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Gateways to Two Generations

Ascend at the Aspen Institute publication on the potential for early childhood programs and partnerships to support children and their parents together. January 2014.

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Two (or More) Generation Frameworks

What if – at this the 50th anniversary of the start of the War on Poverty -- we really meant it when we talk about educational and economic success as the legacy that passes from one generation in America to the next, as the mission of Ascend at the Aspen Institute so boldly asserts?

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Two Generations in Poverty: U.S. Status and Trends Among Parents and Children

Ascend Commissions Child Trends Data Analysis of Vulnerable American Families. November 2011.

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Two Generations, One Future

An Ascend at the Aspen Institute Report: Moving Parents and Children Beyond Poverty Together. January 2012.

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Two-Generation Playbook

Ascend at the Aspen Institute publication on the two-generation approach and its core components. January 2014.

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Accelerate: CAP Tulsa and Ideo.org

A Human-Centered Design Project Focused on CAP Tulsa's Two-Generation Approach. 2013

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Analyzing Social Capital In Context

By Nora Dudwick, Kathleen Kuehnast, Veronica Nyhan Jones, and Michael Woolcock. World Bank Institute. 2006.

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At What Cost? How Student Debt Reduces Lifetime Wealth

By Robert Hiltonsmith. DEMOS. Augst 2013.

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CareerAdvance Implementation Report

By Robert W. Glover, Christopher T. King, Tara C. Smith, and Rheagan Coffey. Ray Marshall Center, University of Texas-Austin. August 2010.

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Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: July 2013 Economics Brief

Various Supports for Low-Income Families Reduce Poverty and Have Long-Term Positive Effects On Families and Children. By Arloc Sherman, Danilo Trisi, and Sharon Parrott. July 2013.

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Design Thinking For Social Innovation

By Tim Brown and Jocelyn Wyatt. Stanford Social Innovation Review. Winter 2010.

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Early Childhood Programs: Adding a Two-Generation Perspective

By Jean I. Layzer and Robert G. St.Pierre. Abt Associates. May 1996.

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Emerging Opportunities for Addressing Maternal Depression Under Medicaid

By Embry Howell, Olivia Golden, and William Beardslee. Urban Institute. March 2013.

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Expanding The CareerAdvance Model in Tulsa, Oklahoma

By Robert W. Glover, Christopher T. King, and Tara C. Smith. Ray Marshall Center, University of Texas-Austin. January 2012.

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Five Ways that Pay Along the Way to a B.A.

By Anthony P. Carnevale, Tamara Jayasundera, Andrew R. Hanson. Georgetown University Public Policy Institute. September 2012.

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Harvard Kennedy School Social Capital Toolkit

Published by the Saguaro Seminar. By Thomas H. Sander and Kathleen Lowney. October 2006.

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Improving Access to Public Benefits: Helping Eligible Individuals and Families Get the Income Suppor

By Shelly Waters Boots. Ford Foundation, Open Society Foundations, and Annie E. Casey Foundation. April 2010

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Innovations in Early Childhood: An Ascend Forum Overview

Ascend at the Aspen Institute overview of Aspen Forum on Innovations in Early Childhood. December 2013.

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Investing in Children and Parents: Fostering Dual-Generation Strategies in the United States

By Christopher T. King, Tara C. Smith, & Robert W. Glover. Ray Marshall Center, University of Texas-Austin. November 2011.

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IWPR Fact Sheet: Single Student Parents Face Financial Difficulties

Institute for Women's Policy Research. April 2012.

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