CARPE has curated an array of resources produced by AIR staff at the time of publication on topics related to our primary bodies of work:

  • Transition to Postsecondary Education
  • Postsecondary Education
  • Transition out of Postsecondary Education

Search for resources on a particular topic by typing keywords such as “community colleges,” “college readiness,” or “survey research.”


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This report discusses findings from an evaluation of Non-Traditional Occupations (NTOs) to (1) identify barriers to NTOs and promising strategies for addressing those barriers, (2) design and implement a demonstration of a promising strategy, and (3) evaluate the effectiveness of the strategy implemented under the demonstration.

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In this video, AIR's Ben Kalina discusses his research for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Solution Network project on how networks of professional development providers work collectively to support higher education administrators, faculty, staff, and students.

Associated Projects: Solution Network Evaluation
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This Statistics in Brief examines background and educational characteristics, plans for college, postsecondary enrollment, and postsecondary completion patterns of first-generation college students and their peers whose parents have college degrees.

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This white paper distills discussions from an October 2019 convening, which brought together a range of stakeholders to share and document successful strategies for tracking longer term student outcomes, including postsecondary education, workforce, and civic outcomes.

Associated Projects: Deeper Learning Follow-Up Study
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This blog post presents four common factors that help foster a sense of belonging on campus for student veterans, as well as steps that postsecondary institutions can take to foster student veterans’ sense of belonging on campus.

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During a meeting with more than 400 senior U.S. Department of Education leaders, AIR's Irma Perez-Johnson and Alexandria Radford offered four ways to scale and use evidence-based strategies to improve postsecondary education outcomes for today’s students.

Associated Projects: None
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During a meeting with senior U.S. Department of Education leaders, AIR's Irma Perez-Johnson and Alexandria Radford offered four ways to scale and use evidence-based strategies to improve postsecondary education outcomes for today’s students.

Associated Projects: None
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This webinar features findings from a new AIR report on the current state of free college tuition programs for adults. Click here to access the webinar slides.

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This report captures the findings from a scan of free college tuition program websites in spring 2021 and includes considerations for practitioners and policymakers as well as research needs for advancing the field. 

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This report discusses how community college leaders and federal and state policymakers can improve students’ success rates, especially in underserved populations.