We envision a day when all of Colorado’s students graduate high school fully prepared for whatever comes next – whether it be additional education, technical training, or the workforce. To help make this goal a reality, the state has adopted higher standards and better tests. Together, they give teachers and parents a clearer picture of how students are doing and whether or not they are on track to succeed.
by Maja Rosenquist and Nancy L. Wollen
From Mortenson Construction’s numerous projects across the Front Range to Kaiser Permanente’s 30 medical office buildings in Colorado, one thing is true: Our employees are our most important resource. We rely on them to meet the needs of our customers and keep our businesses running smoothly.
Thursday, April 7, 2016 - Denver, Colorado - A bipartisan coalition of legislators and a broad cross-section of stakeholders today called on the Colorado General Assembly to establish equity for the state’s 108,000 public charter school students. “For more than twenty years, charter public schools have met student needs, lifted achievement, and demonstrated fresh approaches to education,” said state Rep. Angela Williams, D-Denver. “Yet they’ve been hindered by inequities. It is time to provide equitable financial support to charter school
By Ashley Andersen Member Since: 2015 Education Goal: To make education more relevant for students and their future employers. Reach: Nationwide When it comes to recognizing and developing the most critical skills of the successful 21st century student and employee, Michael Simpson and Pairin, the company he co-founded in 2012 with Dr. Ron Young, wrote the book – or at least the software. What began in 2000 as a consulting firm focused on helping employers find that “needle in a