Our Work

We collaborate with leading employers and innovative educators to ensure all Colorado's students are prepared for the future.

The most prestigious awards and recognition event for Colorado’s public schools and educators. Honoring the transformational impact and innovative educators leading in schools across the state.

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Setting a statewide vision for STEM in Colorado, the STEM Champions are change agents for how school and industry work together to ensure all students have access to high quality STEM education and experiences that will prepare them for success.

Colorado STEM

In partnership with 20 business organizations, this guide highlights the economic impact if Colorado had the best education system in the country. See what the future Governor of Colorado’s plan would be to get us there.

Governor Voter’s Guide

Industry-Aligned Capstones

Supporting educators in developing capstone projects aligned with real world problems. Once created, businesses partner with schools to apply the skills and competencies important for college and career success. 

Capstone Projects

Innovation Coaching for Educators

Providing a business perspective to educators looking to develop, refine, and pilot their innovative ideas for teaching and learning. Through The Succeeds Prize, the business community will fund the best and most innovative ideas.

Awarding Innovation

Educator Externships

Provide workplace experiences to educators over their summer break, giving them insights and perspective to take back to the classroom and improve student’s real-world application of lessons. 

Summer Externships

Apply unique business expertise, leadership skills, and influence to continuously improve Colorado’s schools. Learn more about our member’s perspectives and ideas.  

Network Perspectives

Join opportunities to meet high-level officials, travel to leading cities to learn and bring back important ideas, and engage with like-minded leaders who are championing innovations that benefit Colorado students and employers.

Member Events

In order for Colorado’s education system to meet the demands of this new age, explore the experience and competencies students in classrooms today need to acquire so they succeed in a rapidly changing environment.

Vision 2030 Framework

Our Progress

We’re passionate about Colorado students, and their future. Since we started our work in 2006, we've built resources, supported legislation, designed programs, and shared data all to make education better for every student in our state.

Here’s the progress we made just last year:


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Awarded to Educators


Policies Passed


Stories Citing Succeeds


Followers on Social Media

The Future of Learning

We're focused on finding the best in Colorado to scale and learn from. At Colorado Succeeds we want to find the most inspiring schools and educators to share their stories.
What would it take to make sure every student in Colorado had opportunities like these?
What would Colorado's economy look like with the best schools?