College Fund Research

Achieving the Dream

June 22, 2016

The Achieving the Dream (ATD) student success initiative is a three-year (2013-2016) grant for two TCUs. Diné College and Salish Kootenai College were awarded and participated in the Achieving the Dream student success initiative.

In year one (2013-2014) of the initiative, the focus was on assessing and planning; in year two (2014-2015), the focus was on implementation of interventions to close achievement gaps in priority areas established through assessment; and in year three (2015-2016), the focus was on evaluation of these interventions.

As part of the program, in a new publication from the American Indian College Fund, several tribal colleges and universities share how to create systems and structures to promote Native student success.

Read more: https://collegefund.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/ImprovingStudentSuccess_web.pdf

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