ASCEND Produced

Top Ten for 2Gen: Policy Ideas and Principles to Advance Two-Generation Efforts


Six principles and ten specific policies policymakers can use now to guide the design and use of two-generation approaches. October 2014.

Women’s Economic Empowerment 2020


Brief from Ascend’s May roundtable with 50 local, state, and national leaders on women’s economic empowerment for 2020. July 2014.

Making Economic Security a Family Tradition


Full report from the 2012 Aspen ThinkXChange. 2013.

Aspen Institute Ascend Network Brochure


Introducing the Aspen Institute Ascend Network. April 2014.

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.

Innovations in Early Childhood: An Ascend Forum Overview


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