Retrieved from the Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC
) website: https://www.mdrc.org/publication/power-fully-supporting-community-collegc-students
Kemple, "Career Academies: Long-Term Impacts on Work, Education, and Transitions to Adulthood," MDRC
, June 2008, https://www.mdrc.org/publication/carccr-acadcmics-long-tcnn-impacts-work-education-and-transitions-adulthood.
The Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC
) in particular has funded and executed multiple studies over a seven-year period.
(38) Goldman Sachs committed $9.6 million to pay for MDRC
, the intermediary, to develop and oversee a rehabilitation program for juveniles released from Rikers Island.
"There are many financial-aid officers who agree that there should be one-on-one counseling to explain to students how much they'll owe, but most of them simply don't have the staffs to do that," says Thomas Brock, director of postsecondary education at MDRC
, a nonprofit research center created by the Ford Foundation and originally called the Minority Data Resource Center, which is studying these efforts.
The Goldman loan will go to the program's provider, MDRC
, which in turn has been promised $7.2 million in loan guarantees by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's personal foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, The New York Times reported.
Levitsky is currently involved in the representation of many Plaza District financial and professional service firms including AdMeld, Inc., Genesis Philanthropy Group, MDRC
, Beck, Glynn Melamed & Muffly LLP, T-Mobile, Fieldpoint Private Bank, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Velti USA.
The device provides digital audio processing on the chip and features Multiband Dynamic Range Compression (MDRC
), which improves audio clarity and system reliability.
ACTE works very closely with TANF advocates, like CLASP, the Coalition for Human Needs, MDRC
and others to encourage Congress to reauthorize this legislation in a smart, effective way to ensure that low-income families are provided the tools needed to help family members succeed in today's job market.
A 2004 evaluation by MDRC
, the public policy research organization, found that the Talent Development schools "produced substantial gains in academic course credits earned and promotion rates and modest improvements in attendance."
Mathematica Policy Research Inc., (MPR) will conduct the evaluation working with subcontractors Social Policy Research Associates, MDRC
and the Corporation for a Skilled Workforce.
The study was conducted by MDRC
, a nonprofit organization known for its large-scale evaluations of social programs.