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Year 2 of The Succeeds Prize came and went, and now we are gearing up for the 2019 ceremony. We brought together over 1,000 leaders from Colorado’s business, education, and government communities to celebrate our public schools and educators as the heroes they are. $150,000 was awarded to top-performing public schools and educators across the state in six categories.

 

Follow along as we share stories of impact, scale success, and continue to shine a light on amazing Colorado educators disrupting the status quo.

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$150,000 was awarded.

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The Awards

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The Selection Process

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The Sponsors

$150,000 will be awarded in 4 categories:

  • Transformational Impact in an Elementary School
  • Transformational Impact in a Middle School
  • Transformational Impact in a High School
  • The Excellence Awards

Transformational Impact Awards: 
Data-driven process conducted by an external analyst and committee of business, civic, and education leaders to determine public schools making transformational gains in academic achievement.

Excellence Awards:
Application process open to all educators who go beyond traditional course offerings, connect ALL students to STEM experiences, develop and apply 21st century skills, and/or uses technology to solve the most pressing problems in education today.

The Succeeds Prize is Presented Collaboratively by:

  • Colorado Succeeds
  • 9NEWS
  • mindSpark Learning

Past Sponsors:

  • Climax Molybdenum
  • TTEC
  • DaVita
  • Western Union
  • Ball Corporation
  • Janus Henderson Investors
  • Arrow Electronics

With relentless collaboration, enthusiasm, and support from Colorado’s business community.

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The most prestigious awards and recognition event for Colorado's public schools and educators