Allows users to browse and compare information about affordability, diversity, and student success in higher education. Users can view snapshots of important data, dig deep into a topic of interest, or explore all available data to create their own dataset.
Presents key data that show the continuing educational inequities and opportunity gaps for students of color and low-income students and highlights promising practices that many colleges are taking to advance success for students of all backgrounds.
Summarizes the efforts of the Obama Administration in enhancing access and affordability of postsecondary education through its investments in financial aid, particularly in the form of Pell Grants. Building on this progress, the Administration is calling for new investments in the federal Pell Grant Program.
Provides a wealth of handbooks, newsletters, briefs, tutorials, and tools to assist through the twists and turns of program evaluation. Includes information for planning, data collection and analysis, and strategies to share results.
Provides guidance related to complying with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs and activities. This significant guidance document includes answers to questions related to a school's obligation to respond to sexual violence, procedural requirements, and investigations and hearings.
Previews a solicitation released by the National Institute for Justice that provides funding to conduct research and evaluation activities related to adjudication of campus sexual assault. Provides eligibility requirements and a description of award requirements.
Describes cybersecurity considerations for institutions of higher education (IHEs). The fact sheet includes background information, threats facing IHE systems and networks, ways to prepare for threats, and how to respond to and recover from threats. The fact sheets also includes many resources.
Describes the importance of cybersecurity and network protection at colleges and universities. The U.S. Departments of Education, Justice, Homeland Security (DHS), and Health and Human Services created the Guide for Developing High-Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Institutions of Higher Education. ED provides an overview of the approach the Guide recommends IHEs use related to emergency operations planning.
Assists law enforcement agencies across the country in the critical and difficult task of developing and refining law enforcement policy. Contains details about the membership in the International Association of Chiefs of Police, including access to model policies, concepts & issue papers, and a comprehensive research library that houses over 20,000 policies from law enforcement agencies across the country.