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 PWR Practices


Practitioners from districts, schools, and organizations have submitted their promising practices for the PWR Playbook. Copy, adapt, and share them! Each practice strives to meet the following criteria:

  • Comprehensive, integrated, high quality, equitable
  • Whole teams are involved
  • Integrated through curriculum and grade levels
  • Shared responsibility
  • Evidence that the process is empowering to students
  • Easy to adopt/adapt
  • Aligned to Postsecondary and Workforce Readiness (PWR) opportunities
  • Measurable

Searchable Database

This searchable database includes processes, implementation action steps, resources, and tools that schools and districts have developed 1) to create/refine their ICAP process and 2) to develop systems that empower students to own their ICAP process and achieve Postsecondary and Workforce Readiness.

Please contact Robin Russel to find out how to submit your practice(s).


10th Anniversary PWR Showcase - February 9, 2021

PWR Showcases feature PWR Facilitators and ICAP Awardees statewide. They highlight student and...

- Mesa County Valley 51

10th Anniversary PWR Showcase - March 9, 2021

PWR Showcases feature PWR Facilitators and ICAP Awardees statewide. They highlight student and...

10th Anniversary Story Telling Podcasts

Listen to the stories of ICAP advocates and dignitaries, past and present. Find out how ICAP got...

Adulting 101 - Lonestar Schools

Students will complete six badges - for capstone, for ICAP, and for lifelong learning.  They...

- Lone Star 101

Advance CTE: Early Postsecondary Opportunities

In March, Advance CTE, in partnership with the College in High School Alliance, released The...


Aurora Public Schools won an ICAP Award in March 2021 for this elementary school curriculum. ...

- Adams-Arapahoe 28J

Capstone - Center High School

Students in Center start collecting evidence for their capstone process in 6th grade.  In 11th...

- Center 26 JT

Capstone - Otis High School

There are six required components of the ...

- Otis R-3

Career Conversation Starters

These Career Conversations Starters provide a guide for working with students, parents...