SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. We help each student excel. A national Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO), SkillsUSA serves middle-school, high-school and college/postsecondary students preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service (including health) occupations. Dig into what SkillsUSA is below:
Advantages of Membership:
- Grow and develop your personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.
- Gain access to exclusive scholarship opportunities.
- Earn recognition through SkillsUSA’s local, state and national career competition programs.
- Join a community of like-minded peers from diverse backgrounds.
- Lead and participate in chapter activities.
- Network with business and industry leaders.
- Build your resume through professional development opportunities.
SkillsUSA Framework Kahoot!
Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform that makes it easy for instructors to create, share and play learning games. These games will engage your students in trivia games based on the SkillsUSA Framework and Essential Elements. Open the PDF for the lesson plan, or click the hyperlinks below to begin:
This is a game-based learning activity that will test your student’s knowledge of all things SkillsUSA! This game is very similar to the televised version of the game: answers are presented on the game board and contestants must respond in the form of a question. Each SkillsUSA related category has a point value. The members will choose a category and point value, and the advisor will set a time limit for the member answering the question. If the member or team is correct and answers within the time frame, they are awarded the point value of the question. Continue until all questions have been answered. The team with the most points wins!
Please click the button above to play SkillsUSA Jeopardy. Included with SkillsUSA Jeopardy:
- Interactive PPT
- How-To Instructions
- Score Card
SkillsUSA Framework Bingo
SkillsUSA Framework Bingo brings fun to the classroom or a chapter meeting. Three types of cards are available for any number of students. Basic Bingo can be used in class, during a meeting or even virtually. Interactive Bingo is perfect for in class, during a meeting or workshop, or can be given as an assignment to complete outside of class. Action Bingo challenges students to practice the skills of the Framework by putting them into action. Three types of cards are available for any number of students.