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SkillsUSA News 2018-2019 >>>


2018 National SkillsUSA Conference - News' Release

Contacts:
Sonja Daley, RN BSN MS CTE sdaley@grts.org
Health Services Technology Instructor,
Paramedic Clinical Coordinator, SkillsUSA Advisor

Brandon Dennis bdennis@grts.org
Phone: 660-646-3414 OR FAX 660 646 3568
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Additional advisors include: Lee Caughron, Jamie Sullivan, Mike Harrington, Chris Todd, Don Dennis, Arch Haslar, Ray Summers, Anthony Hinnen and Kenny Estes

ABOUT SkillsUSA:

SkillsUSA (formerly known as VICA) is a national organization serving high school and college students and professional members enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations in high schools and college/technical schools. SkillsUSA prepares America's high performance workers. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work, high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free enterprise system and involvement in community service activities. For more information: www.skillsusa.org.

SkillsUSA FACT SHEET

Membership: More than 305,000 student and instructors join SkillsUSA annually, organized into more than 14,700 sections and 54 state and territorial associations. SkillsUSA has served more than 10 million members.

CT PHOTO: ANGIE TALKEN

SkillsUSA officers for 2018-2019 at Grand River Technical School are front row, left to right: Josie Reeter, secretary; Malloree Summers, president; Ryley Baragarg, vice president; and Shaylea Martin, chaplain. Back row, left to right: Garett Byrom, reporter; Drew Minnis, historian; and Zack tustison, treasurer.

Mission: SkillsUSA is an applied method of instruction for preparing America's high performance workers in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work: high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service.

Partners: Currently, more than 16,000 teachers and school administrators serve as professional SkillsUSA members and instructors. More than 1,000 business, industry and labor sponsors actively support SkillsUSA at the national level through financial aid, in-kind contributions, and involvement of their people in SkillsUSA activities. Many more work directly with state associations and local chapters.

Programs: SkillsUSA programs include local, state and national competitions in which students demonstrate occupational and leadership skills. At the annual SkillsUSA Championships, more than 5,000 students compete in more than 90 occupational and leadership skill contests. SkillsUSA programs also help to establish industry standards for job skill training in the classroom and promote community service. SkillsUSA is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and is cited as a successful model of employer-driven youth development training program by the U.S. Department of Labor. For more information, go to: www.SkillsUSA.org or www.SkillsUSAMO.org.

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The Grand River Technical School adheres to a policy of non-discrimination on the basis of age, color, creed, handicap, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, or sex in admissions, educational programs, activities, financial aid, and employment.

Public Notice
Nondiscrimination Statement
Chillicothe R-II School District

The Chillicothe R-II School District complies with all federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974 and the American Disabilities Act (ADA). It is the policy of the school district that no person, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or handicap, shall be discriminated against in employment, educational programs and activities or admissions. Inquiries or complaints concerning the Chillicothe R-II School Districtís compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 or the American Disabilities Act (ADA) may be directed to: Superintendent Office, Chillicothe R-II School District, P.O. Box 530, Chillicothe, Missouri, 64601. (660-646-4566).

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