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bridges vol. 28, December 2010 / OpEds & Commentaries

1.    OECD. "Education at a Glance: 2010: OECD Indicators." 2010.
<http://www.oecd.org/document/52/0,3343,en_2649_39263238_45897844_1_1_1_1,00.html >

2.    College Board. "Education Pays 2010: The Benefits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society." 2010.
<http://trends.collegeboard.org/downloads/Education_Pays_2010.pdf >

3.    College Board. "The College Completion Agenda: 2010 Progress Report." 2010. <http://completionagenda.collegeboard.org/sites/default/files/reports_pdf/Progress_Report_2010.pdf >

4.    Lumina Foundation for Education. "A Stronger Nation through Higher Education." 2010.
<http://www.luminafoundation.org/publications/A_stronger_nation.pdf >

5.    Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. "Help wanted- Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements through 2018." 2010. <http://www9.georgetown.edu/grad/gppi/hpi/cew/pdfs/FullReport.pdf >

6.    State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO). "State Higher Education Finance FY 2009." 2010.
<http://www.sheeo.org/finance/shef-home.htm >

7.    The White House. "Remarks of President Barack Obama - As Prepared for Delivery. Address to Joint Secession of Congress. Tuesday, February 24th, 2009." (accessed September 13, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/remarks-president-barack-obama-address-joint-session-congress >

8.    The White House. "Making College More Affordable." (accessed November 8, 10) <http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education >

9.    The White House. "Remarks by the President in Conference Call with College and University Student-Journalists. September 27, 2010." (accessed November 17, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2010/09/27/remarks-president-conference-call-with-college-and-university-student-jo >

10.    The White House. "Remarks by the President on Higher Education and the Economy at the University of Texas at Austin. August 9, 2010." (accessed November 26, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2010/08/09/remarks-president-higher-education-and-economy-university-texas-austin >

11.    The White House. "Investing in Pell Grants to Make College Affordable." (accessed December 10, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education/investing-in-pell-grants-to-make-college-affordable >

12.    The White House. "Ensuring That Students Loans are Affordable." (accessed December 11, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education/ensuring-that-student-loans-are-affordable >

13.    The White House. "Building American Skills Through Community Colleges." (accessed December 10, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/higher-education/building-american-skills-through-community-colleges >

14.    The White House Blog. "Get The Facts on the DREAM Act." (accessed December 10, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2010/12/01/get-facts-dream-act >

15.    The White House Blog. "Make Higher Education Available to 100% of Americans." (accessed November 17, 10)
<http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2010/10/01/make-higher-education-available-100-americans >

16.    Forbes.com. "Obama's Goal for Higher Education. November 8, 2010." (accessed November 9, 10)
<http://www.forbes.com/2010/08/01/america-education-reform-opinions-best-colleges-10-duncan.html >

17.    U.S. Government Printing Office. "Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010" (accessed December 15, 10)
<http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/PLAW-111publ152/content-detail.html >

18.    The Chronicle of Higher Education. "High-School Dropout Rate is Cited as a Key Barrier to Obama's College-Completion Goal. May 25, 2010." (accessed November 26, 10)
<http://chronicle.com/article/High-School-Dropout-Rate-Is/65669/ >

19.    The Chronicle of Higher Education. "Obama's Higher-Education Goal Is Ambitious but Achievable, Leaders Say. February 26, 2009." (accessed November 8, 10)
<http://chronicle.com/article/Obamas-Higher-Education-Goal/1551 >

20.    The Chronicle of Higher Education. "America Falling: Longtime Dominance in Education Erodes. October 5, 2009." (accessed November 29, 10)
<http://chronicle.com/article/America-Falling-Longtime/48683/ >

21.    The Chronicle of Higher Education. "Almanac Issue 2010-11."

22.    College Inc. "Adults with ‘some college' key to Obama's graduation goal." (accessed October 1, 10)
<http://voices.washingtonpost.com/college-inc/2010/09/adults_with_some_college_key_t.html >

23.    The Chronicle of Higher Education. "In Interview, Education Secretary Cites Need for Improvement in College Completion and Cost Control. May 1, 2009" (accessed October 1, 10)
<http://chronicle.com/article/In-Interview-Education/47227 >

24.    U.S. Department of Education. "The Vision of Education Reform in the United States: Secretary Arne Duncan's Remarks to United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Paris, France. November 4, 2010" (accessed December 10, 10)
<http://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/vision-education-reform-united-states-secretary-arne-duncans-remarks-united-nations-ed >

25.    U.S. Department of Education. "Education and International Competition: The Win-Win Game. Secretary Duncan's Remarks to the Council on Foreign Relations, New York City.
October 19, 2010" (November 9, 10)
<http://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/education-and-international-competition-win-win-game-secretary-duncans-remarks-council >

26.    U.S. Department of Education. "The Linchpin: The New Mission of Community Colleges. Secretary Arne Duncan's Remarks at the White House Summit on Community Colleges." (accessed December 7, 10)
<http://www.ed.gov/news/speeches/linchpin-new-mission-community-colleges >

27.    U.S. Department of Education Blog. "Ensuring Your Success." (accessed  November 17, 10)
<http://www.ed.gov/blog/2010/09/ensuring-your-success/ >


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