Career & Technical Education

Skills USA

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Overview: SkillsUSA is a National Organization that provides students with educational experiences in leadership, teamwork, citizenship, and character development. The New York State SkillsUSA has more than 10,000 members who are involved in many community service activities as well as competing in Regional Conferences and the State Conference held in Syracuse New York each spring. The first-place winners of the State Conference go on to compete in the National Leadership and Skills Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia in June. Business and industry partners are directly involved in evaluating students' knowledge and skills.

New York State Organization Web Site: http://www.nysskillsusa.org/

National Organization Web Site: https://www.skillsusa.org/

NYSED Contact: Nicole Hadsell

Last Updated: July 17, 2020