Chiefs Career Readiness Initiative Launched
The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) is a nonpartisan, nationwide, nonprofit organization of public officials who head departments of elementary and secondary education in… Read More
Recent Board of Directors' Meeting
The Board of Directors' meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, March 12-13, went very well. A big thank you goes to Board President James King and Tennessee State… Read More
Happy 2014! On behalf of our national staff, Board of Directors and our wonderful team of national officers, I wish you happiness, good health and a prosperous New Year.
I… Read More
It's Fall Leadership Development Time
Each fall, we kick off leadership development activities for our students and teachers with the annual Washington Leadership Training Institute (WLTI) in D.C. in September and… Read More
I've met twice with a local management consultant - and another meeting is scheduled for early in September - to discuss creation of a human resources plan. We'll begin by… Read More
We held a debriefing on July 16 with national staff most closely connected to the WorldSkills Competition in Leipzig. We discussed what we learned this year and ways to improve… Read More
We returned this past Monday from a great trip to the WorldSkills Competition (WSC), and we traveled with one of the best, most articulate and composed teams we've ever taken… Read More
Our SkillsUSA WorldTeam returned home on Monday. After the rigorous four-day competition, our students received four international honors.
Our welding competitor received a silver medal and was named Best of Nation.
Our… Read More
On April 27-29, all members of the SkillsUSA WorldTeam (except one) were in Leesburg for training. That included the SkillsUSA 101 course so, they’re all on the same page when… Read More