FUTURE SKILLED WORKFORCE MEMBERS TO BE RECOGNIZED

More than $800,000 in student scholarships and prizes will be awarded next week.   Delaware SkillsUSA contests were held at sites throughout the state in the month of February with nearly 900 students, advisers, and judges who represent business and industry from throughout the state participating in 61 state contests.    The more than $800,000 in student scholarships and prizes will be awarded from partners such as Automotive Training Center, Delaware Technical Community College, Universal Technical Institute, IBEW Read more…

State Officers Donate $7,665 to Toys for Tots at Delaware Fall Leadership Conference!

The State Officers from Delaware SkillsUSA in collaboration with officers from Business Professionals of America, DECA, Educator’s Rising, Family Career and Community Leaders of America, HOSA, and Technology Student Association hosted the annual Fall Leadership Conference (FLC) at Delaware Technical Community College on November 29-30, 2018. The FLC was sponsored by the Delaware Department of Education, Delaware Advisory Council on Career and Technical Education, and Delaware Technical Community College with 982 participants representing 126 chapters Read more…

Polytech Students Win Big at SkillsUSA

POLYTECH High School is excited to announce that two students have placed in the top three at the 2018 SkillsUSA National Championships in Louisville, KY. This annual event brings together over 6,500 first place winners in more than 100 Career and Technical Skill events from all 50 states. Robert Bell received the Bronze medal (3rd place) in the Internetworking competition and Ashish D’Souza received the Gold medal (1st place) in Computer Programming. Both students are Read more…

Delaware’s Highly Skilled Students Honored by SkillsUSA in Louisville

         Highly skilled students and advisors from across Delaware attended the 54th annual National SkillsUSA Leadership Conference from June 24-29, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. Delaware students represented our state in competitive events that such as: Architectural Drafting, Automotive Service Technology, Aviation Maintenance Technology, Carpentry, Computer Programming, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Diesel Equipment Technology, Electronics Technology, Extemporaneous Speaking, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, Industrial Motor Controls, Information Technology, Masonry, Plumbing, Prepared Speech, Technical Math, Read more…

2018 Delaware SkillsUSA Contest Results Announced

On April 13, 2018 business, industry, and academic partners from throughout Delaware and the Mid-Atlantic region gathered Wednesday to honor SkillsUSA members at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover. More than 300 students were recognized for their outstanding performance in 63 individual, team, technical, and leadership contests with nearly $875,000 in student scholarships and prizes awarded. The top medalist in each contest will further advance his or her outstanding achievement at the National SkillsUSA conference in Louisville, Read more…