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How U.S. Higher Education Promotes Inequality? And What Can Be Done To Broaden Access And Graduation?
(Scholars Strategy Network, 2014-10-01)
A few decades ago, going to college seemed to be the surest route to the American dream, a path to greater opportunity for most young people. Yet today the U.S. system of higher education is evolving into a caste system ...
The Economic Impact of Increasing College Completion
(American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2017-11-01)
This report proposes practical and actionable solutions for strengthening the student educational experience, increasing completion rates, and increasing affordability.
Beyond the Rhetoric Improving College Readiness Through Coherent State Policy
(The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education, 2010-06-01)
This report addresses the state policy dimensions of college readiness. It identifies the key issues and problems associated with the college readiness gap, which is a major impediment to increasing the numbers of college ...
From to College to Career: Making Sense of the Post-Millennial Job Market
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2016)
Millennials have taken longer to launch their careers than previous generations, and some have failed to launch their careers altogether, while progress toward equity in education and the labor market has stalled. These ...
Latinos in Community Colleges
(Excelencia in Education, 2015)
This report presents data on enrollment and educational attainment of Latinos in Community Colleges.
Rocky Mountain Divide: Lifting Latinos and Closing Equity Gaps in Colorado
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2018-08-06)
Colorado is one of many states that have been underinvesting in educating the children of their least advantaged residents while using job growth to attract well-educated individuals from other states. These policies are ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2007
(Excelencia in Education, 2007)
The compendium provides a summary of the three 2007 Examples of Excelencia selected as well as eleven semi-finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. ...
Helping or Hindering? State Policies & Latino College Completion
(Excelencia in Education, 2015-03-01)
With support from the Ford Foundation, Excelencia in Education conducted data analysis and preliminary policy audits in three key states--California, Colorado and Texas-- to consider existing state policies most obviously ...
Equity Snapshot: University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
(The Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2018-10-01)
Public flagship universities were established with a mission to provide an excellent education to their states’ residents and are therefore well-positioned to enhance social and economic mobility within their states. Yet ...
The State of Higher Education in California: Persistent Opportunity Gap - Blacks
(The Campaign for College Opportunity, 2013-12-01)
California is home to the fifth largest number of Blacks in the nation. In the latest from its new series on the State of Higher Education in California, The Campaign for College Opportunity has found that gaps between ...