Identifies, validates, and disseminates education practices for success of low-income and first-generation middle school, high school, and college students. This long-overdue resource helps educators share "what works" and "how to do it." Featured are practices from educators working in federally funded TRIO grant programs. TRIO is a federally funded family of programs through the U.S. Department of Education that includes Educational Talent Search, Educational Opportunity Centers, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement, Student Support Services, Upward Bound, Upward Bound Math-Science, and Veterans Upward Bound. An external expert panel approves each education practice at the promising, validated, or exemplary level depending upon the evidence.