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    • Americas' Future Workforce 

      Carnevale, Anthony P.; Smith, Nicole (Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2013-08-16)
      In this book chapter, the authors examine the increased demand for postsecondary education and training arising from changes in the fast-growing communities of color. This book chapter appears in All-In Nation: An America ...
    • Five Rules of the College and Career Game 

      Carnevale, Anthony P.; Cheah Ban (Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2018)
      Because postsecondary education and training have become the most well-traveled pathways to middle class earnings, both students and the educators who serve them need to learn new rules of the college and career game. ...
    • From Good to Great – How to Maximize Equity in California’s Statewide Free College Program 

      The Education Trust-West (The Education Trust-West, 2018-10-05)
      A “free college” movement is sweeping the nation and taking hold in California. Adopted last year and funded this year, the California College Promise program gives community college districts flexible spending that they ...
    • Informing Students about Their College Options: A Proposal for Broadening the Expanding College Opportunities Project 

      Hoxby, Caroline M.; Turner, Sarah (The Hamilton Project, 2013-06-25)
      Most high-achieving, low-income students do not even apply to selective colleges despite being highly qualified for admission and success at these institutions. Because they do not apply, these students forgo the generous ...
    • Struggling to Stay in School: Obstacles to Post-Secondary Education Under the Welfare-to-Work Restrictions In Michigan 

      Kahn, Peggy; Polakow, Valerie (University of Michigan, Center for the Education of Women, 2000-05-01)
      This study explores the impact of mandatory work requirements on welfare-reliant mothers struggling to pursue post-secondary education, and the overwhelming difficulties created by rigid and punitive policies at both the ...
    • Women and Higher Education 2000: Michigan, A Smart State For Women? 

      Kaufmann, Susan W.; Sharp, Sally; Miller, Jeanne E.; Waltman, Jean (University of Michigan, Center for the Education of Women, 2000)
      Since 1964, the mission of the University of Michigan, Center for the Education of Women has been to lower barriers to women’s full participation in education and employment within the University and the larger society. ...