Colorado Succeeds

Examining Educator Evaluation from a Teacher’s Point of View

By Mark Sass  Mark Sass is a high school teacher at Legacy High School, and the Executive Director of Teach Plus Colorado.     It has been ten years since the implementation of Senate Bill 191, Colorado’s Teacher Evaluation System. Based

Ashley Andersen

Educators & Business Ignite Entrepreneurship in Northern Colorado

Earlier this month, Colorado Succeeds teamed up with the OtterCares Foundation and MindSpark Learning to host NoCO IgnitED, a two-day immersive event focused on educators  and industry partners collaborating to spark entrepreneurship in education. Over 100 attendees from five school

Erin Parks

Homegrown Talent Initiative Brings Community MembersTogether

The Homegrown Talent Initiative has brought together hundreds of community members as the 8 participants have hosted a number of meetings to build a graduate profile and design new programs. HTI is rooted deeply in the context of local community

Erin Parks

Homegrown Talent Initiative in the News

The Homegrown Talent Initiative is gaining momentum as communities begin to rally more students, parents, business partners, and educators to create more opportunities for career-connected learning and develop their graduate profiles.  HTI is rooted deeply in the context of local

HTI Meeting
Madison Knapp

Reimagining High School in Rural Colorado

Community-Driven, Work-Based Learning Programs Create New Opportunities for Students in Cañon City With the right local leaders in education, business, and the community, schools across Colorado can create innovative programs that better prepare students for an uncertain future and equip