Executive Update: June 15, 2019

Important Dates June 22-24: Activate, Leverage and Engage Training, Louisville, Ky. June 24-28: National Leadership and Skills Conference, Louisville, Ky. July 23-28: Summer National Officer Training, Dulles, Va. Executive Director’s Report In the Home Stretch for 2019 NLSC This will be our largest-ever National Leadership and Skills Conference, with preconference paid registration at 11,132 and […]

Executive Update: June 1, 2019

Important Dates June 22-24: Activate, Leverage and Engage Training, Louisville, Ky. June 24-28: National Leadership and Skills Conference, Louisville, Ky Executive Director’s Report Media Coverage Worth Millions for SkillsUSA National Signing Day We are still basking in the glow of the media coverage from SkillsUSA National Signing Day on May 8. There were 634 print […]

mikeroweWORKS Foundation Provides Travel Scholarships for SkillsUSA Members Assistance for Students to Demonstrate Their Skills

Leesburg, Va. — The mikeroweWORKS Foundation has contributed $50,000 to a SkillsUSA scholarship fund for 88 students about to compete in the world’s largest showcase of career and technical education. This contribution was matched by the Charles Koch Foundation and by Koch Industries to total $100,000 in travel scholarships for SkillsUSA students. This is the […]

Executive Update: May 15, 2019

Important Dates June 22-24: Activate, Leverage and Engage Training, Louisville, Ky. June 24-28: National Leadership and Skills Conference, Louisville, Ky Executive Director’s Report First SkillsUSA National Signing Day a Big Success For our first SkillsUSA National Signing Day on Wednesday, May 8, over 300 schools and an estimated 3,000 students participated across the country. Our […]

SkillsUSA Names 24 Schools as National Models of Excellence

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 Program, these schools are recognized for the exceptional integration and application of personal, workplace and technical skills in their SkillsUSA chapter activities. This is […]