This report draws on interviews with directors of state and local adult education programs to explore the strategies they use to support adult learners' transition to postsecondary education.
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Strategies for Postsecondary Students in Developmental Education: A Practice Guide for College and University Administrators, Advisors, and Faculty
This What Works Clearinghouse practice guide details six evidence-based recommendations for institutions looking to support students who are academically underprepared for college-level coursework, including guidance on implementation and troubleshooting.
The Power of Fully Supporting Community College Students: The Effects of the City of University New York's Accelerated Study in Associate Programs After Six Years
This report from MDRC examines the outcomes of the City University of New York's Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) for low-income students who were enrolled in associate's degree programs and eligible for developmental education.
What Happens When You Combine High School and College? The Impact of the Early College Model on Postsecondary Performance and Completion
This working paper examines the postsecondary outcomes of students who participated in early college high schools in North Carolina. The paper finds that early college students received postsecondary credentials at a higher rate than control students.
This What Works Clearinghouse review assesses the quality and findings of a study on the impact of the Bottom Line Counseling college advising model.
The Effects of Grant Aid on Student Persistence and Degree Attainment: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Causal Evidence
The provision of grant aid is important to students’ postsecondary opportunities and success. It is well established that grant aid increases the probability of enrollment in postsecondary education. This article presents a systematic review and meta-analysis of the best available evidence of the effect of grant aid on postsecondary persistence and degree attainment.