SkillsUSA executive director Tim Lawrence received a Founders Award as part of a CareerSafe event Feb. 22 to celebrate the milestone of 1 million students trained in safety.
In conjunction with… Read More
Leesburg, Va. — The mikeroweWORKS Foundation has contributed $50,000 to a SkillsUSA scholarship fund for students competing in the world’s largest showcase of career and technical education at the 2018… Read More
SkillsUSA student leaders headed to Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Feb. 6, for Advocacy Day as part of SkillsUSA Week and Career and Technical Education Month. The 15 national officers met… Read More
Kieron Kohlmann Represents the United States and the WorldSkills Americas
Leesburg, Va. — Kieron Kohlmann, a former SkillsUSA Championships and SkillsUSA WorldTeam competitor, has been chosen to represent the western hemisphere’s… Read More
Leesburg, Va. — Thousands of local SkillsUSA chapters are joining more than 50 state associations for SkillsUSA Week Feb. 4-10, 2018. The annual celebration, presented by Carhartt, represents over 300,000… Read More
Quality jobs shift from blue-collar industries to skilled services.
Many believe good jobs for workers without a bachelor's degree no longer exist in a labor market buffeted by automation and globalization… Read More
“Attracting the Next Generation” Report Shows
Value of SkillsUSA Within Career and Technical Education
Leesburg, Va. — SkillsUSA membership increases career and technical students’ likelihood of continuing in the career they are… Read More
Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, in partnership with JPMorgan Chase & Co., has released new research that finds that even with the overall decline in manufacturing, nearly… Read More
Highlights Importance of a Competitive, Highly Skilled Workforce
Leesburg, Va. — The SkillsUSA WorldTeam received four Medallions of Excellence in the WorldSkills Competition Oct. 14-19. SkillsUSA represents the United States and… Read More
SkillsUSA competitor Jordan Baker was featured in The Wall Street Journal on Oct. 30 in an article, “The Thrill of Victory in Welding, Baking and Bricklaying,” about the recent WorldSkills… Read More