- Resource List

ACT National Curriculum Survey 2012: Policy Implications on Preparing for Higher Standards. Iowa City, IA: ACT, Inc., n.d.

Bailey, Thomas. “Improving Community College Assessment and Placement.” CCRC Currents (April 2012): 1–3.

Barnett, Elisabeth A., Maggie P. Fay, Rachel Hare Bork, and Madeline Joy Weiss. Reshaping the College Transition: States That Offer Early College Readiness Assessments and Transition Curricula. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, May 2013.

Barnett, Elizabeth, and Katherine Hughes. Issue Brief: Community College and High School Partnerships, Prepared for the White House Summit on Community Colleges. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, September 2010.

Belfield, Clive R., and Peter M. Crosta Crosta. Predicting Success in College: The Importance of Placement Tests and High School Transcripts. CCRC Working Paper No. 42. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, February 2012.

Charles A. Dana Center, Complete College America, Inc., Education Commission of the States, and Jobs for the Future. Core Principles for Transforming Remedial Education: A Joint Statement, December 2012.

Complete College America. Remediation: Higher Education’s Bridge to Nowhere. Washington, D.C.: Complete College America, April 2012.

Conley, David T. A Complete Definition of College and Career Readiness. Portland, OR: Educational Policy Improvement Center, May 2, 2012.

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Conley, David T., and Charis McGaughy. “College and Career Readiness: Same or Different?” Educational Leadership 69, no. 7 (April 2012): 28–34.

David, Kevin, and Margaret Lee. “Developmental Education and Student Success: TCC and Complete College America.” Celebrate Learning 4, no. 2 (Spring 2013): 10–11.

Edgecombe, Nikki. Accelerating the Academic Achievement of Student Referred to Developmental Education. CCRC Working Paper No. 30. New York, NY: Columbia University, Teachers College, Community College Research Center, February 2011.

Grubb, W. Norton, and Rebecca D. Cox. “Pedagogical Alignment and Curricular Consistency: The Challenges for Developmental Education.” New Directions for Community Colleges 2005, no. 129 (Spring 2005): 93–103.

Hughes, Katherine L., and Judith Scott-Clayton. Assessing Developmental Assessment in Community Colleges. CCRC Working Paper No. 19. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, February 2011.

Jaggars, Shanna Smith, and Michelle Hodara. The Opposing Forces That Shape Developmental Education: Assessment, Placement, and Progression at CUNY Community Colleges. CCRC Working Paper No. 36. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, November 2011.

Jenkins, Davis, and Sung-Woo Cho. Get With the Program: Accelerating Community College Students’ Entry into and Completion of Programs of Study. CCRC Working Paper No. 32. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, April 2012.

Jenkins, Davis. Redesigning Community Colleges for Completion: Lessons from Research on High-Performance Organizations. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, January 2011.

Kruglaya, Inna. “Bringing Developmental Education to Scale.” Text. mdrc, January 8, 2013. http://www.mdrc.org/publication/bringing-developmental-education-scale.

Leinbach, D. Timothy, and Davis Jenkins. Using Longitudinal Data to Increase Community College Student Success; A Guide to Measuring Milestone and Momentum Point Attainment. CCRC Research Tools. New York, NY: Teachers College, Columbia University, Community College Research Center, January 2008.

The Condition of College and Career Readiness 2013. Iowa City, IA: ACT, Inc., n.d.

What Are the ACT College Readiness Benchmarks? Iowa City, IA: ACT, Inc., September 2013.

Zachry, Elizabeth M. Promising Instructional Reforms in Developmental Education: a Case Study of Achieving the Dream Colleges. Silver Spring, MD: Achieving the Dream, December 2008.