August 7, 2012
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January 18, 2011
ACE, Achieve and the State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO) today released Implementing the Common Core State Standards: An Action Agenda for Higher Education. The brief calls on the higher education community to actively participate as new state standards are implemented for English language arts and mathematics for grades K-12.
January 13, 2011
This issue brief describes key areas that will require active participation from higher education leaders and faculty from a broad array of disciplines to implement the Common Core agenda.
September 1, 2010
College Graduation Rates: Behind the Numbers provides a layperson’s guide to the most common databases used to calculate these rates, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each. In addition, the report suggests several factors for policymakers to consider before using graduation rates from existing databases to assess institutional success.
March 1, 2006
This paper is the fourth in a series that addresses different dimensions of ensuring the success of students of color. This
paper provides important data regarding the persistence and success of African-American and Hispanic students in science and technology.
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