Recognizes selected programs that are making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. Although these programs do not serve Latino students exclusively, data demonstrate that they have been successful with this population.
Summarizes an environmental scan of existing plans for providing tuition-free or debt-free college education. The report examines the role of different stakeholders and highlights the implications and trade-offs to specific types of institutions and to the broader higher education landscape. Additionally, the report provides a set of recommendations and considerations for the future implementations of plans and systems.
Presents early findings from Center for the Analysis of Postsecondary Readiness (CAPR)’s nationally representative survey of nearly 1,000 open-access and nonselective postsecondary institutions on development education in colleges and innovations eduators are developing and implementing to address their shortcomings.
Presents findings from an independent evaluation of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Gang Reduction Program—a comprehensive, multifaceted approach to gang reduction. Findings closely examined barriers and obstacles, collaboration and functioning, successes, and outcomes from the four demonstration sites.
Examines the efficacy of different information delivery methods for campus sexual misconduct policy on first year college students. This study aims to determine if exposure to different messaging increased students’ knowledge of the policy and campus resources.
Provides information on an annual, web-based survey of postsecondary institutions in the United States, geared toward assessing the state of the competency-based education (CBE) field, including both institutions that are interested in adopting CBE and those already on the adoption pathway.
Highlights survey results from the Center for Alcohol Policy about the current alcohol regulatory system. The survey finds the public is more likely to support stronger policies in some areas and that there is no evidence of general dissatisfaction with alcohol regulations or shopping experiences. The report uses recent survey data to identify public attitudes toward alcohol regulation including proposed changes.
Compiles several targeted violence resources, including research studies, guides, training information, and websites, to help school administrators in their efforts to ensure the safety and well being of their campuses.