 | Jobs for the Future

http://www.jff.org/sites/default/files/ATD_PerformanceBasedFundingOhio_032612.pdf


Washington State Student Achievement Initiative: Achievement Points Analysis for Academic Years 2007?2011
2012 | Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/Publication.asp?UID=1081&utm_source=AYPF&utm_campaign=UA-2832117-7&utm_medium=email


NCES Career/Technical Education (CTE) Statistics data and reports
2012 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/


Transfer: An Indispensable Part of the Community College Mission
2012 | Achieve, Inc.

http://www.aacc.nche.edu/Publications/Briefs/Documents/AACC_Transfer_to_LUMINA.pdf


Top 10 Higher Education State Policy Issues for 2010
2010 | The American Association of State Colleges and Universities

http://www.congressweb.com/aascu/docfiles/AASCU_Top_Ten_Policy_Issues_2010.pdf


Moving Success From the Shadows: Data Systems That Link Education and Workforce Outcomes
2010 | The American Association of Community Colleges

http://www.aacc.nche.edu/Publications/Briefs/Documents/successshadows_03162010.pdf


Rebalancing the Mission: The Community College Completion Challenge
2010 | American Association of Community Colleges

http://www.aacc.nche.edu/Publications/Briefs/Documents/rebalancing_06212010.pdf


Going Green: The Vital Role of Community Colleges in Building a Sustainable Future and a Green Workforce
2009 | National Council on Workforce Education and the Academy for Educational Development

http://www.aed.org/Publications/upload/GoingGreen.pdf


Community Colleges: A Route of Upward Economic Mobility
2009 | Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

http://stlouisfed.org/community/assets/pdf/CommunityColleges.pdf


Transforming America?s Community Colleges: A Federal Policy Proposal To Expand Opportunity and Promote Economic Prosperity
2009 | The Brookings Institution

http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/Files/rc/reports/2009/0507_community_college_goldrick_rab/0507_community_college_full_report.pdf


On Track to Complete? A Taxonomy of Beginning Community College Students and Their Outcomes 3 Years After Enrolling: 2003-04 thr
2009 | National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009152.pdf


The Landscape of Noncredit Workforce Education: State Policies and Community College Practices
2008 | Community College Research Center (CCRC)

http://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/Publication.asp?UID=572


It Could Happen: Unleashing the Potential of California's Community Colleges
2008 | Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_ItCouldHappen_02-08.pdf


Overcoming Obstacles, Optimizing Opportunities: State Policies to Increase Postsecondary Attainment for Low - Skilled Adults
2008 | Center for Law and Social Policy

http://www.jff.org/Documents/BTpolicyoverview.pdf


Policy Alert
2008 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/pa_mixed_signals/mis.pdf


Committing to Student Engagement: Reflections on CCSSE's First Five Years
2008 | The Community College Survey of Student Engagement (CCSSE)

http://www.ccsse.org/publications/2007NatlRpt-final.pdf


Noncredit Enrollment in Workforce Education: State Policies and Community College Practices
2008 | American Association of Community Colleges

http://www.aacc.nche.edu/Publications/Reports/Documents/noncredit.pdf


Passing the Torch: Strategies for Innovation in Community College ESL
2007 | Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL)

http://www.caalusa.org/eslpassingtorch226.pdf


California Community Colleges: Making Them Stronger and More Affordable
2007 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/calcc/calcc.pdf


Investigating the Alignment of High School and Community College Assessments in California
2007 | National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

http://www.highereducation.org/reports/brown_niemi/BROWN_NIEMI.pdf


Beyond the Open Door: Increasing Student Success in the California Community Colleges
2007 | The Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_Beyond_Open_Door_08-07.pdf


Accelerating Remedial Math Education: How Institutional Innovation and State Policy Interact
2007 | Jobs for the Future

http://www.jff.org/Documents/RemedialMath.pdf


Invest in Success: How Finance Policy Can Increase Student Success at California's Community Colleges
2007 | Institute for Higher Education Leadership & Policy

http://www.csus.edu/ihe/PDFs/R_InvestInSuccess_10-07.pdf


Building a Culture of Evidence in Community Colleges
2007 | Jobs for the Future

http://www.jff.org/Documents/cultureofevidence.pdf


The Community College Equity Agenda
2007 | The Community College Research Center

http://feeds.feedburner.com/CCRCPodcast


Green Lights & Red Tape: Improving Access to Financial Aid at California's Community Colleges
2007 | The Institute for College Access and Success

http://www.ticas.org/files/pub/Green_Lights_Red_Tape.pdf


Data Don't Drive: Building a Practitioner - Driven Culture of Inquiry to Assess Community College
2006 | Lumina Foundation for Education

http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/datadontdrive2005.pdf


Keeping America's Promise: A Report on the Future of the Community College
2004 | Education Commission of the States and the League for Innovation in the Community College

http://www.communitycollegepolicy.org


U.S. Government Accounting Office (GAO) has released a report examining the extent to which community colleges are engaging in activities related to remedial education and workforce development programs.
2004 | U.S. Government Accounting Office (GAO)

http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d054.pdf