Becky’s Blog: Culture of Continuous Improvement Supports Gains in Student Achievement – Featuring Dr. Richard Patterson, Guest Blogger

Greetings Friends,  . Within this blog, we are delighted to share about exciting gains in student achievement that our friends at School District 27J’s Otho E. Stuart Middle School are experiencing. Former principal, and now Director of Student Achievement and Professional Learning for the district, credits these gains to the culture of Continuous Improvement developed within the […]

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Reflections of Youth Coming Soon

Reflections of Youth… One way we are working to keep youth at the center is by simply listening. We listen to understand, allowing our partners to identify the root causes of the problems they’ve identified and bring youth into the changemaking process to help inform the work we do. But this goes beyond just having […]

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Becky’s Blog: “Youth at the Center of our Work” – Featuring Ashley Edinger, Guest Blogger

Greetings Friends, Here at ACYI, we have been intently focused on supporting authentic youth engagement and ensuring that youth are at the center of our work. We clearly understand that a “customer-minded” approach that focuses on the “customer” themselves influencing and participating in the process, is critical to helping improve outcomes. After all, they are […]

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We’re Stepping Up Our Support to Empower Data Driven Decision Making: Introducing ACYI’s New Data Director

We are stepping up our support to empower even more data driven decision making to take place across the ACYI Partnership. To that end, we are delighted to introduce Daniel Archuleta, ACYI’s new Data Director, who will help make this happen. asd As the Data Director for the ACYI Partnership, Daniel is responsible for supporting […]

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‘Adams County Works’ Team Refining Process to Help Close the Attainment Gap

Students in Adams County are enrolling in postsecondary opportunities at a rate less than their peers across the state. Particularly, students of color who are enrolling behind their white peers. “For many students of color a major barrier is their lack of connectedness with university and colleges,” said Dr. Will Mellion of Metro State University’s […]

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Job Opening: Part-Tim Data Manager

SUMMARY: The Adams County Youth Initiative (ACYI), is a local nonprofit that works to mobilize and support a Partnership of stakeholders, who have agreed to work together to benefit children and youth throughout the community from Cradle through Career, is hiring a Data Manager. This is a new position and will play an integral role […]

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