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Author(s):Kennedy, B., Oliverez, P., and Tierney, W.
Title:Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
Source:http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa/pdf/Evaluating_Ev...
Date:2007
Organization:Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis
Short Description:This discussion provides insight into the considerations that individuals and organizations ought to make as they endeavor to provide financial aid information and services to high school students and their families.
Annotation:This discussion provides insight into the considerations that individuals and organizations ought to make as they endeavor to provide financial aid information and services to high school students and their families. Based on three years of research at nine high schools in a large urban high school district, these steps offer ways in which groups can determine the success of their efforts.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
Counseling
Documents
Evaluation
Financial Aid
High School
Parent/Family Involvement and Community Engagement

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