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  • Supporting Postsecondary Retention and Attainment

    February 16, 2017

    Author: Michelle Boehm, Research and Evaluation Analyst

    According to the Community College Research Center (2015), transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions offers “a critical avenue for upward mobility for many underserved students, … Read More

  • Traditional Schools Are Key to Success of Achieve60AZ

    February 6, 2017

    Author: Paul J. Luna, President and CEO, Helios Education Foundation

    Helios Education Foundation joined over 60 organizations in Arizona in launching Achieve60Az, a community-owned initiative focused on boosting our state’s postsecondary education attainment* rate and … Read More

  • Getting to 60: Why Arizona’s Traditional Schools are Key to Meeting the Postsecondary Demands of Achieve60AZ

    February 6, 2017

    Author: Dr. Paul Perrault, Vice President and Director of Research and Evaluation and Michelle Boehm, Research and Evaluation Analyst

    Regardless of how we look at Arizona’s college-going data, one thing stands clear.  The only way for our state to meet the long-term goals of Achieve60AZ is to ensure that our traditional public … Read More

  • Success in Career Begins in Classroom

    February 1, 2017

    Author: Helios Education Foundation

    A student’s journey through formal education often begins with the primary colors and bright smiles associated with kindergarten classrooms. While, at the opposite end of the formal education … Read More

  • Florida Ranking Improves in 2017 Quality Counts Report

    February 1, 2017

    Author: Michelle Boehm, Research and Evaluation Analyst

    Education Week recently released its 21st annual Quality Counts report, Under Construction: Building on ESSA’s K-12 Foundation. The annual report features state rankings and grades with this year’s … Read More

  • Arizona Moves up One Spot in 2017 Quality Counts Ranking

    February 1, 2017

    Author: Michelle Boehm, Research and Evaluation Analyst

    Education Week recently released its 21st annual Quality Counts report, Under Construction: Building on ESSA’s K-12 Foundation. The annual report features state rankings and grades with this year’s … Read More

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