Today is the first nationwide celebration designed to celebrate teenagers' decisions to pursue careers in the skilled trades.
Students who go into the trades—even new-age career-tech fields like cyber security or… Read More
Honored as America’s Top SkillsUSA Programs for 2019
Leesburg, Va. — SkillsUSA recently named 24 SkillsUSA chapters as Models of Excellence for 2019. At the top level of SkillsUSA’s Chapter Excellence… Read More
A new breed of students has flooded into career-technical education, and they’re transforming a slice of the K-12 world that’s long suffered from stigma and disrespect.
Read the full story on… Read More
Leesburg, Va. — Distribution Contractors Association (DCA), headquartered in Richardson, Texas, has announced support for SkillsUSA, a national nonprofit focused on workforce development. The 2019 sponsorship will support the mission… Read More
Event to acknowledge, honor and encourage high school seniors who have chosen to pursue a career as a professional in the skilled trades
Leesburg, Va. — SkillsUSA and Klein Tools are excited… Read More
Leesburg, Va. — State Farm Insurance Companies has announced support for SkillsUSA, a national nonprofit focused on workforce development. The 2019 grant will support the mission of SkillsUSA and several… Read More
On Tuesday, March 26, the Senate CTE Caucus hosted a reception at the Dirksen Senate Office Building for Members of Congress and their staffs, titled “CTE Success: Student Leaders in… Read More
On March 11-12, the WorldSkills USA team members and their experts, traveled to St. Paul, Minn., for two days of training at 3M's headquarters. The first day was spent in… Read More
SkillsUSA wields a large shovel, but we have a big hole to fill. That hole is in the American economy and it is called the skills gap—the widening gap between… Read More
SkillsUSA Executive Director Tim Lawrence served as a panelist for a CTE 101 briefing for Hill staffers on Friday, Feb. 8. The event was a recruitment push for the House CTE… Read More