The college dropout problem
Frederick M. Hess | Forbes
What matters most for college completion
Matthew M. Chingos | American Enterprise Institute
Elevating college completion: Interview with Lanae Erickson Hatalsky
Lanae Erickson Hatalsky and Frederick M. Hess | AEI video
How leading colleges are improving the attainment of high-value degrees
Mark Schneider and Kim Clark | American Enterprise Institute
We are only now beginning to create a “playbook” of institution-level interventions that might help the nation and many more students reach an important goal: a high-value college degree that leads to family-sustaining wages over the long run.
The policy imperative: Policy tools should create incentives for college completion
Sarah Turner | American Enterprise Institute
There is no single cause of low rates of college completion, nor will there be a simple “magic bullet” policy solution. The challenge is persistent and complex, while the returns to increasing college completion are substantial.
Please be advised that, as this site upgraded, some material is out of context with current events (it was originally posted between 2014- 2018.) However, the content is ageless and seeks to remedy a disintegrating educational program, even as we speak of it today. The best remedies will remain voiceless; without a heavy purse, stronger family structure, and less educational politics to announce a new educational ideology that puts kids first.