Our affiliates in each state work to dramatically improve the education-to-workforce pipeline. By galvanizing the business community to help improve student outcomes, we simultaneously improve business and economic conditions, civic engagement, and overall quality of life for all citizens.
Colorado Succeeds was founded on the premise that the business community has the obligation, opportunity and capacity to increase the college and workforce readiness of all students through an ambitious, aggressive and comprehensive reform agenda.
Idaho Business for Education
Idaho Business for Education is comprised of Idaho CEOs and company presidents, who share a common goal — Better Education in Idaho. The members of IBE are passionate about improving Idaho’s educational system in all aspects.
BEST NC is a non-profit, non-partisan coalition of business leaders committed to improving North Carolina’s public education system through policy and advocacy.
Arkansas Learns is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, private sector alliance – employers, parents, citizens – dedicated to excellent education for all students to ensure the talent and workforce necessary for Arkansas to successfully compete in a global economy. When Arkansas learns, Arkansas Earns.
Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative
The Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative (OEWI) represents the voice of the state’s business community and works to ensure students receive the skills and experience they need to succeed in a 21st Century global economy. The mission is to engage business leaders in the development of education policies that will align the K-12 education system to the needs of tomorrow’s workforce.