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
Ask most business owners about their most pressing needs today and high on the list is finding employees who possess the essential skills required to be productive team members: collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creativity. Lately, however, a new essential
Colorado Succeeds connects our business members with high ROI opportunities that support schools and educators and improve learning experiences for students.
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
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
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
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,
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
Concerted efforts from the fringes of both major political parties to derail the Common Core State Standards and throttle back state testing of public school students could ultimately pose a threat to the nation’s position in the world economy.