Ashley Andersen

Agility in Action: Exploring Education for a New Era

Our education system was created for a different time and now we must explore how to transform it for a new era – the age of agility. Listen to the full keynote from the Great Schools are Good Business breakfast

Ashley Andersen

Learning from the Great Schools are Good Business Annual Breakfast

Every year, Colorado Succeeds brings together members and their colleagues, policymakers, and partners to share our progress and hear from top leaders who have a pulse on how our education system must evolve. Opening our program with a brief overview

Ashley Andersen

What Does Innovation in Education Look Like?

Agility Delegation Trip to Bay Area, CA Yields Ideas, Inspiration Silicon Valley is America’s epicenter of innovation. That is why Colorado Succeeds organized a delegation of Colorado business leaders to travel there in late November to visit with education and

Ashley Andersen

2018 Opportunities for Impact

Colorado Succeeds connects our business members with high ROI opportunities that support schools and educators and improve learning experiences for students.

Denver high school girls tour JE Dunn's Denver construction site.
Ashley Andersen

JE Dunn Promotes Women and Girls in STEM in Colorado

When you imagine a school field trip, having kids don hardhats and safety goggles and tour a high-rise construction site probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind. But for 27 Denver high school girls who gathered at the

Ashley Andersen

Colorado Business & Civic Leaders Visit DC for a Tour-de-Education

  Colorado Succeeds led a delegation of twenty-five chamber and industry association leaders – representing every county of Colorado – to Washington D.C., in late September to meet with elected officials, diplomats, and national experts on key education issues and opportunities

Ashley Andersen

Colorado Succeeds Member Profile: Centura Health

By Ashley Andersen Member Since: 2016 Education Goal: To play a role in preparing the future workforce and ensure that there are qualified healthcare professionals that represent our communities. Reach: Colorado and Western Kansas Centura Health, the region’s largest healthcare

Ashley Andersen

Rallying for STEM at the Capitol

Policy met practice at the Colorado State Capitol on March 14 when Colorado Succeeds co-hosted STEM Day at the Capitol. Nearly 100 leaders from business, education, and government gathered in the Old Supreme Court Chambers to promote science, technology, engineering,

Ashley Andersen

Great Schools Are Good Business Power Lunch with Peter Sheahan

KEY TAKEAWAYS: Transformative, radical change to any system, including public schools, has to be undertaken incrementally. Practice humility. This is especially important for the business community to consider when jumping into the at times perplexing world of public education. Allow