CCRC Postdoctoral Research Associate Rebecca Natow received the Politics of Education Association's Outstanding Dissertation Award for 2013–2014.
CCRC Postdoctoral Research Associate Di Xu received the 2013 New Scholars Grant from the Awards Committee for the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP).
Completion by Design (CBD) released a Toolkit that includes interactive templates, data definitions, and programming guidelines so colleges can analyze student pathways using their own data.
Director Thomas Bailey sat down with Complete College America President Stan Jones to discuss developmental education reform. The conversation covered the failures of traditional remediation, the limits of current placement models, and the importance of structure in higher education.
In November, John Colborn, formerly of the Ford Foundation, joined our organization as a Visiting Scholar; in January he will begin a permanent position at the Aspen Institute. While at CCRC, Colborn is examining the history and current state of philanthropic efforts targeting community colleges to inform successful funding partnerships between colleges and donors.