• Strategically Positioning Goodwill Industries of Texas June 2011 

      O'Shea, Dan; King, Christopher T. (2011-06)
      Researchers at the Ray Marshall Center assess workforce efforts at Goodwill Industries of Central Texas (GICT) and identify viable options for adjusting, expanding, or introducing new elements to the current programs and ...
    • Non-Custodial Parent Choices PEER Pilot: Impact Report 

      Schroeder, Daniel; Walker, Kimberly; Khan, Amna (Ray Marshall Center, 2011-08)
      The focus of this report is the Non-Custodial Parent Choices PEER curriculum enhancement pilot. The PEER pilot, which began in late 2010 in Hidalgo County, El Paso, and Beaumont/Port Arthur, tests whether the addition of ...
    • Investing in Children and Parents Fostering Dual-Generation Strategies in the United States 

      King, Christopher T.; Smith, Tara; Glover, Robert W. (2011-11)
      In partnership with the Foundation for Child Development, the Ray Marshall Center is implementing a Dual-Generation Strategy Initiative. This project seeks to create and promote the field of “dual-generation” strategies, ...
    • Local Investments in Workforce Development: 2012 Evaluation Update 

      Smith, Tara C.; King, Christopher T.; Schroeder, Daniel G. (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-01)
      Travis County makes numerous investments in workforce development activities each year. In order to understand the impact of these investments, the County has asked the Ray Marshall Center at the University of Texas to ...
    • Evaluation of Local Workforce Demonstration Projects – Travis County’s REM and GEM Projects 

      Smith, Tara C.; King, Christopher T.; Schroeder, Daniel G. (Ray Marshall Center, 2012-01)
      Travis County makes numerous investments in workforce development activities each year. In order to understand the impact of these investments, the County has asked the Ray Marshall Center at the University of Texas to ...
    • Development of a Student Tracking System for ACAN Participants 

      Schexnayder, Deanna; Rodriguez, Patty; Cumpton, Greg (Ray Marshall Center, 2012-01)
      In partnership with E3 Alliance, the Ray Marshall Center (RMC) is participating in the Austin College Access Network (ACAN) college persistence project entitled “Staying Powers: Building College Persistence for our Most ...
    • Expanding the CareerAdvance® Program 

      Glover, Robert W.; King, Christopher T.; Smith, Tara (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-01)
      This report, prepared for the Health Professionals Opportunity Program, Administration for Children and Families in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the George Kaiser Family Foundation, provides the ...
    • Dual-Generation Strategy Initiative Research Brief 

      Smith, Tara (Ray Marshall Center, 2012-02)
      In partnership with the Foundation for Child Development, the Ray Marshall Center is implementing a Dual-Generation Strategy Initiative. This project seeks to create and promote the field of “dual-generation” strategies, ...
    • Austin College Access Network Information Brief: Common Definitions 

      Smith, Tara (Ray Marshall Center, 2012-02)
      In partnership with E3 Alliance, the Ray Marshall Center (RMC) is participating in the Central Texas College Access and Persistence Program Evaluation. The evaluation seeks to increase regional capacity to provide critical ...
    • Austin College Access Network Common Definitions 

      King, Christopher T.; Smith, Tara (2012-02)
      In partnership with E3 Alliance, the Ray Marshall Center (RMC) is participating in the Central Texas College Access and Persistence Program Evaluation. The evaluation seeks to increase regional capacity to provide critical ...
    • Factors Associated with Education and Work after High School for the Classes of 2008 and 2009 

      Cumpton, Greg; Schexnayder, Deanna; King, Christopher T.; Stolp, Chandler (Ray Marshall Center, 2012-02)
      The Student Futures Project—formerly known as Creating a Central Texas High School Data Center—is a research partnership of the Ray Marshall Center, Skillpoint Alliance, and a growing number of Central Texas independent ...
    • Study of Early Education in Texas The Relationship of Pre-K Attendance to 3rd Grade Test Results 

      Huston, Aletha; Gupta, Anjali; Schexnayder, Deanna (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-03)
      The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) and its partners -- including the Ray Marshall Center -- have established an Education Research Center (ERC), sponsored by the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Higher Education ...
    • Initial Evaluation Findings: Central Texas College Access and Persistence Programs 

      Smith, Tara; Cumpton, Greg (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-05)
      This report provides a process summary of the literature reviewed and the results of the service and demographic mapping conducted for the Austin College Access Network (ACAN) evaluation. It draws on program documents and ...
    • Texas Early Childhood Education Needs Assessment Supply and Quality of Early Care and Education and School‐Age Care 

      Schexnayder, Deanna; Juniper, Cynthia; Gupta, Anjali; Schroeder, Daniel; Morales, Vanessa (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-08)
      The Ray Marshall Center is beginning work with the Texas Early Learning Council and University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston to identify and evaluate education programs and services in Texas for children under ...
    • The Workforce Potential Project Analysis of Labor Market and Capacity Analysis 

      Glover, Robert W.; O'Shea, Dan; King, Christopher T.; Stelling, Laura; Fontè, Richard (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-09)
      The Workforce Potential Project, an initiative of the Social Equity Committee of the Austin Area Research Organization (AARO), aims to better align the local human capital supply and projected industry demand in support ...
    • Workforce Potential Project: Analysis of Area Labor Market and Provider Capacity Final Report 

      Glover, Robert W.; O'Shea, Dan; King, Christopher T.; Stelling, Laura; Fonté, Richard (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-09)
      The Workforce Potential Project, an initiative of the Social Equity Committee of the Austin Area Research Organization (AARO), aims to better align the local human capital supply and projected industry demand in support ...
    • The Evolution of the CareerAdvance® Program in Tulsa, Oklahoma 

      Smith, Tara C.; Douglas, Rachel V.; Glover, Robert W. (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-10)
      n collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of partners, the Ray Marshall Center (RMC) is developing and implementing a sectoral workforce development strategy for low-skilled, low-income parents of children served by ...
    • Texas Early Childhood Education Needs Assessment Gaps Between Need and Availability of Early Care and Education 

      Schexnayder, Deanna; Juniper, Cynthia; Schroeder, Daniel (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-10)
      The Ray Marshall Center is beginning work with the Texas Early Learning Council and University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston to identify and evaluate education programs and services in Texas for children under ...
    • Texas Early Childhood Education Needs Assessment Final Report 

      Schexnayder, Deanna; Juniper, Cynthia; Schroeder, Daniel; Murdock, Steve H.; Cline, Michael; Perez, Deborah; Jeanty, P. Wilner; Hough, George (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-11)
      The Ray Marshall Center is beginning work with the Texas Early Learning Council and University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston to identify and evaluate education programs and services in Texas for children under ...
    • Local Investments in Workforce Development Evaluation: Travis County-funded 2009/10 Participants, Plus Longer-term Outcomes for Capital IDEA 

      Smith, Tara; Christensen, Kristin; Schroeder, Daniel G.; King, Christopher T. (Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, 2012-12)
      Travis County makes numerous investments in workforce development activities each year. In order to understand the impact of these investments, the County has asked the Ray Marshall Center at the University of Texas to ...