Learning Outcomes

Decorative image for Resource Profile The Case for Investment in Adult Basic Education

The Case for Investment in Adult Basic Education

2017

This paper provides stakeholders with the data needed to prove that support of Adult Basic Skills programs results in a strong return that impacts both the adult learner and society as a whole. 

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Decorative image for Resource Profile How Non-Academic Supports Work: Four Mechanisms for Improving Student Outcomes

How Non-Academic Supports Work: Four Mechanisms for Improving Student Outcomes

2011

This research brief provides a review of literature and research focused on non-academic supports and success factors for postsecondary students. 

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Making it Worth the Stay: Findings from the New England Adult Learner Persistence Project

Making it Worth the Stay: Findings from the New England Adult Learner Persistence Project

2009

The study examines strategies and both quantitative and qualitative outcomes in four program components: intake and orientation; instruction; counseling and peer support; and re-engagement.

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